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2010-09-17 04:30:00

AURORA, Ill., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Gas prices in Illinois and northern Indiana have risen sharply in the last few weeks, largely due to a pipeline leak in suburban Chicago. AAA Chicago's most recent Fuel Gauge Report estimates that in Illinois, regular unleaded gasoline has increased $.06 cents during the past month, forecasting an average cost of $2.94 per gallon for the month of September, which is $.35 higher per gallon than last year. (Logo:...

2010-07-30 08:26:00

SAINT PAUL, Minn., July 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Burnsville residents no longer have to leave town to purchase E85 for their flex fuel vehicles. The Holiday at Hwy 13 & Nicollet Ave in Burnsville is now offering the cleaner-burning fuel, which is currently priced about 20 percent less than regular unleaded gasoline. Flex fuel vehicles, also known as FFVs, are factory-built to run on either E85 or gasoline or any mixture of the two fuels. There are more than 225,000 FFVs registered...

2010-07-29 11:42:00

SAINT PAUL, Minn., July 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Minnesota's state agencies continue to make steady progress in their effort to reduce the amount of petroleum consumed by publicly-owned vehicles. During the first two quarters of the year, state agencies used 437,063 gallons of E85, a cleaner burning fuel consisting of up to 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent gasoline. That represents a nearly 25 percent increase over the amount used during the same period in 2009, according to Tim...

2010-07-19 04:32:00

AURORA, Ill., July 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Well into July, gas prices continue on their trend this summer of holding steady as prices continue to be well under $3.00 per gallon. AAA Chicago's most recent Fuel Gauge Report estimates that in Illinois, regular unleaded gasoline has decreased $.04 cents during the past month, forecasting an average cost of $2.79 per gallon for the month of July, which is $.18 higher per gallon than last year. (Logo:...

2010-07-08 10:09:00

DALLAS, July 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Evolution Fuels, Inc. (Pink Sheets: EVFN) (the "Company") today announced it has retained Bloomfield Advisors to assist the Company in structuring and financing certain of its current projects, and in identifying strategic partners as the Company proceeds toward its corporate objectives. The Company believes that Bloomfield Advisors will play a key role in arranging, organizing, and structuring the financing opportunities needed to execute the...

2010-06-30 15:27:00

BISMARCK, N.D., June 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This 4th of July weekend, some fortunate North Dakota drivers will celebrate a relatively new freedom - the freedom to choose what type of fuel to put in their car, truck or van. For those with flex fuel vehicles, ethanol-based E85 is an option at a growing number of stations in North Dakota. "Even though North Dakota is an oil-producing state, and many people benefit directly and indirectly from the revenue and jobs created by the...

2010-06-30 10:00:00

NEW YORK, June 30 /PRNewswire/ -- As the largest oil spill in U.S. history continues to leak into the Gulf of Mexico, the argument for domestically produced alternative fuels, like ethanol (E85), is back on. See video from General Motors at: http://inr.synapticdigital.com/oneClip_C_105/?feed=4iSrczhOndNqjh4iKqRV_3TZeso22rtd Today, General Motors is the leading producer of E85 FlexFuel vehicles, with 18 different models available in the U.S. in 2009, each capable of running on gas or...

2010-06-23 09:16:00

DALLAS, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Evolution Fuels, Inc. (Pink Sheets: EVFN) (the "Company") provides the following update as to the status of its current activities and plans for the future. Alternative Fuels Environment The recent business climate for alternative fuels based companies has been and remains challenging. Macroeconomic issues reverberating throughout the broader economy in conjunction with microeconomic issues specific to the development of an emerging...

2010-06-14 04:28:00

AURORA, Ill., June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- In a definite about-face from past years, gas prices have dropped significantly during the month of June, giving consumers a break as the summer driving season commences. AAA Chicago's most recent Fuel Gauge Report estimates that in Illinois, regular unleaded gasoline has decreased 23 cents during the past month, forecasting an average cost of $2.82 per gallon for the month of June, which is $.03 lower per gallon than last year. (Logo:...

2010-06-03 08:15:00

DALLAS, June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Evolution Fuels, Inc. (Pink Sheets: EVFN) (the "Company") today announced that the Company's Board of Directors has determined that it will not authorize any reverse split of the Company's common stock within the next 120 to 180 days. Further, at this time, the Company has made no plans to effectuate a reverse split after that time period. About Evolution Fuels, Inc. Evolution Fuels, Inc. endeavors to market renewable transportation fuels at...


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omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
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