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BC doubles down on support for EVs

This has been quite the week for "let's support EVs" announcements. First, Ontario announced enhancements to its Electric Vehicle Incentive Program. And here in BC, the SCRAP-IT program almost doubled its incentives, up to $6,000, for people [...]

By | 2017-02-03|Categories: News|Comments Off on BC doubles down on support for EVs

End of year party and Electra Meccanica open house

We had a great time last night at VEVA's end of year party. Many thanks to our friends at Electra Meccanica for hosting the event. And speaking of Electra Meccanica, this innovative local electric vehicle [...]

By | 2016-12-07|Categories: News|1 Comment

EV Policy Report Card released. We all have some work to do!

A comprehensive new report on electric vehicle (EV) policies across Canada gives out grades and concludes that no province deserves an "A".  To get the top grade, there would need to be policies in place [...]

By | 2016-11-15|Categories: News|Comments Off on EV Policy Report Card released. We all have some work to do!

Nissan offers home charging subsidy in November

Nissan is offering a $500 rebate on home chargers when a new LEAF is purchased in November 2016. Details are available here.          

By | 2016-11-10|Categories: News|Comments Off on Nissan offers home charging subsidy in November

Made it!

Rolf and Silke have reached their final destination in Newfoundland after an epic journey across Canada in a Tesla Model X. It's all beautifully documented on their blog. Congratulations to them!

By | 2016-09-15|Categories: News|Comments Off on Made it!

How green is your next vehicle?

Or alternatively, "How not green is your current vehicle?"  The folks at Natural Resources Canada have published a helpful spreadsheet that lets you compare the GHG emissions of different vehicles. It's easy to use but is quite [...]

By | 2016-08-30|Categories: News|1 Comment
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