TAHLEQUAH, OK – A new compressed natural gas station, built by Tulsa Gas Technologies, opened for business Aug. 19 near Tahlequah, Okla., in Cherokee County.

The 24-hour station was funded by $1.65 million in federal stimulus funds and a $210,000 match from the Northwest Oklahoma Public Facilities Authority. Northeastern State University and NOPFA worked closely together in planning the station.

To read the Muskogee Phoenix newspaper’s report about the station’s grand opening last week, click here