What do you get when two of Saranac Lake’s family-owned, full-service home comfort providers join forces? A dream team of home comfort!
We’re excited to announce the merger of Hyde Fuel and Big D Fuel – a collaboration that has streamlined our services and created an even better, more efficient customer experience. With everything consolidated to the Hyde Fuel office located at 196 Broadway, Saranac Lake, NY 12983, including the familiar faces that customers have grown accustomed to, we’ll continue delivering the same high-quality services and products as expected from both companies.
If you have any questions about this merger, feel free to call 518-891-3151, contact us using our online contact form, or visit our office!
Tom Hyde is pleased to welcome Mr. Peter Van Etten to the Hyde Fuel team, as of July 1, 2016. He brings with him the knowledge and expertise of his lifetime background in the energy and convenience store industry as a manager and operator.
Mr. Van Etten was most recently employed with HeritagEnergy as Manager of two of their fuel oil and propane offices and plants. He grew up in his family’s business, Van Etten Oil Company, where he eventually became the General Manager. He is a graduate of Ithaca College with a BA in Physical Education/Exercise Physiology, minoring in health.
Peter, his wife Tiffany, son Cole and daughter Keely are relocating to the Tri Lakes, coming here from Sullivan County, NY, where they have lived, worked and started their family over the past 40-plus years.
Committing to his love of the community, outdoors and sports, Peter has kept active in his hometown as a board member and coach with AYSO soccer, Holiday Mountain Race Program and Little League baseball. He also holds a Chair on the committee for the Robert Van Etten Jr. Scholarship, the Ed Kennedy Memorial and is a member of the Elks. “My family and I are very excited about joining and contributing to this community.” he said.