Transportation

We research new technologies and their infrastructure needs to provide cleaner, safer and more sustainable transportation options.

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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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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Open Letter to Toronto Mayor John Tory on Toll Forgiveness for EVs

TORONTO, ON – November 28, 2016 – Mayor John Tory City Hall, 2nd Floor 100 Queen St. W. Toronto, Ontario M5H 2N2 Dear Mayor Tory,  Re: Opportunity for the City of Toronto to accelerate the adoption of Electric Vehicles (EVs) and drive early wins in the fight to combat climate change At Pollution Probe and …

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Pollution Probe Presents Study to the Senate Committee on Energy, the Environment and Natural Resources

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text][/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_btn title=”Download the Full Presentation: Opportunities to Decarbonize the Transportation Sector” style=”flat” shape=”square” color=”primary” align=”center” button_block=”true” link=”url:http%3A%2F%2Fwww.pollutionprobe.org%2Fwp-content%2Fuploads%2FPollution-Probe-Senate-Submission.pdf||target:%20_blank”][vc_btn title=”Video: Steve McCauley’s Presentation to the Senate Committee” style=”flat” shape=”square” color=”primary” align=”center” link=”url:http%3A%2F%2Fsenparlvu.parl.gc.ca%2FXRender%2Fen%2FPowerBrowser%2FPowerBrowserV2%2F20160929%2F-1%2F6167%3Fuseragent%3DMozilla%2F5.0%2520(Windows%2520NT%25206.1%3B%2520Win64%3B%2520×64)%2520AppleWebKit%2F537.36%2520(KHTML%2C%2520like%2520Gecko)%2520Chrome%2F52.0.2743.82%2520Safari%2F537.36%23||target:%20_blank” button_block=”true”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]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 …

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Pollution Probe Participates at Queens Park EV Day: Remarks from Steve McCauley, A/CEO

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]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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PRESS RELEASE: Collaborative Electric Vehicle policy review highlights ways to increase usage of emissions-free technology

OTTAWA, ON – September 20, 2016 – Electric vehicle (EV) technology presents an enormous opportunity to help provinces and territories reduce their greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the transportation sector, which is the second largest contributor to GHGs in Canada. A collaborative report released today in Ottawa by Bruce Power, Plug’n Drive, Pollution Probe and …

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