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Ethanol blend debuts in North Florida

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- E15 has made its debut in North Florida at Gate Petroleum’s new Jacksonville store. For Gate Petroleum Co., this will be its first installation of E15, the 15% ethanol blend, as well as E85, an 85% ethanol blend. The retailer unveiled the additions at the grand opening of its...

Chain installs fast Level 3 charging stations throughout South Carolina

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Spinx now offers Level 3 electric-vehicle (EV) charging at more than a half-dozen sites in South Carolina. The chain has offered EV charging since 2011 at a handful of locations, all Level 1 or 2 chargers, which take several hours to fully charge a battery. These latest sites...

Fuel-equipment distributor expands footprint across Southeast

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Two Southeastern fuel-equipment distributors have joined forces. Spatco Petroleum Solutions, Charlotte, N.C., a division of Spatco Energy Solutions, has acquired Mid South Pump Sales & Service, a Nashville, Tenn.-based distributor of Wayne and Veeder-Root fueling equipment...

Southeast giant adding ethanol blend to more than 100 stores
Engine-cleaning fuel pairs up with new forecourt design
AG subpoenas Tesoro, Chevron and others for gasoline price spikes
Latest site to offer the ethanol blend debuts with more to come
Fuel shortage in Northern Mexico pushes drivers into Texas towns .
Fuel-equipment association names Long to executive, legal positions
As transportation fund set to soon go bust, plan to raise tax 23 CPG faces stiff opposition .