Abilene Zoo, with the help of ALON 7-11’s Reduced Emissions Program, Strive, has installed eco-friendly LED solar lighting into the parking lots. ALON’s Reduced Emissions Program focuses on a variety of sustainable projects consisting of; renewable energy, reforestation, and many more that can reduce your car’s emission! Not only is the program helping the environment, but it helps in the community as well.

“ALON 7-Eleven is very excited to help improve lighting in a sustainable way at the Abilene Zoo through our Reduced Emissions Program, Strive. The Abilene Zoo has become a leader in the community when it comes to implementing sustainable and environmentally friendly practices. We were thrilled to team up together to provide LED lighting at the Zoo, helping people enjoy more hours at the park in a sustainable way,” said Russ Pfieffer, vice president of Fuel

Strategies & Financial Services at Delek US Holdings. “We look forward to continuing to reduce emissions in Abilene, while supporting the local community and businesses, through Strive.”


Abilene Zoo: founded in 1966. Situated on 16 acres in the award-winning Grover Nelson Park, the zoo has more than 1000 animals of 270 species from around the world.

Mission Statement: The Abilene Zoo is a place of learning and adventure, where families make memories, share the joy of discovery and become inspired to preserve wildlife.

www.abilenezoo.org, 325-676-6085.  https://www.strivefuel.com/