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Operating as an LPG supplier since 1977, DCC's LPG division has grown substantially both through acquisition and organically.Today we operate across 7 countries in Europe, and have extended our offer beyond LPG into Natural Gas, LNG, Aerosol gas and renewable energies such as solar and biomass.

We are owned by DCC plc, a support services company based in Ireland, quoted on the London Stock Exchange on the FTSE100.

With over 30 years’ experience meeting the demands of commercial and domestic customers alike, we are experts in energy.  At DCC LPG we work with our customers to understand their needs and present the right solution for them.  So whether you are looking for energy for your home or business, DCC LPG will have a sustainable answer for you.

Recently, DCC LPG announced the completion of the acquisition of Shell's LPG business in Hong Kong and Macau, and also announced our intention to acquire NGL Energy Partner's Retail West business in the United States and Linde Group's TEGA business in Germany. These recent developments have resulted in an increased geographic footprint which now includes Asia and North America, and also a product expansion into refrigerant gases through the intended TEGA acquisition. 


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DCC LPG announces expansion into German market

Published on 4 January 2018

DCC LPG is to acquire TEGA, an LPG and Refrigerant distributor based in Southern Germany.

DCC reaches an agreement to acquire US LPG business

Published on 7 November 2017

On Nov 7th 2017 DCC plc announced its intention to acquire NGL's Retail West division, a leading LPG business in the US

DCC LPG attends World LPG Forum

Published on 6 October 2017

The 30th World LPG Forum 2017 took place in Marrakech

UKLPG seeks new Chief Executive

Published on 30 August 2017

UKLPG, the trade association for the LPG (Liquefied Petroleum Gas) industry is looking for a new chief executive to replace its long-standing leader Rob Shuttleworth, who is retiring after 11 successful years at the forefront of the energy sector.

DCC LPG is Platinum sponsor at AEGPL Lisbon

Published on 4 July 2017

We were delighted to sponsor and attend the AEGPL Lisbon event in June this year.

Prince Philip's personal LPG taxi set to go on display

Published on 1 June 2017

The Duke of Edinburgh's eco-friendly taxi will go on display after almost two decades of royal service

LPG included in the European Alternative Fuels Observatory

Published on 8 May 2017

AEGPL has succeeded in getting LPG included in the European Alternative Fuels Observatory

DCC Energy agrees to acquire Shell's LPG business in Hong Kong and Macau

Published on 5 April 2017

On April 5th, along with a trading update, DCC announced that Shell's LPG business in Hong Kong and Macau will join the DCC group.

Flogas Ireland celebrates 100% Customer Satisfaction Rating

Published on 24 March 2017

The Natural Gas team achieved an astounding 100% domestic Customer Satisfaction rating

DCC Energy LPG attends the Asian LPG Summit

Published on 13 February 2017

In February, DCC Energy LPG was honoured to be asked to attend the WLPGA Asia Summit in New Delhi, India.

Butagaz becomes the first gas distributor in France to market butane and propane containing bio-isobutene

Published on 17 January 2017

Butagaz continues its innovation drive to contribute to meeting France’s greenhouse gas emissions reduction target. The partnership with Global Bioenergies aims at incorporating batches of bio-isobutene produced at Global Bioenergies’ demo plant as early as 2017 and then by the first commercial bio-isobutene plant once built in France.

Butagaz becomes official partner of the French Handball Federation

Published on 10 January 2017

Butagaz is proud to announce that they have become the Official Partner of the French women's and men's handball teams.

DCC attends the WLPGA & AEGPL Conference

Published on 9 December 2016

In November 2016 the World LPG Forum & AEGPL Congress was held in the beautiful city of Florence, Italy.

DCC Reports Very Strong First Half Performance and New Acquisitions

Published on 14 November 2016

DCC, the international sales, marketing, distribution and business support services group, today announced its results for the six months ended 30 September 2016. DCC plc. is the parent company of DCC Energy LPG.

Flogas Britain To Bring Low Cost, Environmentally Friendly Energy To Scotland

Published on 11 November 2016

Flogas Britain, the UK’s leading liquefied natural gas (LNG) provider, and Stolt-Nielsen LNG Holdings Limited, a subsidiary of Stolt-Nielsen Limited (Oslo Børs: SNI), a leading global provider of bulk liquid transportation and storage solutions, today announced a joint project to explore bringing LNG to areas of Scotland not served by the existing natural-gas grid.

Welcome by the Mayor of Florence

Published on 7 October 2016

The Mayor of Florence, Dario Nardella, has offered his support to the 29th World LPG Forum & 2016 AEGPL Congress and welcomes delegates with the following statement.

