CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Oct 21, 2013) - Trillium CNG, a business unit of Integrys Energy Group Inc. (NYSE: TEG), announced today that it has signed a lease with The Radiant Group LLC to build a compressed natural gas station at Radiant' s GasKwick, 2605 N. 50th St., Tampa, Fla. Another Trillium CNG station in Tampa is under construction at Dillon Transport, 4614 S. 50th St. which is expected to open in November.
The CNG station at GasKwick will have two dispensers and will fuel vehicles at a rate of 8 to 10 gallons per minute. Its proximity to the Port of Tampa, Interstate 4 and the Lee Roy Selmon Expressway will support CNG fueling for heavy-duty trucking in the area and will be open to the general public 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Construction of the new CNG station is expected to begin early in 2014 with completion targeted for the second quarter of 2014.
The Radiant Group LLC is a multi-branded petroleum marketer and convenience store operator with locations throughout Florida. Through three generations of family ownership, Radiant has been a leader in Florida's fueling industry for over 80 years. For more information, please visit www.radiant.com.
About Trillium CNG
Trillium CNG is a leading provider of CNG to fleets, and also offers complete facility design, construction, operation and maintenance services. Our focus is on fueling heavy-duty fleets that require high-performance solutions. For more information, visit www.TrilliumCNG.com.
About Integrys Energy Group Inc.
Integrys Energy Group is a diversified energy holding company with regulated natural gas and electric utility operations (serving customers in Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin), an approximate 34 percent equity ownership interest in American Transmission Co. (a federally regulated electric transmission company), and nonregulated energy operations. For more information, visit www.integrysgroup.com.