Kum & Go to Offer E15 at More than 65 Stores in 7 States
by Erin Voegele (Ethanol Producer Magazine) Kum & Go has announced it will begin offering E15 as a fuel option. Over the next two years, the company plans to make E15 available at more than 65 stores across Iowa, Nebraska, Arkansas, Colorado, Missouri, Oklahoma, and South Dakota. The first station, located in Windsor Heights, Iowa, is scheduled to open April 30.
Kum & Go has been an industry leaders in introducing alternative fuels. In the 1970’s, the company was among the first to offer 10 percent ethanol blends. In 1997, Kum & Go expanded its fuel options to include E85. Today, the company offers E85 at more than 160 locations across 11 states. Many stores also carry premium biodiesel blends. Later this month, Kum & Go plans to open its first compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station in Springdale, Arkansas. READ MORE and MORE (Biofuels Digest) and MORE (Colorado Springs Gazette)