Electric vehicle incentives / Guides

Electric vehicle charging station
Commuting

Electric Vehicles getting help from the provinces

...incentives for people who buy or lease electric vehicles that could boost available help to as much as $14,000. - Again from the CBC, read more here. The province of Quebec is offering rebates for electric vehicle purchases , $8,000 for a fully electric vehicle, and a sliding scale up to $8,000 for hybrids, dep...

Ontario climate change action plan
Grants and incentives

Ontario announces ambitious climate change action plan to reduce emissions

...electric vehicle image via Creative Commons Helping citizens transition to electric vehicles (discounts of up to $14,000) Developing infrastructure for public transportation Expanding bicycle paths and bicycle parking Note: Within this a target has been identified (hopeful perhaps), that 12% of new vehicle purchases by...

How to choose the best home EV charger or EVSE?
Lifestyle, location and commuting

EV home charging stations & How to decide which is the best EVSE for you

...electric system, and converts it to DC Direct Current so your EV car’s battery pack can be charged. The reality is that nearly everyone calls the wall-mounted box that supplies 240 volts of electricity for Electric Vehicles "the charger". That box, cord, and plug have a technical name - Electric Vehicle Service Equip...

Grants and incentives

Green building financial incentives

...incentives during the design, construction and commissioning stages of your projects. Enbridge Savings by Design. Electric vehicle rebates: Ontario's efforts to get more electric vehicles on the road have them currently offering up to $14,000. More details here . Quebec: Desjardins: Free Energy Assessment; cash...

The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You
Lifestyle, location and commuting

The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You

...Electric Vehicle - & which is the best EV? Over decades, and even more so over the last few years, the purchase prices of EV's continue to drop, government incentives to choose an electric car have increased, the ranges of electric cars continue to increase and there are more charging stations available every day. We...

Why Electric Heating Systems are Best for Sustainable Homes
Heating with electricity

Heating with Electricity - The Best Choice for High Efficiency & Zero Energy Homes?

...electric heat now is the surest way to both future-proof a sustainable home and to reduce ongoing maintenance and replacement costs. Electricity is versatile so it's an easy option We also like electric heating because, pretty much every home has electricity already. Electricity can be used to heat, cool, cook and ...

What is a Free Home Energy Audit Canada?
Grants and incentives

Free home energy audits in Canada

...Incentives are available to help you pay for those! And don’t forget commuting - there are Electric Vehicle Rebates as well as Solar Panels Financing from Tesla . Learn all about Green Home construction and Renovation in the Ecohome Green Building Guide Pages .

Real estate

Are you selling a house? Here are the top 10 things homebuyers look for

...electric vehicle (EV) charging terminal - I think most of us sense that we will be in an electric car someday, so a house that is already set up is a nice bonus. Electric cars are quickly increasing in popularity and the incentives offered make them more appealing all the time. Conversely, this study also reveals t...

Free Energy Audits, Net Zero Home Grants & Interest Free Home Renovation Loans
Grants and incentives

0% loans & Grants for Green Home Renovations & Construction - A Boost for Canadians in 2020

...Incentives page to find out what other programs are available, such as Electric Vehicle Tax Incentives and Rebates , how Vancouver makes attaining Passive House certification easier , or the Solar Panels Special Offer from Tesla in September 2019!

Tesla Solar Roof Cost Comparison, Competitors & Reviews
Solar photovoltaic

Are Tesla solar roofs worth the money? Are there any competitors? Our take on the future of BIPV

...incentives vary, and not all states (or Canadian provinces) will have tax incentives and rebate programs. (Keep in mind that even when not indicated, all prices listed here are in US dollars.) The above may seem a lower price than a full solar roof installation, until of course you add the cost of a roof covering, an...