Zero Emission Vehicle Legislation
On this page…
- The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change
- The Ministry of Energy, Mines, and Low Carbon Innovation
- Car manufacturers
What: To enact Zero Emission Vehicle legislation in Spring 2019
Why: To meet greenhouse gas emission reduction targets
How: Online survey
Category: CleanBC, Environmental Protection, Law and Public Safety
The Zero Emission Vehicle standards will ensure that cleaner vehicles are more available and competitively priced, making them more affordable and accessible to the average resident and B.C. fleet operator. It will also support the growth of B.C.’s broader clean energy vehicle sector, which currently includes 198 countries and 3,850 employees, and represents approximately $700 million a year in direct economic activity.
Input gathered will be used in the development of the legislation and regulations going forward.