The Hubcap

The Hubcap: February 2020

Request for Annual Reporting Numbers

As 2020 begins, Palmetto Clean Fuels is preparing to compile the 2019 Alternative Fuel and Petroleum Reduction Report for the US Department of Energy.

​This report covers efforts undertaken in the 2019 calendar year

(January 1 – December 31, 2019).

Palmetto Clean Fuels collects...

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Green Fleet Leader Award: DUE March 2nd

This award will be presented to the stakeholder organization(s) that demonstrate leadership and excellence in clean transportation and alternative fuel activities in South Carolina. Awardees acknowledge the environmental, economic, and national security benefits of reducing consumption of fossil fuels and have...

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100 Best Fleets: Join the Best in The Nation!

The national call for submissions is now active for the 100 Best Fleets! Fill out an application for the opportunity to have your fleet ranked against some of the best in the nation. There is no cost to participate.

Criteria for determining the 100 Best Fleets ranges from creativity to staff development. The...

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ChargePoint and NATSO Launch Collaborative to Significantly Expand EV Charging Along Nation’s Highways and in Rural Communities 

ChargePoint, the world’s largest electric vehicle (EV) charging network, and the National Association of Truck Stop Operators (NATSO), which represents America's travel plazas and truck stops, announced a landmark partnership to create a National Highway Charging Collaborative...

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Save the Date: 2020 Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo

The 4th annual Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo will be August 26 & 27, 2020 at the Durham Convention Center in Durham, NC.

The Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference & Expo showcases the latest and greatest opportunities for biofuel, electric, natural gas, and propane fuels and fueling...

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Lack of Electric Vehicle Charging Stations a Growing Concern

According to recent research from the International Council for Clean Transportation (ICCT), the country will need to increase workplace and public fast-charging stations in metro areas by 400 percent in the next five years...

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Save on Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo Registration with Clean Cities

ACT Expo is proud to continue to showcase the success and progress of the US Department of Energy’s national Clean Cities program! Garnering support across the nation’s coalitions is essential in helping to build awareness of the wide range of clean transportation and efficiency solutions available today.

Clean...

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Annual Fleet Fuel Study: Fleets Saved $895 Million In 2018

The North American Council for Freight Efficiency just released its 8th Annual Fleet Fuel Study of the various products and practices adopted by 21 major North American fleets to help them improve their freight efficiency.
 
Report findings include:

  • The 21 fleets are increasing their adoption rate...

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Blossman Gas Acquires Two Southeastern Propane Companies

Blossman Gas, Inc., the largest privately held propane company in the US, has acquired two Southeastern propane companies: Stateline Gas of Ranburne, AL, and Youmans Gas & Oil of Hollywood, SC.

Stateline Gas has been in the Georgia and Alabama markets since 1999.

Both businesses were previously family-...

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Ten at the Top Names Michael Hildebrand Director of the Upstate Mobility Alliance

Ten at the Top (TATT) has announced the addition of Michael Hildebrand as the first Director of the Upstate Mobility Alliance, which has been created following the Connecting Our Future Mobility initiative.

A two-year effort coordinated by Ten at the Top that brought together transportation providers, business...

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