Trans-Canada Becoming Electric Highway

Trans-Canada Highway now offers emission-free and free of charge charging stations the breadth of Canada.

Published: 13-Dec-2012

A group doing a cross-country tour has some encouraging news for those of you contemplating -- or who already have -- an electric vehicle.

There are now more charging stations for you to power up at across Canada, Sun Country Highway said Wednesday in Regina.

“We’ve installed charging stations from coast-to-coast and are allowing people with electric vehicles to now travel from sea to sea across the longest, greenest highway in the world, which is the Trans-Canada Highway, emission free and free of charge,” said the group’s president and founder Kent Rathwell.


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