European Parliament backs funding of study on residential air pollution

Published on 9 September 2016

The European Parliament’s Environment committee (ENVI) backed the creation of a €2m scheme to study air pollution caused by burning household solid waste across lower-income EU countries.

Canada's Irving Oil buys Whitegate Refinery in Ireland

Published on 21 August 2016

On 3rd August Canada's Irving Oil announced that it had signed an agreement to purchase the small Whitegate refinery in Ireland from Phillips 66.

France: new decree establishes LPG cars as the least polluting

Published on 29 July 2016

The French government has established a new classification of vehicles according to their level of air pollutant emissions, and Autogas vehicles recognised as being among the least polluting. LPG is consolidating its role in the energy transition and the move to a more sustainable road transport.

Very large LPG carrier becomes first ship to pass through expanded Panama Canal

Published on 29 June 2016

On July 27 2016 the Lycaste Peace, a very large liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) carrier constructed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), became the first ship to pass through the newly expanded Panama Canal as the waterway marked its first day in commercial operation.

LPG Fuelling the Olympic Flame!

Published on 1 June 2016

LPG is the fuel of the Olympic flame, which has now arrived in Brazil and will pass through 329 cities in all Brazilian states over 95 days.

DCC 2016 Final Results released

Published on 17 May 2016

DCC, the international sales, marketing, distribution and business support services group, today announced its results for the year ended 31 March 2016.

DCC Energy LPG is part of the DCC Group.

Spain: taxis in Galicia switching to Autogas

Published on 26 April 2016

Taxis in the city of Vigo (region of Galicia) are switching to the “green philosophy” to reduce emissions and fuel costs. Currently, there are over 500 taxis with municipal licence in the city and 150 of these vehicles are running on alternative fuels, including LPG.

What is Cooking for Life?

Published on 2 March 2016

A campaign led by the World LPG association aims to facilitate the transition of 1 billion people from cooking with traditional fuels as well as other dirty and dangerous fuels to cleaner-burning LPG by 2030.


UKLPG Discuss the Benefits of Switching to LPG

Published on 29 January 2016

Over the past few years, there has been an increasing acceptance of automotive LPG in the low emission vehicle arena. With recent discussions in the political community about the effect that emissions are having on our health and on the environment around us, now is the time to highlight the benefits of LPG as an autofuel.

WLPGA pens an open letter to the Norwegian Government

Published on 8 December 2015

James Rockall, CEO and Managing Director of the WLPGA, has written an open letter to the Norwegian Government on the topic of the recent government proposal to change the taxation on Autogas.

DCC Energy LPG attend the Argus European LPG Markets Conference 2015

Published on 26 November 2015

On Monday 23rd-25th November DCC Energy LPG attended the Argus European Market event which brings together key market participants in the LPG sector. The event was held in Le Meridien hotel in Piccadilly, London, and was sponsored by Sibur.



DCC completes the acquisition of Butagaz

Published on 2 November 2015

DCC plc, the international sales, marketing, distribution and business support services group, announces that DCC Energy, its largest division, has completed the acquisition of Butagaz S.A.S.

WLPGA Forum in Singapore

Published on 29 July 2015

DCC Energy LPG is delighted to announce that we are Gold Sponsors of the forthcoming WLPGA Forum in Singapore from September …

DCC Energy agrees to acquire Butagaz

Published on 19 May 2015

DCC plc announces that DCC Energy has made a binding offer to acquire Butagaz S.A.S. ("Butagaz"), a leading liquefied petroleum gas ("LPG") business in France

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DCC LPG has now developed into one of the leading LPG providers in Europe. Today we operate across Ireland, Britain, Sweden, Norway, France and the Benelux region. Supplying LPG as well as other sustainable energies, DCC aims to offer the very best in service and care in all 7 locations.

Recently, we have announced our geographic expansion into Asia through the acquisition of Shell's Hong Kong and Macau LPG business. This completed on 31 December 2017 and we will continue to use the Shell Gas brand in this market. 

In January 2018 we announced the intention to acquire the Retail West business from NGL Energy Partners in the US. This business is based in Illinois and operates in seven other states across the Mid-West and North West regions. The business currently trades under three prominant regional brands, Hicksgas, Pacer Propane and Propane Central and this branding strategy will continue into the future.  

We also announced the acquisition of TEGA from Linde AG. This is DCC LPG's first major acquisition in Germany and will provide an entry into the refrigerant gas market.

Both Retail West and TEGA are expected to complete in the financial year ending 31 March 2018.

To find out more about our growth plans and what we are doing in your country click here.

% CO2 emissions of fossil fuels compared against LPG

  • + 29%Gas oil
  • + 154%Electricity
  • + 14%Kerosene
  • + 31%Heavy Fuel Oil
  • + 46%Smokeless Fuel

Source: Atlantic Consulting

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