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    Report: Thieves stealing copper from EV charging stations in Vancouver

    In Europe, most EV charging stations don't have a wire permanently attached. Unlike North America, European EV drivers need to carry a cable around with them. This is a bit of a hassle, but it's far easier than pulling up to an EVSE and finding the cable simply cut out. That's what's happening to ...

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    Report: Hydrogen-friendly Vancouver getting into DC fast chargers for EVs

    Vancouver, British Columbia, is joining the west coast network of DC fast chargers for plug-in electric vehicles. The Canadian province's electric utility company, BC Hydro, will be installing 13 DC fast chargers in the greater Vancouver area in the Fraser Valley, on Vancouver Island and in ...

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    Report: Chevy Cruze diesel goes on 54.7-mpg cross-Canada journey

    Oh, Canada, indeed. A husband-and-wife team set out to see what kind of fuel economy numbers they could get out of a Chevrolet Cruze Diesel on a transcontinental drive, and they ended up hitting some pretty impressive numbers. The team, according to their blog, averaged 4.3 liters of ...

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    Official: Vancouver Car2go one year in: 15,000 drivers, 12,000 trips a week

    Daimler's Car2go carsharing program has been in Vancouver for a year now and, aside from some hockey riot vandals to start things off, things have been quite positive. In a press release talking about Vancouver Year One, Car2go offers up the following numbers: 15,000 members (up from 2,000 ...

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    Official: Car2Go will add 100 Smart ForTwos to Vancouver fleet

    Oh, Canada, indeed. Daimler AG's car2go car-sharing service, which has about 70,000 members throughout Europe and North America, is expanding its supply of Smart ForTwo cars to Vancouver customers by about 45 percent because of surging demand from customers throughout the Canadian West Coast ...

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    Daimler's Car2go program headed to Vancouver, BC

    Daimler's Car2go is expanding into Canada and Vancouver, British Columbia has been selected as the first city north of the border to launch the innovative car-sharing service. Additionally, Car2go Canada Ltd., a subsidiary of Daimler North America, will set up shop in Vancouver. First launched ...

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    Car2go, the Fortwo car-sharing service, moves into Vancouver, BC for tests

    Car2go Smart Fortwo – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Car2go, Daimler's Smart Fortwo-based car sharing service, is kind of, sort of coming to Vancouver, British Columbia. Car2go vehicles have been running around Ulm, Germany since October 2008 and in Austin, TX since November 2009. ...

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    REPORT: Nissan Leaf coming to Vancouver in 2011

    2010 Nissan Leaf EV - Click above for hi-res image gallery
    Nissan has named five areas in the U.S. – Tennessee and Oregon; San Diego, CA; Seattle, WA; and the Phoenix/Tucson region in Arizona – to be the first to get the Leaf all-electric vehicle when the car goes on sale in late ...

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    Vancouver approves plans for mandatory plugs in new parking lots

    We told you a few days ago that the city of Vancouver, British Columbia was considering mandating the installation of electrical vehicle charging ports in new parking garages. The city council has now voted unanimously to approve the plan. Going forward, any property developers building parking ...

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    REPORT: Vancouver considering mandatory electric vehicle plugs for some new parking lots

    Hydrogen cars in Vancouver - click above for high-res gallery
    Vancouver, British Columbia makes a big deal of promoting hydrogen-powered vehicles. But the city is not letting the potential of H2 get in the way of other gasoline alternatives. In fact, local blog The Hook is reporting that Vancouver ...

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    Vancouver 2009: Hydrogen Road Trip vehicles finish 1,700-mile trip

    The Hydrogen Road Tour came to a successful conclusion here in Vancouver today after crossing through three states and two countries and making stops in 28 cities since starting in Chula Vista, California nine days ago. The Premier of British Columbia, the Honourable Gordon Campbell (pictured) said ...

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    Hydrogen Road Tour: How can H2 cars can go 1,700 miles? Use a tanker truck

    The Hydrogen Road Tour is scheduled to roll into the Hydrogen + Fuel Cells 2009 here in Vancouver tomorrow after 1,700 miles and nine days on the road. But, with the range of even the best hydrogen vehicles in the hundreds of miles and H2 stations not exactly around every corner, we were curious ...

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    Vancouver 2009: Hydrogen Fuel Cells automotive panel hearts hydrogen, praises EVs

    It's unusual to hear many good things about hydrogen vehicles at a conference dedicated to plug-in vehicles. The reverse cannot be said of the pro-hydrogen folks. At the Hydrogen + Fuel Cells 2009 conference here in Vancouver, BC this week, the main message of yesterday's panel discussion on ...

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    Vancouver 2009: GMC Sierra 1500 hydrogen truck

    GMC Sierra 1500 hydrogen truck - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    One of the few vehicles on display at the Hydrogen + Fuel Cells 2009 conference here in Vancouver is a modified GMC Sierra 1500 pickup truck. The modifications involved swapping out the gas tank for three 150-liter ...

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    Vancouver 2009: learning about the Vancouver Fuel Cell Vehicle Program

    Hydrogen cars in Vancouver - click above for a high-res gallery
    Vancouver is hosting the Hydrogen + Fuel Cells 2009 conference this week, and that give us a chance to learn a bit more about the city's ongoing hydrogen fuel cell vehicle tests. The Vancouver Fuel Cell Vehicle Program is a seven-year ...

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    X-Prize entrant exhibits eRev at Epic Expo, earns 275 MPGe

    eVaro - Click above for a hi-res gallery
    Vancouver just played host to the Epic Expo, an exposition centered around sustainable living, and one of the exhibitors there might be familiar to dedicated AutoblogGreen readers. Last year in New York, we introduced you to the alé by Fuel Vapor ...

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    Vancouver, BC signs on for Mitsubishi iMiEV testing

    Click above for high-res image gallery of the IMiEV
    The latest test site for the Mitsubishi iMiEV is in the Great White North, specifically the city of Vancouver, British Columbia. Vancouver joins several other locales on the west coast in testing the viability of electric cars (see also: ...

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    The Vancouver International Auto Show continues the green trend

    Following in the footsteps of other recent autoshows this year, the Vancouver International Auto Show is focusing on the greener side of the automotive landscape. Buying vehicles with better fuel economy and lower emissions has been on buyers minds, and the automakers know it. The very existence of ...


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