Because electric vehicles don’t consume gasoline or directly produce greenhouse gas emissions, there is strong government support for their development, production and sale—including, in some provinces, financial incentives for consumers. Some provinces also have incentive programs for those who install a home charging system. The federal government does not offer consumer incentives for the purchase of electric vehicles.
The following links provide more information on some of the government incentives promoting the use of electric vehicles:
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