VALLEY FORGE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr. 12, 2021-- UGI Corporation (NYSE: UGI) announced today that John L. Walsh, age 65, intends to retire as President and Chief Executive Officer on June 25, 2021. Mr. Walsh will continue to serve as a member of UGI’s Board of Directors. Roger Perreault, age 57, will become President and Chief Executive Officer of UGI and will join the UGI Board as a Director upon Mr. Walsh’s retirement. Mr. Perreault currently serves as UGI’s Executive Vice President, Global LPG, and President of UGI’s subsidiary, UGI International, LLC.
November 8, 2017, Steelton, PA — UGI Energy Services, LLC, a subsidiary of UGI Corporation, today celebrates the commissioning of their new Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the site in Steelton, Pennsylvania.
The Steelton LNG facility will provide peak shaving services. During periods of extremely cold weather, the use of natural gas to heat homes and businesses can increase dramatically in a short period of time. A natural gas peak shaving facility is designed to deliver an off-pipeline supply of natural gas into the local distribution system to satisfy these spikes in demand in a reliable, efficient and cost effective manner.