Residents of the Land of 10,000 Lakes are known for their “Minnesota nice” hospitality.

And it doesn’t get much nicer than promoting cleaner, cheaper CNG. The Gopher State can help us all dig a way to a better future.​​​​​​​​



  • Alternative Fuel and Technology Grants
  • Idle Reduction Technology Loan Program
  • Idle Reduction Weight Exemption
  • Natural Gas Infrastructure Technical Assistance

Source: U.S. Dept. of Energy

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Kwik Trip counting on boom in CNG business

​Kwik Trip is banking on natural gas to be the new alternative fuel of choice.

Kwik Trip to offer natural gas for cars

A new fuel choice for drivers — compressed natural gas — is on its way to Rochester pumps.

Kwik Trip Sets Up 3-State Natural Gas Fuelling Infrastructure

Kwik Trip, Inc., one of the largest convenience store chains in the US upper Midwest which operates in excess of 400 stores, has commenced a new initiative by introducing alternative fuels. Kwik Trip’s ownership and management holds a strong belief that Natural Gas is the vehicle fuel of the future.

Kwik Trip Natural Gas Debuts

With natural-gas prices at a 10-year low, the timing for retailers who wish to offer compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquid natural gas (LNG) as transportation fuels seems perfect. And Kwik Trip Inc., La Crosse, Wis., intends to take the stage in a big way.

Goodbye, gasoline: Some vehicle fleets make switch to compressed natural gas power

As companies with vehicle fleets cope with the rising cost of fuel, a decision that Delano-based Randy’s Environmental Services made last fall looks like a smart move.