POPULATION (2015): 6,006,401
REGISTERED CARS & LIGHT TRUCKS: 3,915,415
ANNUAL GAS CONSUMPTION (2014): 2.7 Billion GPY
TOTAL RETAIL STATIONS: 1,852
Southern-grade RFG is required in Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Carroll, Harford and Howard counties. Northern-grade RFG is required in Cecil County. The following counties agreed to be part of the RFG program and sell Southern-grade RFG: Calvert, Charles, Frederick, Kent, Montgomery, Prince George’s and Queen Anne’s.
Counties that aren’t listed above use 9.0 psi RVP gasoline for May 1-September 15.
Contact information for key state regulatory agencies
Department of Weights and Measures, 410-841-5790
Alternative Fuel Infrastructure Tax Credit
(Originally expired 12/31/13 - retroactively extended through 12/31/16, by H.R. 2029) Fueling equipment for E85 installed between January 1, 2014, and December 31, 2016, is eligible for a tax credit of 30% of the cost, not to exceed $30,000. Station owners with multiple locations can use the credit towards each site. For more information about claiming the credit, see IRS Form 8911.
Ethanol plant direct E85/ethanol sales
Click here for a complete list of domestic ethanol producers and sales contacts for E85/direct ethanol sales
AVG STATION (123,000 GPM)