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2013 Convention

Join us for our annual convention and Petro Expo. This year we are pleased to return to The Lodge in Deadwood, SD on September 17-18, 2013. SDP2MA is the only organization in South Dakota, who reaches petroleum marketers, propane marketers, bulk truck operators, convenience stores, wholesalers, and truckstops. If you would like to be an […]

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CETP_Training

CETP Training & Other Training

Certified Employee Training Program (CETP): SDP2MA offers an extensive schedule of these educational training session. Our Trainer, Terry Hanson of Gas Training Specalists (GTS) is the associations exclusive trainer. Hanson has been involved in the educational training of propane companies for 20+ years and is considered “the best in the business” by marketers throughout the […]

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CETP Course Descriptions

1.0 Basic Principles & Practices (prerequisite to 2.2, 2.4, 3.0, 4.1 & 4.2) An “entry level” course that provides pre-requisite instruction about propane’s physical and combustion properties, how propane is produced and transported, the organizations that influence, publish or enforce codes and standards, how basic functions are performed in a bulk plant, primary safety concerns, […]

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Energy_Outlook

2013 Energy Outlook

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration on April 16, 2013, the Annual Energy Outlook for 2013 is as follows: 2. Oil price and production trends in AEO2013 The benchmark oil price in AEO2013 is based on spot prices for Brent crude oil (commonly cited as Dated Brent in trade publications), an international benchmark for […]

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