EVs are rapidly improving. It’s time to elevate Canadian highway charging

Electric Autonomy Canada, in partnership with Parkland, one of Canada’s leading national fuel retailers, are calling on architects and designers to rethink the roadside pit stop of today and reimagine electric-powered road trips of the future in a new charging station design competition

Real routes! Real freight! Canada’s Purolator and Day & Ross take on 11 U.S. companies in three-week electric trucking demo starting today

For the first time in its history, the bi-annual Run On Less trucking competition — run by the North American Council for Freight Efficiency — has gone electric. In another first, two Canadian entrants will participate over the next three weeks with 11 U.S. fleets

Canadian automotive manufacturing projects to get $40 million in funding as part of ZEV challenge

NGen, the industry-led organization behind Canada’s Advanced Manufacturing Supercluster, wants to fund projects that help strengthen the Canadian auto sector’s ability to transition to zero emission vehicles

Federal government launches clean energy investment blitz to mark first #EVWeekinCanada

Cross-country investments focus on charging infrastructure, solutions for electric trucks, buses and residential buildings, and breaking down barriers to EV adoption

Mercedes-Benz launches Canada-wide EQ-platform EV charging strategy

On the heels of its German parent’s declaration to be “electric only” by 2030, Mercedes-Benz Canada today unveiled a comprehensive vehicle charging strategy called “Mercedes Me Charge,” featuring major network partners, Plug and Charge functionality and green charging

VinFast, Vietnam’s first EV maker, to include Canada in its 2022 global EV launch

The fast-growing flagship Vietnamese car manufacturer says it will introduce its electric vehicles in five new markets in early 2022, another sign of the expanding range of available EV options for would-be buyers

New Li-Cycle partnership extends sustainable battery recycling to e-scooters and e-bikes

Ontario-based EV battery recycler Li-Cycle is teaming up with vehicle-sharer Helbiz to recycle lithium-ion batteries from micro-mobility options like e-scooters and e-bikes