[rodeogulchbroadband] Re: [off topic] Propane supplier feedback?

We too.

-- Eric


On Sep 19, 2011, at 10:03, Patricia Holbert <pjholbert@xxxxxxx> wrote:

> We would change from Coast if there were a group rate.
> Patty
> On Sep 19, 2011, at 9:41 AM, Eric Rupp wrote:
> 
>> Gulchers,
>> 
>> I called Pacific Propane on Friday to ask that our tank rent be reduced from 
>> $70/yr to $1/yr -- they refused siting skeptism that other people's deals 
>> were real or long-term; they also said that other companies may let their 
>> customers run out when things get busy -- has anyone ever run out?
>> 
>> Back to the idea of community purchasing and a back-of-the-napkin 
>> calculation: we use roughly 1 gallon of propane per day x 365 days x 250 
>> Rodeo Gulch houses x $1 per gallon potential savings (is that real?) = 
>> $91,250 EVERY YEAR.  
>> 
>> There's power in numbers.
>> 
>> Eric Rupp
>> 
>> 
>> On Sep 17, 2011, at 11:19 AM, Brigitte Cullem wrote:
>> 
>>> Hi all,
>>> We paid 2.98/gallon yesterday from Dassel's.  We are also interested in 
>>> group rates.
>>> Brigitte and Dan Cullem
>>> 
>>> From: Claudia Ayers <claudia.ayers@xxxxxxxxx>
>>> To: rodeogulchbroadband@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> Sent: Saturday, September 17, 2011 11:15 AM
>>> Subject: [rodeogulchbroadband] Re: [off topic] Propane supplier feedback?
>>> 
>>> Coast filled our take last Wednesday... charging $3.48 per gallon!!
>>> 
>>> claudia on Chimney Creek Road (near Ponza)
>>> 
>>> On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 9:50 AM, Sheila Koski <sheilamfk@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> If we can get all together and hire same gas supplier, maybe we will all 
>>> pay less.  I am all for that.  we are currently using coast gas. The price 
>>> fluctuates every month.  Sheila
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On Sat, Sep 17, 2011 at 7:20 AM, Donald McAlister <dmcalister1@xxxxxxxxx> 
>>> wrote:
>>> Frank,
>>> 
>>> We would be glad to support a "community effort" to achieve lower gas 
>>> prices.  We currently use Coast Gas.  They have serviced us well.  We are 
>>> on an "Annual Account" plan @ $270/mo.  I do not know the price per gallon 
>>> but will find out and let you know.
>>>  
>>> Donald G. McAlister
>>> (831) 464-1887
>>> (831) 227-6074-cell
>>> dmcalister1@xxxxxxxxx
>>> 
>>> From: Frank Mara <frank_mara@xxxxxxxxxxx>
>>> To: "rodeogulchbroadband@xxxxxxxxxxxxx" <rodeogulchbroadband@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>>> Sent: Wednesday, September 14, 2011 4:57 PM
>>> 
>>> Subject: [rodeogulchbroadband] Re: [off topic] Propane supplier feedback?
>>> 
>>> We should start a homeowners propane association like Skyline Propane Users 
>>> Group. They pay about $1/ gal less than the rest of us... Rodeo gulch 
>>> propane homeowners group.
>>> 
>>> Www.southskyline.org
>>> 
>>> Check out their cost charged by the major propane cos. and compare to your 
>>> cost. It takes the mystery out of this commodity business. 
>>> F
>>> 
>>> Sent from my iPhone
>>> 
>>> On Sep 14, 2011, at 4:40 PM, Bart Teeuwisse 
>>> <bart.teeuwisse@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>> 
>>>> Hi Neighbors,
>>>> 
>>>> we're in the process of selecting a new propane supplier for our home. 
>>>> I've called our local suppliers and asked about their prices for new 
>>>> customers:
>>>> 
>>>> Company           Website                           Telephone         Tank 
>>>> Rent 1st fill $/Gallon
>>>> Pacific Propane   http://www.pacificpropane.com/    (831) 633-5020    
>>>> $90.00    $3.19    $3.19
>>>> Suburban Propane  http://www.suburbanpropane.com/   (831) 438-2004    
>>>> $75.00    $2.49    $2.99
>>>> AmeriGas          http://amerigas.com/              (831) 438-3400    
>>>> $49.00    $2.69    $3.73
>>>> Dassel's          http://www.dassels.com/           (831) 426-4624    
>>>> $70.00    $2.85    $2.98
>>>> Coast Gas         http://www.coastgas.com/ (831) 724-3200    $55.00        
>>>>      $3.27
>>>> 
>>>> Suburban and Dassel's stand out for their low prices. Before I make the 
>>>> swith I'd like to hear your feedback on your supplier. Anyone here using 
>>>> either Suburban or Dassel's? Are you happy with them? Your feedback will 
>>>> help shape our decision.
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> 
>>>> -- 
>>>> Bart Teeuwisse // =bartt // (831) 480-5106
>>>> twitter: bartt // linkedin: bartt
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>>> -- 
>>> claudia ayers
>>> 181 Chimney Creek Road
>>> Soquel, CA 95073
>>> 831.462.4823 Home (leave messages here)
>>> 831.227.0049 Cell (not accessible at home)
>>> 
>>> 
>>> 
>> 
> 

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