EVs Account For 15% Of BC New Car Sales

EVs Account For 15% Of BC New Car Sales

Clean-tech information group Fleetcarma has released a report indicating that 8.3 percent of new vehicles sold in Canada were fully electric. Numbers from January to the end of September 2018 reveal that 34,357 EVs were sold nationwide. The bulk of these went to buyers in Ontario, Quebec and British Columbia, where the latter province’s EV figures amounted to 15% of…

Canadian EV Sales Up 214% Over 2017

Canadian EV Sales Up 214% Over 2017

FleetCarma has just released 2nd Quarter numbers on Canadian EV adoption and they are staggering. Even discounting the rapid release of the Tesla Model 3 into Canadian jurisdictions and a rush to redeem Ontario EV rebates before those funds are eliminated, the number of EV adoptions has still increased by 143%. Last week we heard that the Tesla Model 3…

China Is Replacing 70,000 Taxis With Electric Cars

China Is Replacing 70,000 Taxis With Electric Cars

futurism.com In Brief: The Chinese city of Beijing plans to spend $1.3 billion to convert its fleet of 70,000 taxis to electric power. The move will potentially save the taxi companies money and reduce pollution in the city, which reaches hazardous levels on a semi-regular basis. The Future of Taxis Electric vehicles have been growing in popularity among fleet operators,…

1 Million Pure EVs Worldwide: EV Revolution Begins!

1 Million Pure EVs Worldwide: EV Revolution Begins!

30 Reasons Your Next Car Should be Electric There’s an unstoppable force underway in the transportation market, and I’m not talking about mass adoption of Segways (sorry, Bill Gates). No, it’s about the technology that has come to dominate CleanTechnica coverage — electric transport. Electric cars, electric buses, and electric trucks are simply better than their gasoline predecessors. They offer a more…

City of Montreal amps up electric car charging network

City of Montreal amps up electric car charging network

City of Montreal amps up electric car charging network 50 new charging stations will be installed across 7 boroughs By Brennan Neill, CBC News Posted: Nov 10, 2016 1:12 PM ETLast Updated: Nov 10, 2016 1:12 PM ET The City of Montreal said it plans to have 1,000 charging stations installed across all boroughs by 2020. (Jonathan Hayward/Canadian Press) 45 shares…