Transportation

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Pollution Probe Launches the Municipal Zero-Emission Vehicle Engagement Platform

Pollution Probe is pleased to announce the launch of its latest initiative to accelerate the deployment of zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs) in Canadian municipalities. The goals of the Municipal ZEV Engagement Platform are to engage municipal governments and their collaborators, socialize the range of solutions which are presented in internal and external resources, and establish an ongoing dialogue surrounding ZEVs.

Pollution Probe Releases Report on Impacts of COVID-19 on Low-Carbon Mobility

Pollution Probe Releases Report on Impacts of COVID-19 on Low-Carbon Mobility TORONTO, March 18, 2021 – Today Pollution Probe is pleased to announce the release of a companion report which details the impacts that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on actions explored in the pre-pandemic report, Opportunities for Low-Carbon Mobility Actions in Canadian Municipalities: Best …

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Pollution Probe Reaction to Canada’s Hydrogen Strategy

Pollution Probe Reaction to Canada’s Hydrogen Strategy TORONTO, December 21, 2020 – Canada’s Federal Government has set out a new Hydrogen Strategy to “position Canada as a world-leading producer, user and exporter of clean hydrogen, and associated technologies.” Pollution Probe supports the Strategy’s focus on the important contribution that hydrogen can make to meeting Canada’s …

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Pollution Probe Releases New Guide to Electric Vehicle Charging in Multi-Unit Residential Buildings

Pollution Probe Releases New Guide to Electric Vehicle Charging in Multi-Unit Residential Buildings TORONTO, November 26, 2020 – Pollution Probe is pleased to announce the release of its new Guide to Electric Vehicle Charging in Multi-Unit Residential Buildings, produced in partnership with the Delphi Group. Made possible through support from Natural Resources Canada, the guide …

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Pollution Probe Releases New Report on Zero Emission Vehicle Charging in Multi-Unit Residential Buildings and for Garage Orphans

Pollution Probe Releases New Report on Zero Emission Vehicle Charging in Multi-Unit Residential Buildings and for Garage Orphans Toronto, ON – June 4, 2019 – Pollution Probe is pleased to announce the release of a new report, Zero Emission Vehicle Charging in Multi-Unit Residential Buildings and for Garage Orphans, produced in partnership with the Delphi …

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Pollution Probe Welcomes New Addition to our Transportation Team

  Pollution Probe Welcomes New Addition to our Transportation Team Pollution Probe is pleased to introduce the newest addition to our transportation team, Jessie Gai. Jessie joins the team from the University of Toronto, where she is working towards a Master of Applied Science in Environmental and Transportation Engineering. Jessie’s focus is on modeling air …

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PRESS RELEASE: Statement in Response to Ontario Government’s Announcement of the Drive Clean Program Redesign

TORONTO, ON – Pollution Probe supports the Government of Ontario’s recent announcement to tackle heavy duty vehicle (HDV) emissions as part of the redesign of the Province’s Drive Clean Program. This action which will target the on-road freight transportation sector is urgently needed given its major and growing role in contributing to climate change and air …

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PRESS RELEASE: Decarbonizing Transportation in Canada: Building a Foundation for Success

TORONTO, ON – Pollution Probe is pleased to announce the release of its newest report Decarbonizing Transportation in Canada: Building a Foundation for Success. The report represents the culmination of a project made possible through the generous support of Toyota Canada. The primary objective of the report is to support the Government of Canada and …

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PRESS RELEASE: Accelerating the Deployment of Zero-Emission Vehicles: Opportunities for the Atlantic and Prairie Provinces

TORONTO, ON – Today, Pollution Probe and The Delphi Group released the report Accelerating the Deployment of Zero Emission Vehicles: Opportunities for the Atlantic and Prairie Provinces at the EV2018VÉ Conference & Trade Show in Ottawa. The initiative was supported by Natural Resources Canada, Bruce Power, Global Automakers of Canada, and the Canadian Vehicle Manufacturers’ …

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PRESS RELEASE: Statement in Response to Federal Government’s Announcement of a Zero-Emissions Vehicle Strategy

TORONTO, ON – “Pollution Probe is delighted to stand behind the Federal Government’s commitment to supporting a smart, efficient and well-coordinated transition to low and zero-emissions vehicles in Canada. Electric vehicles offer a rare opportunity in the policy sphere, a true win-win. From the policy-maker’s perspective, the fact that transportation is Canada’s second-highest contributor to …

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