COVID-19 Statement

OPERATIONAL UPDATE: 4/06/2020 (Friday) 8:15 a.m.

Due to State, Federal and CDC guidelines our offices will remained closed with some employees still working from main office and others working remotely. We continue to provide our customers with the service and attention you expect.

If you have questions or need anything don't hesitate to call us 217-774-2311.

Thank you for your patience during this COVID situation & continue to be safe!


How to Read a Propane Tank Gauge

At Shelby Energy, we recommend that you learn how to read your tank gauge and develop a habit of checking it on a regular basis. Follow this simple 2 step process so that you never have to put your life on hold because of an empty tank.


  1. Look at the gauge attached to the tank with numbers from 5 to 95. The numbers indicate the percentage of gas remaining in the tank.