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Author Topic: E85 Pricing and adding Natural Gas fueling stations on App and site Back to Topics

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Twin Cities

Joined:Jul 2013
Message Posted: Jul 29, 2013 5:41:02 PM

Has this been suggested before?
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Champion Author Arkansas

Joined:Oct 2011
Message Posted: Aug 28, 2013 9:11:55 AM

E85 may not be mainstream, but if it were added to GasBuddy for price posting it would also be out there to gain notice.
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Champion Author Maryland

Joined:Aug 2004
Message Posted: Jul 30, 2013 8:15:53 PM

Yes, this has been suggested before, and in this discussion category, discussed as recently as three days ago, under the topic name: E-85

Discussion regarding "E-85"

Among other things, the moderators indicated in that link that: "Until E-85 becomes more widespread and gains popularity, it is still considered an alternative fuel not listed on GasBuddy."
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Champion Author Sacramento

Joined:May 2007
Message Posted: Jul 30, 2013 4:27:24 PM

This suggestion has been added to the Suggestion Tracking List as a new topic on an existing subject.

[Edited by: CampKohler at 7/30/2013 4:28:21 PM EST]
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Champion Author Pittsburgh

Joined:Mar 2003
Message Posted: Jul 30, 2013 5:10:19 AM

This has been suggested numerous times. Since E85 and CNG and other non-traditional vehicle fuels are not common throughout the USA & Canada, I don't see them being added.
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Champion Author San Jose

Joined:Jul 2001
Message Posted: Jul 30, 2013 3:07:24 AM

Yes, it's been suggested before. I'm not aware that it's currently being worked on, but in the meantime, a reasonable way to deal with tracking prices for non-supported fuel types is to find or create a topic in your local forum. Pick a meaningful title, use the initial post to clearly explain what it's for, and then separately post a follow-up message with the first example of prices you've spotted.
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Veteran Author Twin Cities

Joined:Jul 2013
Message Posted: Jul 29, 2013 5:43:03 PM

In the cornbelt, there is a substantial amount of stations offering it, to the point it is a mainstream fuel.

Also, E85 capable state vehicles it is mandatory to refuel with E85. Help us find the cheapest stations to help taxpayers save money. :)

[Edited by: Steveo763 at 7/29/2013 5:44:25 PM EST]
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