Vancouver Adds More Electric Cars to City Fleet

Eleven of the Mitsubishi i-MiEVs will be for city department use, and two for the Vancouver park board.

Published: 17-Aug-2012

The City of Vancouver is adding 13 new electric vehicles to its fleet.

Mayor Gregor Robertson, who announced the purchase of the Mitsubishi i-MiEV vehicles outside city hall today (August 15), claimed the addition means Vancouver now has “the greenest fleet of vehicles” in Canada.

“We recognize that the city plays a really important role in leading the way and setting the example in its operations, and demonstrating what a greenest city looks like in our city-run buildings, in our facilities, and all of our operations, including our transportation,” he told reporters.

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