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About Plug’n Drive

Plug’n Drive is a non-profit organization committed to accelerating the adoption of electric vehicles in order to maximize their environmental and economic benefits. Since 2011, Plug’n Drive has established itself as a Canadian leader in the electric vehicle industry, a trusted and unbiased source of information about electric cars, charging stations and the electricity sector.

 

Our Programs

Electric Vehicle Discovery Centre

The Electric Vehicle Discovery Centre is the first facility of its kind in the world dedicated to providing an experiential learning environment for electric vehicles. At the Discovery Centre, visitors can discover the environmental and economic benefits of electric transportation, learn about charging and take test drives in the latest EV makes and models from leading manufacturers in a sales-free no-pressure environment.

 

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MEET [Mobile Electric Vehicle Education Trailer]

The MEET is a community EV awareness hub that is fully collapsible and transportable. The MEET can remain active in one location for weeks or months at a time and comes equipped with informational displays on the benefits of driving electric in Canada, an EV test drive activity and interactive learning tools.

 

Learn more about the MEET

Electric Vehicle Roadshow

Program Update: Due to COVID-19, the EV Roadshow has been temporarily paused. We hope to resume activities soon. 

 

The Electric Vehicle Roadshow has taken Plug’n Drive across Ontario and beyond on a campaign to increase public awareness of EVs by participating in trade shows, conferences and community events.

 

Plug’n Drive thanks our Electric Vehicle Roadshow presenting sponsor:

 

Charge My Car

Charge My Car is a partnership between Plug’n Drive and Ontario’s electricity distributors. It is your one-stop destination for information on charging at home, at work and in multi-residential buildings.  Through Charge My Car, you can also browse and purchase a home charging station for your EV.

 

Visit Charge My Car

 

 

Canadian Electric Car Fast Facts

  • There are more than 150,000 electric cars on the road in Canada and counting
  • Canada's federal government offers an incentive for the purchase or lease of an electric car. Additional provincial incentives also exist in British Columbia and Quebec
  • Driving an electric car can save you between $1,500-$2,000 per year on fuel and maintenance
  • Canada's electricity is clean with the majority of our power coming from hydro and nuclear
  • Driving an electric car in Canada can reduce your vehicle's emissions by as much as 90%

Electric Vehicle Benefits

Electric vehicles save you money, reduce emissions and deliver top performance.

EV Benefits

Electric Vehicle Advantage

Electric cars are cheaper to operate and maintain, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and deliver better performance

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