The Hubcap

The Hubcap: May 2017

RECAP: National Alternative Fuel Vehicle Day Odyssey

The National Alternative Fuel Vehicle Odyssey Day is the largest nationwide event dedicated to promoting the use of, and educating audiences on, alternative fuels and advanced vehicle technologies. Odyssey Day was developed in 2002 by the National Alternative Fuels Training Consortium (NAFTC), a program of West...

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Three South Carolina Fleets Recognized in 100 Best Fleets Program

The City of Greenville, Richland County, and the US Department of Energy’s Savannah River Nuclear Solutions were recognized in Tom Johnson’s 100 Best Fleets Program, a list that any fleet would be pleased to make, and an honorable acknowledgement in the alternative fuel vehicle world.
 
The 100...

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The COMET Celebrates 125 years of Mobility in the Midlands

The COMET is celebrating its 125th year of transit in the midlands.  The COMET story began in 1892 when streetcars ruled the city and when there were no automobiles in sight.  Over the years, transit has proved to be pivotal to the vitality of a city.  The midlands transit system will have a year-long celebration to...

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NGV America CNG Road Rally 2017

You’re invited to attend the second annual Sea to Shining Sea NGV Road Rally Across America as it makes a stop in Spartanburg, SC on the journey from Long Beach, CA to Washington, DC!
 
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SAVE THE DATE: EV 101, Funding & Marketing EVs in SC

Ask the Experts:
Electric Vehicles
EV 101, Funding & Marketing EVs in SC
 
June 22, 2017
1 PM – 4 pm
 
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Touch A Truck: Recap

The Junior League of Columbia hosted its annual Touch A Truck event on April 29, 2017. Every year, this event transforms the State Farmers Market into a world of big rigs and heavy machinery to be experienced by young and old alike. Many attendees may not have noticed, but some of those vehicles and equipment run on...

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Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo: October 11 - 13, 2017

Palmetto Clean Fuels is joining other Clean Cities coalitions and regional organizations to plan the 2017 Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference. The Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference showcases the latest in advanced vehicles, fuels, and technologies - including data driven solutions.
 
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Clean Cities Question of the Month

Question of the Month: How can I compare the energy content of alternative fuels and gasoline or diesel? What implications does this have for overall fuel and vehicle comparisons?
 
Answer:
Alternative fuels have varying energy...

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