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Moving towards smarter sustainable mobility

Electrical vehicles are gaining favour in Canada, and particularly in Quebec. Based on the latest data published by the Association des véhicules électriques du Québec (Quebec Association of Electrical Vehicles – AVEQ), there were nearly 43,000 electrical or hybrid vehicles in the province, as of March 31, 2019, which represents close to 50% of the entire fleet in Canada. Still according to AVEQ, the introduction by the federal government of new financial incentives on May 1, 2019, accelerated this trend and caused sales for this type of vehicle to dramatically increase by at least 50% across the country.

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