New initiative brings expertise to Montreal fleet managers looking to electrify light duty trucks

Turnkey program funded by Québec government aims to electrify 50 trucks in Montreal area and could be eventually expanded to include all of Québec and Canada

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B.C. government’s $419 million increased commitment to climate action supports province’s ZEV targets

CleanBC initiatives set to receive increased funding include electric vehicle purchase incentives, EV charging infrastructure, energy efficiency plans for new buildings

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Ivy Charging Network officially launches with commitment to roll out 160 fast chargers across Ontario by end of 2021

Ivy will bring 73 charging locations to northern Ontario and urban areas, with charging speeds ranging from 50 kW with potential for up to 200 kW in some locations

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Federal initiative seeks proposals for funding for EV charging in MURBs, workplaces and for fleets

The request is part of the federal government’s Zero-Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Program, and requires applicants match 50 per cent of funding, projects have minimum of 20 chargers

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Breakthrough Energy, NRCan to award funding to Canadian innovators, including EV charging and battery pioneers

Government of Canada collaborates with investment fund backed by Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, and more to bankroll Canadian clean energy tech companies

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Hydro-Quebec’s battery research partnership with Mercedes-Benz is latest of several domestic and international electrification initiatives

Big week for the Québec utility includes a pair of deals that give further shape to a new strategic plan unveiled in December promising investments in an array of electrification initiatives

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Awards program seeks Canadian municipalities leading in electrification

Municipal Electric Champion Awards will highlight three Canadian municipalities with policies and actions dedicated to electrifying public and private vehicles

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Autonomous vehicles will provide new jobs, but education is key to seizing the opportunity – report

As growth in use of autonomous vehicles stokes demand for workers with computer science and engineering skills, education and political leadership is crucial to ensuring Canada can meet those needs

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