About Sprague

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What We Do

Throughout our history, Sprague has focused relentlessly on exceeding customer expectations—moving their businesses forward with our insights, knowledge and wide-ranging strategic experience. We strive every day to be a premier energy partner. With a deep understanding of each customer’s unique energy needs, we create custom-tailored solutions that give them greater control over their natural gas, fuel, electricity and materials handling costs.

Founded in 1870 as a distributor of coal and petroleum-based products, today Sprague is one of the largest independent suppliers of energy products and related services in the Northeast. Our strategically located refined products and materials handling terminals, coupled with our natural gas pipeline capacity, give us unprecedented access to energy products and services. We market products to over 20,000 commercial, industrial, utility and wholesale customers.

Our goal is to consistently exceed your expectations and earn your business with every interaction. We work tirelessly to provide you with the knowledge and tools to administer your energy buying and reporting needs—all to help your business thrive.

Building a Legacy of Sustainability

For over 150 years, Sprague has led the way, evolving and innovating to meet your energy needs. Today, our commitment to progress continues through solar offerings, carbon offsets, and renewable fuels. Partner with a forward-thinking, Northeast-based company that shares your sustainability goals.

  • Recipient of the Sustainable Impact Award for Tank Top Solar
  • First National Biodiesel Board Certified BQ-9000 Marketer in the U.S.
  • Introduced Renewable Diesel to the NY Metro Area
  • Over 20 years of handling wind components in the Northeast

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Serving Communities

Sprague strives to be a good corporate citizen and dedicates significant resources to improving communities - both as a company and through our employees. As an industry leader, we recognize the importance in giving back to the communities where we live and work.

Each year, Sprague donates more then $100,000 to give back to local communities. Sprague focuses its charitable giving on projects and organizations that support children and the environment. Annually, its charitable program donates to dozens of non-profits throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic areas.

Sprague employees also regularly contribute to and volunteer for services in many diverse organizations that have meaningful impact on the communities we serve. Each year, Sprague offers employees the opportunity to use company paid time off for volunteering for nonprofit and charitable organizations.

Our History

Fueling Possibilities Since 1870

Our Values

Our values guide our business decisions and actions and are the foundations of our sustainability efforts.


Diligence in:

  • Personal Safety
  • Safety of Others

Dedicated to:

  • Protecting the Environment
  • Accountability

Investing in:

  • Working Smarter
  • Customer Success

Committed to:

  • Great Customer Experiences
  • Teamwork