Westborough I-90 Service Plaza Gets E85 Flex Fueling Pump
by Brian Benson (Metro West Daily News) Service plazas along Interstate 90 in Westborough and Charlton now feature the first E85 Flex Fueling stations on the Massachusetts Turnpike, the state Department of Transportation announced….
Transportation Secretary and CEO Richard A. Davey said in the release that the new pumps are part of the agency’s efforts to meet its customers’ needs.
“Our residents and visitors are choosing to purchase flex fuel vehicles,” Davey said. “By working with our partners at Energy and Environmental Affairs and Gulf Oil, we are able to now offer travelers three fueling locations along the Massachusetts Turnpike and also advance our GreenDOT goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions.”
The Federal Highway Administration’s Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality Improvement Program provided funding for the $600,000 effort, which will also fund a future fourth E85 pump along the Turnpike. READ MORE