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January 13, 2021

The East Kootenay Electric Life

Braeden knew he wanted to own an electric vehicle ever since Toyota brought a Prius to his high school in Cranbrook for Earth Day in 2009. It took seven years to do […]

January 6, 2021

Family Commuting with an Affordable Electric Vehicle

Michelle discovered that used electric vehicles were available and were perfect for city-dwellers who desire affordable commuter vehicles. The kids were completely sold on clean energy, and pushed their parents to make the change. The family decided to trade in the mini-van and “downgrade” to a used Nissan Leaf as their commuter, or 2nd, vehicle.

September 17, 2020

Sustainability Conscious Commuters

Sandra and Paul live in Vancouver, and wanted to be environmentally conscious when searching for a new vehicle. They wanted to reduce their oil and gas consumption as much as possible and […]

September 4, 2020

Crushing KMs in the Cariboo

Laurie lives in the Cariboo region, just outside of 100 Mile House.  About 4 years ago, she installed a 15 kW solar array on the roof of her home and began waiting […]

August 20, 2020

Outdoorsy and Electric

Cindy and Darwin live in Prince George. They have always loved the wilderness spaces that we enjoy here in Canada, and in British Columbia especially. They spend a substantial amount of time […]

August 8, 2020

Electric Island Adventures

In the summer of 2019, Sara and Fred traveled from Vancouver to Tofino for their honeymoon. Sara drives an electric car regularly, but mostly for city commuting. For this trip they had […]

July 17, 2020

Comfortable in the Cold

Peter and his family live on a farm in Demmitt, Alberta, close to the British Columbia border. They are 80km from Grande Prairie, where his family has done most of its business […]

July 17, 2020

Living Future Forward

Dale is a retired pilot living in the Comox Valley. He has always been fascinated by technology and is passionate about helping the world in whatever little ways he can. Dale followed […]