Category: Zero emission vehicles

Road to Electric Vehicles: Carrot for the Wealthy, Stick for the Rest

Commentary Despite years of coercive effort on the part of the government and billions spent trying to get Canadians to buy electric vehicles, only a mere 5 percent of drivers have chosen to go electric. Research conducted by the Department of Natural Resources concluded that most Canadians simply found electric vehicles to be too expensive…


Victorian Govt to Spend $15 million on Fleet of 400 Zero Emissions Vehicles by 2023

The Victorian state government of Australia will spend $15 million on a fleet of 400 zero emissions vehicles (ZEVs) for use by 2023 to achieve net zero emissions by 2050 for Victoria. ZEVs are considered the cleaner alternative to cars that consume petrol as they run on electricity or hydrogen and therefore do not emit greenhouse…


Newsom Announces $10 Billion Plan to Transition to Zero-Emission Vehicles

California Gov. Gavin Newsom proposed to inject another $6.1 billion into a plan on Jan. 26 that will accelerate the state’s transition to zero-emission vehicles. The funds will build upon the state’s $3.9 billion November 2021 investment in making electric vehicles more affordable while also investing in charging stations. “The future is electric, and we’re making…