Alternative Fueling Station Locator

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The alternative fuel station locator uses an address based search to find alternative fueling stations including E85 Ethanol, Biodiesel, Compressed Natural Gas, Liquified Petroleum Gas, Liquified Natural Gas, Electricity, and Hydrogen. The Station Locator also lists stations by state and stations along a route.


The Alternative Fueling Station Locator, part of the Department of Energy's Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Datacenter, allows users to search for alternative fueling stations (including electric charging, E85, natural gas, and others) near an address or in a state. In addition, the locator will map a route between two locations and show alternative fuels within a specified distance of that route.

Inputs and Outputs

Inputs include: An address or other location

This tool accesses the NREL database for Alternative Fuels Database.[1]

Outputs include: Locations and information on alternative fueling stations


This tool is useful to planners in evaluating whether to purchase or provide incentives for alternative fueled vehicles.



  1. 1.0 1.1  "National Renewable Energy Laboratory Advanced Vehicles and Fuels Research: Data and Resources"