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No-cost public network moves into 10 new markets

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Nissan’s no-cost public charging program, whose partners include a couple of well-known convenience-store retailers, has expanded to 10 new markets. The “No Charge to Charge” program provides buyers of new Leaf electric vehicles (EVs) with two years of free public charging at a...

Attorney general settles case for soil, groundwater contamination dating back to January

CHICAGO -- An Illinois gas-station owner faces a $20,000 civil penalty for a leaking underground storage tank (UST). Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced a settlement this week with Shri Balaji Inc., the owner and operator of a Mobil-branded gas station in Barrington, Ill., for the...

Rural retailers report higher overnight sales as ban partially lifted

LAKEVIEW, Ore. -- Nearly eight months since self-service fueling began in Oregon, initial reports suggest that drivers have it pretty much figured out. Oregon, which along with New Jersey was one of only two states to prohibit self-service fueling, passed legislation last year to allow the practice...

HWRT to sell preblended fuel at terminals in three states this fall .
Ethanol blend debuts in North Florida
Chain installs fast Level 3 charging stations throughout South Carolina
Fuel-equipment distributor expands footprint across Southeast .
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