THE ETHANOL PROJECT


As the EPA ponders its decision on increasing the ethanol level in gasoline to 15 percent, up from its current level of 10, a number of fuel docks around the Bay are offering ethanol-free gas in locations where it's not otherwise mandated by the EPA's Clean Air Act. (Click here for a list of EPA Clean Air Act counties in Maryland, DC, and Virginia, where the sale of ethanol-free gasoline is not permitted.)
 
As a service to our readers we are putting together as complete a listing as we can on such fuel docks, and we seek your assistance in this project. If you know of a marina (or indeed own one or work for one) that sells ethanol-free gasoline, please email us at Channel9@cbmmag.net. Meanwhile, here is our current list of marinas that are selling non-ethanol gasoline:


MARYLAND


Atlantic Ocean

Sunset Marina, Ocean City (410-213-9600)

Bahia Marina, Ocean City (410-289-7438)

Ocean Pines Marina, Ocean Pines (410-641-7447)


VIRGINIA

 
York River
 
Crown Pointe Marina, York River, Hayes (804-642-6177)


Piankatank River

Deltaville Marina, Jackson Creek, Rappahannock River, Deltaville (804-776-9812)


Rappahannock River

Norton Yacht Sales, Broad Creek, Rappahannock River, Deltaville (804-776-9211)

Norview Marina, Broad Creek, Rappahannock River,Deltaville (804-776-6463)


Deltaville Yachting Center, Broad Creek, RappahannockRiver, Deltaville (804-776-9898)

Chesapeake Cove Marina, Broad Creek, Rappahannock River, Deltaville (804-776-6855)

Yankee Point Sailboat Marina, Myer Creek, CorrotomanRiver, Lancaster (804-462-7018)

Tides Marinas, Carter Creek, Rappahannock River,Irvington (804-438-5000)

 
Chesapeake Bay
  
Chesapeake Boat Basin, Indian Creek, Northern Neck, Kilmarnock (804-435-3110)
 
Horn Harbor Marina   Port Haywood (804-725-3223)

Great Wicomico River

Ingram Bay Marina, Tripp Creek, Great Wicomico River,Heathsville (804-580-7292)

Buzzards Point Marina, Cockrell Creek, Great WicomicoRiver, Reedville (804-453-3545)

Little Wicomico River


Smith Point Marina, Little Wicomico River, Reedville (804-458-4077)

Potomac River

White Point Marina, Shannon Branch, Yeocomico River, Potomac River, Kinsale (804-472-2977)

Sandy Point Marina, Shannon Branch, Yeocomico River, Potomac River, Kinsale

Cole's Point Plantation, Potomac River, Coles Point (804-472-3955)

Stepp's Harbor View Marina, Mattox Creek, Colonial Beach (804-224-9265)
 
 
Virginia Eastern Shore
 
Deep Creek Marina and Boatyard, Deep Creek, Pocomoke River (757-787-4565)
 
Wharf at Onancock, Onancock Creek, Onancock (757-787-7911)

Davis Wharf Marina Serives, Occohannock Creek, Occohannock (757-442-9242)
 
Cape Charles Town Harbor, Cape Charles (757-331-2357)

                        

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