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A family-owned company since its foundation in 1936, Delta Liquid Energy knows the value of treating their employees as family. As a result, many DLE employees stay with the company for 10, 20, or more years. These notable commitments as well as progressive company news are often featured in local newspapers and business publications. For more information about the DLE team in the news, take a look at the propane industry press releases below.


 

California Propane Marketer and Service Provider Opens New Branch in Lake Isabella

June 25, 2013

Delta Liquid Energy (DLE) announces the opening of it’s a new branch in Lake Isabella. Located at 5100 Lake Isabella Boulevard, the new branch will service Lake Isabella residents and businesses as well as surrounding cities... Read more (PDF)...



Local Propane Marketer Celebrates Longest-Standing Employee Anniversaries

January 21, 2013

Delta Liquid Energy (DLE) celebrates the anniversaries of its two longest-standing employees. Santa Maria Branch Manager Tim Philley, with 29 years, and Technical Specialist Larry Caton, with 27 years… Read more (PDF)...



Propane distributor hopes to entice motorists with alternative fuel option

November 24, 2012

Greg Schultze has made it his mission to educate anyone who will listen about the benefits of propane gas. Read more...



Delta Liquid Energy Announces their Local Hero

October 12, 2012

Propane Delivery Driver Extinguishes Brushfire on Paso Robles Hillside. Delta Liquid Energy propane delivery specialist Dave Wills put out four small brush fires he noticed from the road while driving his delivery route on Adelaida Road in Paso Robles on Friday, October 5, 2012. Read more...



Propane Supplier Sees Cars Fueling Sales and Savings

April 26, 2012

Pac Biz Times - When Harry Platz started a propane distribution company in 1936, many of his clients in Northern San Luis Obispo County had never heard of the alternative fuel source. Read more...



Arro Autogas and Local Arco Gas Station Debut a New Propane Refueling Site

November 21, 2011

Dignitaries Honor the Grand Opening of a Propane (aka “Autogas”) Refueling Location for Autogas Vehicles Read more...



Local Propane Marketer Delta Liquid Energy Announces New Arro Autogas Department

September 23, 2011

Arro Autogas is a New Propane Transport Fuel Provider for Fleets throughout California. Read more...



Local Propane Marketer Delta Liquid Energy Promotes Troy Mack, Ken Sauret and Ted Olsen

September 09, 2011

Delta Liquid Energy’s Paso Robles Branch Manager, Assistant Manager and Propane Autogas Market Manager Welcome their New Positions Read more...



Local Propane Marketer Assists Customers in Gaining Tax Credits For Using Cleaner Burning Vehicles

July 11, 2011

Delta Liquid Energy Urges Local Residents to Write in Support of Green Solutions Act Read more...



Karen Reeves Celebrates Eleven Years with Local Propane Marketer Delta Liquid Energy

December 21, 2010

Accounting Auditor Karen Reeves recently celebrated her eleventh year of employment at local propane company Delta Liquid Energy (DLE). Reeves has been an Accounting Auditor there since 2001. Read more...



California Propane Marketer Leads the Way with New Propane Motor Vehicles

April 26, 2010

Within a month of the new vehicles becoming available, Delta Liquid Energy (DLE), based in California, has purchased four new Roush propane powered F-250 fleet vehicles, leading the way in supporting the latest development in propane motor vehicles. Read more...



Delta Liquid Energy and CleanFuelUSA Install 25 New Public Propane Refueling Sites

February 22, 2010

Thanks to the Clean Cities Recovery Act Awards for Alternative and Advanced Vehicles, California drivers can look forward to more alternative fuel options at the pump over the next two years. As partial recipients of a $12,299,828 grant, CleanFuelUSA and local propane marketer Delta Liquid Energy will install 25 new public propane refueling sites in the Los Angeles Basin and Northern California. Read more...



Delta Liquid Energy Announces New Contract with L.A. Unified School District

October 23, 2009

Local propane marketer, Delta Liquid Energy, has announced a new contract for 90 propane-powered Blue Bird Vision School Buses for Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD). LAUSD is the second largest school district in the nation with over 2,500 bus routes running daily. Cleared for safe passage by the 2010 California Air Resource Board, the new buses will replace highly polluting, smog-producing buses made in 1987 or earlier. In conjunction with the 72 Blue Bird Vision buses already in use by privately contracted school bus service provider Student Transportation of America, the new Delta Liquid Energy (DLE) contract will bring the total to 162 propane-powered school buses in the LAUSD by the second week of November. Read more...



Young Celebrates 15-Year-Old Career with Delta Liquid Energy

October 01, 2009

Opportunity doesn’t always knock. Sometimes you have to knock on opportunity’s door. At least that is the lesson that can be learned from Tony Young, a propane service technician and Paso Robles native, who on September 19, 2009 celebrated 15 years of dedicated service with local, family-owned propane marketing company Delta Liquid Energy (DLE). Read more...



Delta Liquid Energy and Student Transportation of America Unveil 77 Green School Buses of the Future at Open House, Wed. July 1st, 2009

June 25, 2009

Propane Powered School Buses are Low-Emission, Cleaner Burning Read more...



