On January 16, 2018 Minister of Transportation Steven Del Duca announces new Program called WEVCIP (Workplace Electric Vehicle Charging Incentive Program) for Commercial building owners and managers to install charging stations at their workplaces came into effect. The Workplace Electric Vehicle Charging Incentive Program will provide 80 per cent of the capital costs to install level 2 chargers, up to $7,500 per charging space.
“The electrification of transportation is happening fast, and the Ontario government is committed to building the necessary infrastructure to meet this demand. By building more electric vehicle charging stations at workplaces across Ontario, we’re also encouraging more drivers to make the switch to an electric vehicle and building Ontario’s future.”
Steven Del Duca
Minister of Transportation