Posts Tagged canada

Vancouver To Charge For Charging – Big Time

The City of Vancouver, Canada has decided to introduce fees for charging plug-in cars – at its previously free charging stations, as high demand has made those facilities overcrowded.  One might think that a better option would be to add more stations, as rebates set up in the province has…

3 months ago by Mark Kane 58

Havelaar Lets Bison Electric Pickup Roar In Canada

An electric truck built for Canada’s extreme weather. If you thought the concept electric pick-up truck field was already a bit crowded, get ready to find room for one more. Today, a new start-up called Havelaar unveiled the Bison all-electric truck. Anyone familiar with the electric vehicle industry knows that…

5 months ago by Sebastian Blanco 26

Canada Getting Serious With Big EV Incentive Plan

Big deals could be coming up North. Electric vehicle sales in Canada continue to improve, with the Chevrolet Volt leading the way. Last week, the national government announced a comprehensive plan to, “increase the number of zero-emission vehicles (ZEVS) on Canadian roads by 2018.” The gist is that since the transportation…

5 months ago by Sebastian Blanco 30

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Chevrolet Bolt Wins Canadian Green Car Of The Year Award

The Chevrolet Bolt is no stranger to substantial awards, and the long-range all-electric crossover just took home another. The Bolt received the 2017 Canadian Green Car Award at the Green Living Show, held at the Metro Toronto Convention Center. Executive-Director of Ontario Tire Stewardship (a company that recycles 95 percent of…

6 months ago by Steven Loveday 13