Feds fund 100K for fast-charge electric car stations in Kingston

By Alexandra Mazur, Global News, January 17, 2019

Kingston will be getting two new electric charging stations, and the federal government will be partially footing the bill.

At the Kingston Climate Change Symposium hosted by Sustainable Kingston, Mark Gerretsen, MP for the region, announced on Thursday that the federal government has earmarked $100,000 for two electric car fast-charging stations in the city.

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According to a news release from Natrural Resources Canada, the city will build the two charging stations, which will be partially funded through Natural Resources Canada’s electric vehicle and alternative fuel infrastructure deployment initiative.


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