No energy for electric cars from government staffers

Not only is the Ontario government failing to convince regular folks to purchase an electric vehicle, it can’t even get its own staff to buy in.

According to figures obtained by the Toronto Sun through a Freedom of Information request, a mere 4.16% of the Ontario Public Service (OPS) passenger vehicle fleet is electric, mostly hybrids.

  • ntt1

    most Canadians have longer commutes than these things summer range, add in winter conditions with lots of salty conductive water around, a need for heat and defrost capacity and its a no brainer. these might work for the urban metrosexuial type but that is (thankfully) a very limited market.

  • BPatMann

    Can you imagine a classic car auction in 2057? “And now they’re rolling out a 2017 Prius…”