Publications: Technology

Accelerating the Deployment of Plug-in Electric Vehicles in Canada and Ontario
Accelerating the Deployment of Plug-in Electric Vehicles in Canada and Ontario
The transportation sector is currently the second largest contributor of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Canada. The optimal use of electric vehicles...
Size4530 KB
PublishedSeptember 20, 2016
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Cost and Adoption Rates of Fuel-Saving Technologies for Trailers in the Canadian On-Road Freight Sector
Cost and Adoption Rates of Fuel-Saving Technologies for Trailers in the Canadian On-Road Freight Sector
From September 2014 through December 2014, the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) and Pollution Probe collaborated on a study to better...
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PublishedFebruary 25, 2015
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Report on Energy from Waste in Ontario
Report on Energy from Waste in Ontario's Cement Sector
Finding Worth in Waste Findings presented in this report suggest that, environmentally, energy from waste using modern technologies will release fewer...
Size2.28 MB
PublishedAugust 25, 2014
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Primer on Energy Systems in Canada
Primer on Energy Systems in Canada
Why You Should Read This Primer The production, distribution and use of energy pervade every aspect of our society. Energy is needed to move, to harvest,...
Size6.02 MB
PublishedJanuary 12, 2011
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Unlocking the Electric Mobility Potential of Toronto
Unlocking the Electric Mobility Potential of Toronto
Moving Toward an Electric Mobility Master Plan for the City Pollution Probe reached out to stakeholder organizations and individuals who will play a significant...
Size17.40 MB
PublishedOctober 18, 2010
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Scoping the Implications of Electric Vehicle Technology in Ontario
Scoping the Implications of Electric Vehicle Technology in Ontario
A Report to the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario (ECO) Environmental stewardship and accountability in Ontario has expanded to include the impacts...
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PublishedMarch 18, 2010
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Barriers to Consumer Purchasing of More, Highly Fuel Efficient Vehicles: A Background Paper
Barriers to Consumer Purchasing of More, Highly Fuel Efficient Vehicles: A Background Paper
This report is part of Pollution Probe’s continuing work on motor vehicle fuel efficiency and is specifically aimed at identifying the barriers that...
Size217.86 KB
PublishedNovember 18, 2008
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Primer on Bioproducts
Primer on Bioproducts
This Primer on Bioproducts is an introduction to biology-based industrial products and processes — technologies and processes that use plants, micro-organisms...
Size2.14 MB
PublishedNovember 1, 2004
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