The Hubcap

The Hubcap: November 2017

REGISTRATION OPEN: Tour of Transportation

Projects, Innovations, and Looking Forward
A fast-paced overview of transportation initiatives by region, to include everything from autonomous shuttles to rideshare programs.
Join Palmetto Clean Fuels on December 8, 2017 for a

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Five Gas Saving Travel Tips for the Holidays

It’s that time of year again- entertaining, eating too much, and lots of travel.  Marshall Doney, AAA president and CEO, stated in a recent press release that over 46 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from their home this Thanksgiving.  The chart below shows that gas prices are actually in our favor for...

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The Comet Launches Two New Bus Routes

The Comet has launched two new routes in September to connect customers to major Columbia, South Carolina destinations.

Beginning September 1, the Comet Soda Cap Connector was launched, which is a downtown circulator route system dedicated to connecting riders to major Columbia destinations such as The Vista,...

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Bicycle Repair Stations Selected as What’s Next Midlands Project

What’s Next Midlands (WNM) hosted another voting event Tuesday night to select the next idea to have a positive impact on the Midlands.

Social Investors celebrated the newest project, a network of bicycle repair stands, at the WNM Voting Event at SOCO Bull Street on Tuesday, September 22.

The finalists for...

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The Future of Electric Charging Stations Projected in 4 Simple Maps

As sales of plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) increase in the United States, a key question comes to mind—how many charging stations are needed to support these new vehicles?

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