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I’ve never had a propane run-out. Why do I need a tank monitor?

I’ve got a bunch of propane appliances at my home. I use it for space and water heating, my stove in the kitchen is propane, I have a backup generator, a pool heater in the back yard, and my clothes dryer is connected too. My tank is massive, I’m already on automatic delivery, and I’ve […]

Tank Monitoring Benefits to Propane Suppliers and Customers

Who benefits more from tank monitors – fuel suppliers or homeowners?

We’ve written in the past about different types of propane users and their tank monitoring benefits – homeowners with pool heaters, commercial agricultural greenhouses, backup generators, second-homes, harware stores with 20# BBQ refill stations, and restaurants & the hospitality industry. In those articles we talk mostly about what the fuel supplier gets out of using […]

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Generac Propane Tank Monitors from Tank Utility

We’re so proud to partner with Generac to provide propane tank monitors to homeowners with backup generators! Having a backup generator can increase your peace-of-mind that your family will always have power but only if you have fuel in your propane tank. Tank Utility helps Generac ensure propane generators stay running with our Wi-Fi enabled propane tank monitors […]

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Tank Utility helps Generac ensure propane generators stay running

Re-printed announcement from Generac and Tank Utility Fuel Tank Tech Ensures Propane Generators Stay Running Tank Utility lets homeowners monitor propane tank levels from their smartphones WAUKESHA, Wis. — With as many as 40 percent of all home standby generators installed around the country running on liquid propane (LP) fuel, homeowners need to ensure that their […]

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Operations Portal: Device Health Icon

The information from a propane tank monitoring system can help a fuel supplier better schedule deliveries and prevent customer run-outs. You can check an individual customer tank level anytime from miles away. Once you’ve deployed 100’s or 1,000’s of tank monitors like some Tank Utility users, the challenge becomes seeing a global view of all of […]

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Operations Portal: Portfolio Alerts for Offline, Deployment, and Threshold

Setting up user alerts is critical to fully take advantage of a propane tank monitoring system. Tank Utility’s Operations Portal provides the ability to set up alerts either individually, monitor by monitor; or globally for the full portfolio of devices. At the portfolio level, operators can set up alerts and assign users ahead of deploying […]

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Join us at the 2017 NEFI Expo

The Tank Utility team will be in Worcester, MA this week (June 14-15, 2017) for the NEFI Expo (New England Fuel Institute) at the DCI Center! Take home a 60-day trial of our tank monitoring system from the NEFI Expo! Request a free demo tank monitor and come by our booth (#818) at the NEFI Expo to pick it […]

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Fuel Delivery Efficiency Analysis Series: New Customer Check-Up

This article is part of our series on fuel delivery efficiency. Tank Utility offers every customer our detailed Delivery Efficiency Analysis Report using their delivery history data. The report helps fuel suppliers to benchmark their performance and find ways to improve efficiency and reduce costs. Fuel Delivery Efficiency Series: Fuel Delivery Efficiency Analysis Overview Average Drop Size […]

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Fuel Delivery Efficiency Analysis Series: Red Flag Accounts

This article is part of our series on fuel delivery efficiency. Tank Utility offers every customer our detailed Delivery Efficiency Analysis Report using their delivery history data. The report helps fuel suppliers to benchmark their performance and find ways to improve efficiency and reduce costs. Fuel Delivery Efficiency Series: Fuel Delivery Efficiency Analysis Overview Average Drop Size […]

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Fuel Delivery Efficiency Analysis Series: Run-out Review

This article is part of our series on fuel delivery efficiency. Tank Utility offers every customer our detailed Delivery Efficiency Analysis Report using their delivery history data. The report helps fuel suppliers to benchmark their performance and find ways to improve efficiency and reduce costs. Fuel Delivery Efficiency Series: Fuel Delivery Efficiency Analysis Overview Average Drop Size […]