New Law May Spur More Ethanol Blender Pumps in S.D.
by (Argus Leader) Gov. Mike Rounds signed House Bill 1192 into law, paving the way for more ethanol blender pumps in South Dakota. The measure will set aside $1 million of stimulus funding, which will provide $10,000 grants to gas stations to offset the cost of installing an ethanol blender pump. The pumps mix unleaded gasoline with higher blends of ethanol such as E30 (30 percent ethanol) and E50 (50 percent ethanol). READ MORE