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Building In San Francisco’s Presidio Evacuated Due To Hazardous Materials Given All-Clear

At least one building in San Francisco’s Presidio was evacuated on Thursday morning for one hour due to a hazardous materials situation, fire officials said.

05/29/2014

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Bay Area Gas Prices Up By 70 Cents At Some Stations

Are you experiencing sticker shock at the pump? You may have noticed the last few times you’ve gone to fill up at Bay Area gas stations that prices have gone up by at least 70 cents per gallon.

04/15/2014

E85 Ethanol. (CBS)

ConsumerWatch: Some Drivers Can Save Using Alternative Fuels

If you have a flex fuel vehicle, you can switch over from gasoline to cheaper alternative fuels such as ethanol or alcohol. And you may be already driving one.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–05/17/2011

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EPA Considers Raising Ethanol Limit for Gasoline

The Environmental Protection Agency was expected to rule by the end of September on whether to allow gasoline retailers to increase the maxium amount of ethanol in their gas mixtures from 10 to 15%.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–09/21/2010

Ethanol is derived from corn. (CBS)

EPA Considers Raising Ethanol Limit for Gasoline

The Environmental Protection Agency is expected to rule by the end of September on whether to allow gasoline retailers to increase the maximum amount of ethanol in their gas mixtures from 10 to 15 percent.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–09/20/2010