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Vancouver launches first permanent DC fast charge station for electric vehicles
The City of Vancouver and BC Hydro, along with the Province of British Columbia, Natural Resources Canada and BMW, announced the official launch of the Empire Fields DC fast charge station for...
May 6th, 2016
Velometro gearing up to take Vancouver by storm
These quirky, three-wheeled bicycles with an electric-assist motor could be coming to a neighbourhood near you as early as September 2017.
Feb 23rd, 2016
Now, this is a car I could like
If you're filling up with gas more than once a year, you're getting ripped off.
Nov 27th, 2012
Eco-friendly Vancouver: 67 electric vehicle charging stations by 2013
Driving electric in Vancouver is about to get easier, with a plan to install 67 new charging stations by the end of 2013. But why switch? Find out more about zero-emissions vehicles.
Feb 22nd, 2012
City of Vancouver partners with BCIT and Rocky Mountain Institute to get electric cars on road
Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson, BCIT President Don Wright, and RMI Project Get Ready Project Manager Tripp Hyde “plugged-in” two electric vehicles today to symbolize the signing of Project Get Ready
May 19th, 2010