Since 1919, The Equity has been serving the customers of Effingham and Central Illinois. Customers rely on The Equity Energy Division for all their residential, commercial, and agricultural needs. As a locally-owned and operated energy provider, The Equity is committed to ensuring local residents, businesses and farms receive the propane, refined fuels and lubricants they need at a great price. The Equity Energy Division continually strives to exceed our customers' expectations and provide them with the best value for their energy needs.

Here’s why choosing The Equity Energy Division, is the right choice for your energy needs: 
  • We’re locally-owned and operated. 
  • ​We have a highly-experienced and trained staff. 
  • All our drivers and staff receive ongoing safety training. 
  • We offer the convenience of online ordering.  
  • We offer a wide variety of convenient payment and delivery options for our customers.


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Residential, Commercial, Agricultural Propane

Not all propane companies are the same. When you choose The Equity Energy Division as your propane supplier, you’ll have the security of knowing you’re working with a locally-owned company that’s built on a foundation of honesty, value, safety and service.

The Equity Energy Division’s consistently competitive propane rates can help increase your profits, whether you’re a farmer or business across Central Illinois. Since 1919, we have built relationships with farmers and businesses alike, becoming a trusted partner. When you’re a client of The Equity Energy Division, we treat your business as if it was part of our growing family, offering the best rates and access to our team of propane professionals.

The Equity offers several service options including the Summer Fill Program and Keep Full Program to prevent our customers from running out of gas. The Summer Fill Program offers customers the option to have their propane tanks filled during May, June, July and August with no payment due until October 12th. With the Keep Full Program, our delivery personnel will monitor your tank level and usage, to provide you with an uninterrupted supply of gas.

The Equity offers several billing and payment options to fit the needs of our customers. Learn more about them here.

Learn more about Propane Safety here.

The Equity locations that provide propane services are Effingham, Farina and Lovington.

Delivery Minimums

Our minimum call in delivery is 250 gallons. Any delivery less than this will be subject to an additional $0.20 per gallon fee.

Out of Gas Safety Checks

There is a $75 charge during regular business hours and a $150 charge for after hours, including weekends for
Out of Gas Safety Checks.

We encourage the Keep Full Program for minimal service disruption and to avoid out of gas fees.


Commercial, Agricultural and Residential Refined Fuels

The Equity Energy Division handles a full line of quality products to serve all the needs of our customers.

Products & Services

  • Bulk fuel delivery

  • Fuel tanks – buy or lease

  • Scheduled delivery

Bulk Fuels

  • #2 Clear

  • Clear Bio Diesels 2%, 5%, 11%

  • Kerosene

  • #2 Dyed

  • Dyed Bio Diesels 2%, 5%, 11%

  • #1 Dyed

  • No Lead-E10

  • No Lead Premium

Learn more about POWER-MAX GO.

The Equity offers several billing and payment options to fit the needs of our customers. Learn more about them here.

Feature Product

Equity Elite Calf 16


Lubricant Products & Services

The Equity Energy Division is proud to offer a variety of lubricants. These oils keep your engine and hydraulics running smoothly and provide superior protection to over worked and loadbearing equipment.

Oils are available for pick up, delivery of drums and bulk delivery. Diesel Exhaust Fluid is available packaged and bulk delivery. Please call ahead to schedule bulk delivery of these products.

Types of Lubricants, available in sizes ranging from 1 quart to 55 gallon drum:

  • Motor Oil

  • Hydrualic & Gear Oil

  • Grease

  • Synthetic Oils


Energy Order Form

For our existing customer's convenience, you may place propane and fuel order requests to The Equity using the form below.

Please include your Full Name, Phone Number, Delivery Address and Product. To receive an order confirmation, please enter your email address.

Gallons Requested: