This course will explore how propane is effectively used in commercial construction, specifically for six major interior applications: space heating, water heating, clothes drying, cooking, fireplaces and dehumidification. Today, a broad range of propane storage and distribution systems enable propane to effectively handle large commercial energy loads. Several innovative technologies also make propane a reliable, versatile and environmentally friendly choice for a large variety of commercial construction projects.

Learning Objectives

  • Compare propane advantages to other energy choices for commercial buildings.
  • Describe propane applications in commercial building projects.
  • Select propane storage and distribution systems to meet project goals.
  • Discuss commercial building efficiency, economics, and environmental advantages with propane.