Upcoming PPA Webinar Series Schedule

February – April Monthly Webinar Series Schedule

The 2024 PPA monthly webinar series will be begin next week. Webinars take place the first Tuesday of the month at 9:00 AM. Speakers include industry experts and government agency partners who cover a wide range of topics impacting your business.

February 6 at 9:00 AM

Propane Supply & Hedging: Next Year’s Negotiations Start Here

Presented by: Synergy Commodity

With term supply negotiations approaching in March propane retailers need to start preparing now for those discussions. Crestwood’s acquisition may affect fuel dealers in terms of physical supply and hedging. Key topics will be covered, including:

  1. Supplier changes and logistical considerations: Where does 2024 Propane Supply Stand? Solid Rock or Shifting Sand?
  2. Structuring a more robust supply strategy: Tactics to build a more durable procurement plan.


March 5 at 9:00 AM

Free Bioheat® Fuel Marketing Materials for PA Fuel Companies

Presented by: Consumer Focus Marketing

What if we told you there was a free library of professionally designed marketing materials to advertise your delivery of Bioheat® fuel blends? You heard that right—without spending a dime, Pennsylvania Bioheat® fuel marketers can download ready-to-use digital and print marketing materials promoting top benefits of the low-carbon energy source.

The resources are offered by the One Industry – One Choice program designed to educate consumers on the benefits of Bioheat® fuel and provide support to fuel providers. PA marketers can also take advantage of free social media posts from Smart Heating PA, a consumer resource that provides helpful information about Bioheat® fuel.

During this webinar, we’ll uncover the various media available to your company, discover how to make the most of these materials, and discuss strategies for implementing these important messages into your current communications. Sign up today to bring your Bioheat® fuel marketing to the next level without needing to invest a single penny.


April 2 at 9:00 AM

Understanding Fuel Surcharging and Convenience Fees

Presented by: Qualpay

A surcharge can help you recoup some of the expenses associated with accepting credit cards for payment. But before you consider adding a credit card surcharge, it’s important that you understand the basic rules and regulations that apply. In this presentation you will learn about:

  • Basic rules and regulations that apply to surcharges
  • Surcharges and convenience fees are not the same: understand the difference
  • Best practices about how to charge surcharges
  • States in which surcharging is prohibited
  • Upcoming rules and regulations
  • Other ways to reduce your credit card processing fees