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0 Pollution Probe Presents Study to the Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources
Download the Full Presentation: Opportunities to Decarbonize the Transportation Sector Video: Steve McCauley's Presentation to the Senate Committee Remarks from Steve McCauley, A/CEO to the Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources: Study on the effects of transitioning to a new low carbon economy Pollution Probe is pleased to be appearing today and I
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0 Pollution Probe Participates at Queens Park EV Day: Remarks from Steve McCauley, A/CEO
Remarks from Steve McCauley, A/CEO Congratulations to the automotive companies participating at Queens Park EV Day. These are impressive vehicles you are showcasing today. Your leadership in the industry in successfully bringing these emissions free vehicles to the Canadian marketplace is helping to deliver cleaner air for the people of Ontario, and is playing an
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0 Pollution Probe Statement on Government of Canada’s proposed Locomotive Emissions Regulations
Toronto – June 20, 2016 – Pollution Probe welcomes the proposed Locomotive Emissions Regulations recently announced by the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport. The proposed rules aim to limit harmful air pollutant emissions, or criteria air contaminants, from Canadian rail carriers by imposing increasingly stringent emission standards and reducing locomotive idling. "The railway sector is
Transportation
0 Range Anxiety = EV Angst
As part of Pollution Probe’s Electric Mobility Adoption and Prediction (EMAP) project, Environics assessed the major factors that affect a person’s decision to purchase an EV. They discovered that one of the main barriers to EV adoption is range anxiety, or how far you can travel in an EV before the charge runs out. Interestingly,
Transportation
0 B.C. Introduces New EV Rebate
If you are a resident of British Columbia, you can now take advantage of B.C.’s new Clean Energy Vehicle program, which provides rebates of up to $5,000 on the purchase or lease of a new battery electric, fuel-cell electric or plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, and $6,000 for a hydrogen fuel cell vehicle. Hydrogen fuel cell