The Hocon Blog

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The Propane Advantage for Builders

As a builder, you know that every choice you make for your project matters – and two of the most important one’s you’ll have to make are how to power your building, and how to market it so it stands out from the crowd.

Relaxing on the patio

Choosing the Right Patio Heater

It may not feel like it, but ready or not, spring is officially here – and soon it will be time to kick off a new season of outdoor living at your Connecticut home.

Indoor patio heater

Propane Can Do That…

You may think of propane simply as fuel for your barbecue grill – and if you do, you’re missing out on one of the most versatile ways to power your Connecticut home.

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Smart Move: Yale Turns to Clean, Green Propane Autogas

As you may have heard, our Connecticut neighbors at Yale University have a bit of a reputation for doing smart things. Take 2015, for example.

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Welcome to Our New Website and Blog!

Since our founding in 1952, Hocon Gas has taken a customer-first approach to serving our friends and neighbors in Connecticut, New York and Massachusetts – and now is no exception.

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EPA Acts on Emissions from Wood Burning Heaters

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently updated its clean air standards for residential wood heaters, with the intent of making new wood-heating units burn significantly cleaner through new emissions standards.