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What is it like to own an EV in B.C.?

Drivers of three electrical vehicles – a Nissan Leaf, Mitsubishi i-MiEV, and a Kia Soul EV – talk about their experience driving electric.

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Help for condos & stratas

Metro Vancouver has just rolled out a new site, There are also new incentives for the installation of charging stations at multi-unit residential buildings.

BC Hydro grows fast charger network

B.C.'s network of DC fast chargers includes 30 stations, and there are more on the way.

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Get a sticker, use the HOV lane

Electric vehicle drivers with a sticker can use the HOV lane, even if they're alone in the car.

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New incentives for charging station installations

The Province of B.C. is funding incentives for charging stations at homes, condos and workplaces.

Charging infrastructure guidelines

BC Hydro has worked with Natural Resources Canada to develop the Canadian EV Infrastructure Deployment Guidelines  [PDF, 2.5 MB]

ecoENERGY Innovation Initiative Demonstration Component Report

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