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More Ill. stations offering ethanol-based fuel

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Reiterating his commitment to the Illinois agricultural industry and building on his efforts to improve the state and nation's energy independence, Governor Rod Blagojevich on Thursday celebrated the continued growth of E-85an advanced hybrid of ethanolwith the opening of...

Anonymous charges hard to investigate, Wis. officials say

MILWAUKEE -- Drivers who pump what is listed as premium gasoline into their vehicles are not always getting high-octane fuel, claimed the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. According to the Associated Press, the paper reported that some gas station owners intentionally order too much regular unlead...

Liability issue on front burner again

WASHINGTON -- Embattled House Majority Leader Tom DeLay (R-Texas) is being challenged by Democrats on one of his top prioritiesprotecting makers of the gasoline additive methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) from liability lawsuits, an issue that blocked energy legislation two years ago, said the...

Deal includes online product