Industry News

Announcing Cael Sanderson as the Fall Conference Keynote Speaker!

        The PPA is excited to announce that Cael Sanderson will be the Keynote Speaker during the President’s Banquet Dinner on October 10th! The event will take place at the President’s Box located in Beaver Stadium. Cael Sanderson is the most storied collegiate wrestling in history. To this day, Sanderson is considered […]


PPA Members Support Hurricane Relief Efforts

Shipley Energy (York, PA) and Tevis Energy (Westminster, MD) are a part of a growing list of PPA members who are supporting the recovery efforts for both Hurricane Harvey and Irma. In addition to donating much needed non perishable items, energy providers such as Shipley and Tevis are using their expertise to deliver fuel that […]


PPA builds on SEI partnership in 2017

In 2016 the PPA partnered with the Smart Energy Initiative (SEI) to offer up to 50% off reimbursement costs for a few different classes. So far this year there are 15+ classes that are now eligible for this reimbursement! SEI is a an initiative of the Chester County Economical & Development Council (CCEDC) who administers […]


Who is defined as a HazMat employee?

In most cases, the definition of who is a HazMat employee at your organization is more people than you think. 49 CFR Parts 172.704 states a HazMat employee shall receive certified training required by these subparts at least once every three years. All intrastate and interstate motor carriers transporting hazardous materials, in quantities requiring the […]


Berks-Schuylkill Oil Heat Association Donates $4,925 to the Salvation Army

The Berks-Schuylkill Oil Heat Association (BSOHA) donated $4,925 to both the Berks and Schuylkill County Salvation Army on Thursday, February 16, 2017. Each Salvation Army Corps received half of the total donation. Since 2006, the BSOHA annual charitable donation has directly helped the heating needs of community members. To date, BSOHA has contributed $55,465 to […]