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News Automotive General Sustainability
August 21, 2020  

Advocates hope Ottawa expands, renews electric car rebate program

Provides up to $5,000 back on the purchase or lease of a new battery vehicle, or hybrid.

News Automotive General Sustainability
January 28, 2020  

Electric car rebate uses nearly half its three year budget in eight months

More than $134 million in rebates have already been issued to 33,000 Canadians.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability Technology
December 10, 2019  

China’s electric car sales slump, squeezing automakers

Leaders are promoting electric cars, but sales are stalling because buyers are unsure the technology is mature enough.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 25, 2019  

Low carbon NS by 2030: EVs, renewables, heat pumps

Ecology Action Centre plan outpaces existing plans by the province’s Liberal government.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 1, 2019  

Buying an electric car becomes cheaper as federal rebates kick in

Cars that have starting prices of less than $45,000 are eligible for the full $5,000.

News General
April 4, 2019  

Tesla’s production, deliveries fall in the 1st quarter

The company only delivered 63,000 vehicles in the quarter, down 31% from 2018’s fourth quarter.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
January 8, 2019  

Electric car sales soaring but Canada still far off goal set in 2009

Few of the 2009 Electric Vehicle Technology Road Map for Canada recommendations were followed.

News Automotive Transportation Business Operations General Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Technology
January 2, 2019  

Tesla cuts prices as 4Q deliveries miss analysts’ estimates

Automaker is cutting prices by $2,000 to offset the phase-out of federal electric vehicle tax credits.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 27, 2018  

GM job cuts, closures not a symptom of Trump’s trade agenda: analysts

Automaker is betting on electric vehicles, mobility services and autonomous cars and trucks.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
June 21, 2018  

Electric promise: Volvo Cars opens first US factory

RIDGEVILLE, SC — Volvo Cars, the first major automaker

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Sustainability
August 30, 2017  

California seeks to boost electric car rebate program

State could spend up to $3 billion to expand its rebate program for zero-emission vehicles.

News Automotive Manufacturing Business Operations General Sustainability Technology
August 30, 2017  

Renault Nissan, Dongfeng partner on electric car venture

Companies aim to develop a vehicle based on an SUV platform.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
August 11, 2017  

For electric cars to take off, they’ll need place to charge

…But the distribution of public charging stations is wildly uneven around the globe.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 7, 2017  

Electric vehicle-maker Faraday Future leases California plant

Ditched plans to build a plant in Las Vegas in early July despite spending $120 million to develop the site.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Transportation Business Operations General Sustainability Technology
July 26, 2017  

Britain to ban sale of new diesel and gasoline cars by 2040

Follows similar moves in France and Norway to replace internal combustion engines with electric and hybrid options.