Sparky’s One Stop in Carroll to Offer E15 Under $2 this Friday

Contact: Cassidy Walter

JOHNSTON, IOWA – If you only have time for one stop this Friday, April 20th, make it at Sparky’s One Stop in Carroll to fill up on E15 for just $1.99 per gallon.

The east side Sparky’s One Stop (1515 Plaza Drive) is partnering with the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association (IRFA) and N Bowdish Company to inform customers of all the benefits E15 offers. E15 will be sold at the discounted price of $1.99 per gallon from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Local radio station KKRL will also be onsite hosting a trivia contest. Winners will receive $25 ethanol gift cards.

“E15 is the best fuel option for all 2001 and newer vehicles,” said IRFA Managing Director Lucy Norton. “It is higher octane, improves vehicle performance, and reduces the amount of cancer-causing toxic chemicals in our air. We look forward to engaging with Sparky’s customers and letting them know about this smarter, cleaner choice.”

E15 is a fuel blend containing 15 percent ethanol and 85 percent petroleum. E15 is approved for all 2001 and newer vehicles. It is also higher in octane, which improves vehicle performance. Find fuel stations offering E15 near you by clicking here.

The Iowa Renewable Fuels Association represents the state’s liquid renewable fuels industry and works to foster its growth. Iowa is the nation’s leader in renewable fuels production with 43 ethanol refineries capable of producing nearly 4.4 billion gallons annually – including approximately 55 million gallons of annual cellulosic ethanol production capacity – and 12 biodiesel facilities with the capacity to produce 400 million gallons annually. For more information, visit the Iowa Renewable Fuels Association website at: