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NS Ethanol Transloading
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This website chronicles the City of Alexandria's actions regarding the Norfolk Southern Corporation's Ethanol Transloading Facility, which began operation in April 2008. The facility is located at the former Norfolk Southern intermodal terminal in the City's West End.

Ethanol is essentially grain alcohol that has been produced from crops such as corn, wheat, and barley. Because it is domestically produced, it reduces our dependence on foreign fuel sources. Naturally high-octane ethanol contains more oxygen, so it burns cleaner than gasoline and reduces carbon monoxide emissions. Most gasoline-powered vehicles can run on a blend consisting of gasoline and up to 10% ethanol. More about ethanol >>  

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City Contacts 

William Skrabak
Office of Environmental Quality
703.746.4065
nstransloading@alexandriava.gov 

Other Contacts 

Norfolk Southern
757.629.2713
contactus@nscorp.com 

Hon. Mark Warner
U.S. Senate
459A Russell Building
Washington, D.C. 20510
202.224.2023
E-mail 

Hon. James Webb
U.S. Senate
248 Russell Building
Washington, DC 20510
202.224.4024
E-mail 
Hon. James Moran
U.S. House of Representatives
2239 Rayburn Building
Washington, DC 20515
202.225.4376
E-mail 
City Council
301 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
703.746.4550
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