Canada invests to install 40 fast chargers across Toronto

Canada invests to install 40 fast chargers across Toronto

Canada's $5 million investment will install over 500 chargers across the country by December 2025.

Jonathan Wilkinson, Canada’s minister of energy and natural resources, introduced a federal investment of nearly $5 million to install over 500 new EV chargers, including 40 fast chargers across Toronto. The chargers are expected to be installed by December 2025, before hitting the roads, Canadians can map out their route by consulting Natural Resources Canada’s (NRCan) Charging and Alternative Fuelling Station locator.

The Government of Canada said it supports deploying a coast-to-coast-to-coast network of charging stations along highways and in communities’ public places, on-street, in multi-use residential buildings, at workplaces and for vehicle fleets. To date, federal investments are helping to deploy over 43,000 EV chargers across the country — particularly in public spaces where they are most needed, the government said.

The Government of Canada has secured investments in the EV supply chain across Ontario, including:

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