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EQT is helping drive energy independence with one of our country’s most abundant resources – natural gas. Increasing demand for natural gas usage as an alternative to carbon-rich transportation fuels such as gasoline and diesel is another method of reducing air emissions – and EQT is at the forefront of this initiative.

Definitions

What is CNG? CNG is an abbreviation for Compressed Natural Gas. This form of natural gas is compressed and stored in high-pressure containers (usually at 3,000 to 3,600 psi) so it can be used as an alternative fuel for internal combustion engines.

What is PSI? PSI stands for Pounds per Square Inch. It is a unit of pressure which measures force per unit area.

What is gasoline gallon equivalent (GGE)? Gasoline Gallon Equivalent (GGE), sometimes called gasoline-equivalent gallon (GEG), is the amount of alternative fuel it takes to equal the energy content of one liquid gallon of gasoline. Compressed natural gas sold at filling stations is priced in dollars per GGE.

EQT Fueling Station

Where is EQT’s Fueling Station?
2926 Smallman Street
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222

What are the hours of operation?
The EQT station is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

How do I fuel my vehicle at your station?
See the attached PDF.

Do I need an account to fuel at your station?
No. You can fuel a CNG vehicle rated for 3,600 psi with any of the following credit cards: Visa, Visa Fleet, Visa Corp., MasterCard, MasterCard Fleet, Discover (Novus), Wright Express. Cash transactions are not permitted.

Can I fuel a 3,600 psi CNG vehicle at your station?
Yes

Can I fuel a 3,000 psi CNG vehicle at your station?
No. The EQT station can only fuel CNG vehicle systems rated at 3,600 psi.

Is there a pump to fuel larger vehicles more quickly?
Yes. Pump #1 at EQT’s CNG fueling station is a high flow pump that can be used for larger vehicles such as busses, refuse trucks and commercial trucks. This nozzle is delineated with a black handle and will only fit high-flow nozzle ports on CNG vehicles.

Are road taxes included in the price of CNG I see at the pump?
Yes. Both Federal and State road taxes are included in price of CNG at EQT’s CNG fueling station.

More about Natural Gas Vehicles

Other than the EQT CNG station, where else can I fuel a CNG vehicle?
Information changes regularly, but you can start by visiting US Department of Energy website.

How can I purchase a new natural gas vehicle or convert my existing vehicle?
EQT cannot recommend a specific vendor. For general information you can refer to organizations like Natural Gas Vehicles for America to learn more.

Are there tax incentives for natural gas vehicles?
Consult your tax advisor for advice about your particular circumstances. For general information you can visit the US Department of Energy website.