Monthly Archive: March 2014

7

60K Electric km in my VOLT

Today, after owning the Volt for just over 27 months, I hit the 60,000 electric kilometers mark out of a total 77,789 kilometers. My out of pocket cost for that distance is around $850...

3

Québec’s Transportation Electrification Strategy 2013-2017

On November 1st, 2013, the Québec government announced its  four year Transportation Electrification Strategy.  Here is a summary. Transportation Electrification Strategy 2013-2017 Key Measures Under its Transportation Electrification Strategy, the Government is undertaking several...

2

Plug at Work : 3 500 new Electric Chargers in Québec

(Picture from Lanouvelle.net) On February 26, 2014, the province of Québec’s Ministry of Natural Ressources announced the program Branché au travail (Plug at Work).  In the next three years, 3 500 new electric chargers...

4

My 2 year Volt ownership – STATS

This saturday, March 8, 2014, marks my Red Volt’s 2nd anniversary. Here are the detailed stats after a two-year ownership !! Year 1 Year 2 Total total km 20 836 17 452 38 288 electric km 18 037...

1

1st and only TESLA-TAXI in North America !

(This is a free translation from an article written by Marie-Pier Duplessis, published in Le Soleil newspaper, Voitures électriques : le premier Taxi en Amérique à Québec.) The company 4Degrees, a green Data Center...

26

PETITION FOR A QUEBEC’S ZERO EMISSION LAW

Update: The closing date is changed to May 3rd 2014 due to provincial election. A petition has been launched to implement a ZERO EMISSION LAW in the province of Quebec in Canada. In order...