The Hubcap

The Hubcap: June 2017

Palmetto Clean Fuels Coalition Recognizes McAbee Trucking

Palmetto Clean Fuels, an initiative of the S.C. Office of Regulatory Staff (ORS) Energy Office, and Spire Natural Gas Fueling Solutions (Spire) held a ribbon-cutting event in May at Spire’s Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) station in Duncan, South Carolina. The event provided an opportunity to display CNG-fueled vehicles...

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New Alternative Fueling Station Locator App for Android

Android users can now access the Alternative Fueling Station Locator app available through the Google Play Store. Just like the iPhone app, it allows users to select an alternative fuel and find the 20 closest stations within a 30-mile radius. Users can view the locations on a map or as a list with station addresses,...

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Summer Road Trip in Your Future? Cut Fuel Costs When the Temperature Heats Up

How can I improve my gas mileage while driving this summer?
 
Answer: Whether you are taking a summer road trip or just running errands around town, there are things you can do to improve your ...

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Bike Share Rolls into Charleston

250 new bicycles got rolling Monday as part of Charleston’s new bike-share program. For some it was a holy event in the Holy City, dubbed Holy Spokes and sponsored by MUSC and Gotcha Bikes.
 
Title sponsor MUSC helped fund the project, and now there are 27 locations in the area of MUSC's campus...

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Submissions Open for the 100 Best Fleets in the Americas™ Green Fleet Awards™ Contest

Take an inventory of your skill set to see where you stand among the best-of-the-best in government and commercial fleets in the US.
 
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Peek into Propane Bus Universe Via New PERC Tool

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) has developed an interactive, web-based map that shows the status of propane autogas school bus adoption across the country, making it easy for school transportation directors...

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The Ohio State University Named Top Students in Automotive Engineering and Year Three Champion of EcoCAR 3 Competition

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and Georgia Tech Teams Finish Second and Third

Ohio State took home first place in the third year of EcoCAR 3, an Advanced Vehicle Technology Competition, sponsored by the...

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American Drivers Surpass 1 Billion Miles on Earth-kind, Engine-Smart E15 Could Save up to $72 Million by End of 2017

Cleaner-burning, high-octane E15 has fueled more than 1 billion miles for American motorists around the country
 
American consumers have helped E15 – a fuel containing 15 percent ethanol and 85 percent gasoline – reach a significant milestone. According to Growth Energy’s ongoing analysis of...

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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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