Marathon to Make 16 Midwest Terminals E10 Only

Cindy Zimmerman

Several Midwest terminals for Marathon Oil will carry only E10 blended fuel starting May 1.

MarathonAccording to the company, Marathon Oil Corporation will switch to 100 percent ethanol-blended fuel at 16 Midwest terminals located in Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio and Wisconsin. Specific locations are Indianapolis (86th Street) and Muncie, Ind.; Louisville (Algonquin), Ky.; Detroit (Refinery Rack), Romulus, Niles (South), Bay City, Flint, Lansing and Jackson, Mich.; Brecksville, Lima, Oregon, Lebanon and Cincinnati, Ohio; and Milwaukee(Granville), Wis.

“Marathon is proud to announce that it will convert to 100 percent ethanol blended gasoline at these terminals,” said Mary Ellen Peters, Marathon’s senior vice president, Marketing. “Ethanol blended fuels help us meet the changing needs of our customers. It also supports our nation’s renewable fuels goals, which were recently increased by the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 to nine billion gallons of renewable fuel in 2008 and 36.0 billion gallons by 2022.”

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