California Business Owner Elected to Lead National Propane Energy Council

June 19, 2009

Propane Education & Research Council embarks on National Energy Conversation under leadership of newly-elected Paso Robles, California Chairman Read more...



Newly Constructed Propane Rail Facility Secures Propane Supply Statewide

April 15, 2009

Delta Liquid Energy imports from Texas and Canada. Read more (PDF)...



Paso Robles District Sales Manager Celebrates Ten Year Anniversary with Delta Liquid Energy

December 04, 2008

Delta Liquid Energy (DLE) is pleased to announce the ten year anniversary of Ken Sauret, Paso Robles District Sales Manager. Sauret isresponsible for acquiring industry referrals. He helps ensure that customers’ delivery, purchase, safety, billing and service needs are being met within the Paso Robles district. Read more (PDF)...



Local Employee Celebrates 10 Years with Delta Liquid Energy

November 19, 2008

Recently, Cris Mitchell celebrated his tenth year working for Delta Liquid Energy (DLE) a local propane company. Mitchell started his employment with DLE in 1998 as a Service Technician. Just a few months after his start at DLE, he was promoted to Manager of the Bakersfield office. “Cris has proven to be a tremendous asset to the company in many ways," says Robert Jacobs, Vice President of Retail operations. Read more (PDF)...



Local Employee Celebrates 19 Years with Delta Liquid Energy Rick Pedersen specializes in helping people have great vacations

July 10, 2008

Delta Liquid Energy (DLE) is pleased to announce the 19-year anniversary of Department Manager Rick Pedersen of Delta RV. Pedersen began his career with Delta RV, a recreational vehicle parts and service store, as a service technician for the North San Luis Obispo location in 1989. Read more (PDF)...



Local Employee Celebrates 12 Years with Delta Liquid Energy

April 14, 2008

Richard Steck, Safety Training and Technology Manager of all nine Delta Liquid Energy (DLE) location service facilities and two rail terminals , recently celebrated his 12 year anniversary with the company. Steck began his career with DLE as a service technician at the Paso Robles location in 1996. Read more (PDF)...



Delta Liquid Energy Hosts Alternative Vehicle Road Show for Recently Available CARB Certified Propane-Powered Vehicles

March 17, 2008

It's all about gaining independence from foreign oil sources and breathing cleaner air, especially for children. Local propane dealer Delta Liquid Energy (DLE) is leading the way by stepping out-of-the-box and holding its own event to showcase new California Air Resources Board (CARB) certified, commercial vehicles that are now available for purchase. Read more (PDF)...



Two Anniversaries and a Grandchild! Delta Liquid Energy Manager Celebrates Two 10 Year Anniversaries and Welcomes His First Grandson

February 28, 2008

Recently, manager Dave Plotkin, celebrated his tenth year working for Delta Liquid Energy (DLE), a local propane company. Plotkin was promoted to manager of the Santa Paula branch in 1999. In and out of the office Plotkin is found working with customers, checking sites, and handling new accounts and finances. Read more (PDF)...



Delta Liquid Energy Employee Tim Philley Celebrates 25 Years with Local Company

January 08, 2008

Tim Philley manager of the Santa Barbara County Delta Liquid Energy location, recently celebrated his 25 year anniversary with the company. When asked what he enjoyed most about his job Philley answered, "The diversity. You truly have to be a Jack of all trades. O ne day you could be in the office and the next in the field." Read more (PDF)...



Delta Liquid Energy Employee Celebrates 15 Years with Local Company

September 27, 2007

Troy Mack (AKA "Mack"), manager of the Arroyo Grande Delta Liquid Energy location, recently celebrated his 15 year anniversary with the company. Mack began his career with DLE as a service technician and was promoted to manager three years ago. Read more (PDF)...



Delta Liquid Energy to display new Ford F-150 propane-powered pickup truck at SLO's Farmers Market

June 11, 2007

With gas prices on the rise, many are looking to alternative fuels that can help save money and lessen the impact on the environment while still getting the job done. Read more (PDF)...



Paso Robles-Based Delta Liquid Energy Exec Re-Appointed to National Propane Council Board

May 29, 2007

William Platz, president and CEO of Paso Robles-based Delta Liquid Energy, has been re-appointed to serve on the prestigious board of the national Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) for a thee-year term. Board members are volunteers who meet quarterly and oversee a budget of more than $45.1 million. Read more (PDF)...



Local businessman presents a new agriculture technology to almost 800 delegates from 58 countries at the 19 World LP Gas Forum in Chicago

December 01, 2006

Robert Jacobs, Vice President of Paso Robles based Delta Liquid Energy (DLE) and the chairman of the Agriculture Advisory Committee for the national Propane Education & Research Council (PERC), recently traveled to Chicago to speak at the 2006 World LP Gas Global Technology Conference on The Stinger - a propane-fueled steam generation technology that is designed to reduce the use of pesticides in vineyards and orchards. Read more (PDF)...



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