Circle K Stores Inc. and VNG.co, LLC have entered into an agreement to implement VNG’s retail natural gas fueling at Circle K’s latest facility in Houston, Texas. Circle K site will feature fresh food offerings, 10 gasoline and diesel dispensers, a 4,400 square foot Circle K convenience store and a VNG’s CNG fast-fill dispenser that will be open to the public 24/7. VNG is building a network of fueling points in the Houston metropolitan area.
“We are excited to partner with Circle K, a premier retail fuel marketer in the US, to bring a true retail CNG fueling experience to the Houston market,” said Robert Friedman, COO of VNG. “By offering drivers of light duty CNG vehicles a familiar, convenient and reliable retail location to fuel, they can drive with the confidence that CNG will be readily available.”
Moreover, Kelly McGuire, Vice-President, Southwest Operations of Circle K, commented: “We are thrilled to enter Houston with our latest format large site footprint offering on site prepared fresh food and pastries, Polar Pop, Premium K Coffee and Froster.”
“We are excited to offer natural gas as another fuel option and to be partnering with VNG to offer Houston motorists a convenient, alternative choice for their transportation needs,” added Alex Miller, Vice-President, Fuels of Circle K.