Driving an electric vehicle. Now an everyday reality for Nova Scotians.

Discover provincial and federal rebates, how you can skip the gas station, and how to reduce your emissions with an exciting new driving experience.

Clean Foundation is introducing a new program funded through the government of Canada ‘EV Boost’, which offers funding towards the installation of electric vehicle chargers for organizations.

Click here for details on the new provincial rebate.
Click here for details on the electric vehicle charger program.

Did you know Nova Scotians have access to…

Piggy Bank

Federal EV incentive

Piggy Bank

Provincial EV incentive

Charging station

Charging stations

Electric Car

Available EV models

Want to try driving electric?

Next Ride is a new non-profit initiative to help Nova Scotians discover electric vehicles — and the Next Ride EV fleet is coming to an event near you!

Test drive an electric vehicle for free and #meetZevvy — Next Ride’s official EV.

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Everything you need to know about electric vehicles in Nova Scotia

We shift gears on common misconceptions and accelerate your knowledge to get your EV journey started.

You’re in charge

Charging an EV is as easy as plugging in your phone. For when you’re away from home — view our interactive map of the fast-charging network across the province.

You’re in charge

Charging an EV is as easy as plugging in your phone. And for when you’re away from home — view our interactive map of the fast-charging network across the province.

Ask an EV owner your questions

Connect with an EV owner to leverage their experience and knowledge so you can take your next step with confidence.

EV Owners

Hear from real EV owners in Nova Scotia

EV Owner
"The benefit of a full electric vehicle is that you don’t have to pay for oil changes, spark plugs, transmission fluid — you don’t have to pay for maintenance on the engine at all."
Michael Boucher
Owner of a Hyundai Ioniq

 

Calculate your EV savings

Figuring out your potential savings over the lifetime of owning an EV takes some math. Let us help you out!

Test drive an EV at a Next Ride event

Did you know you can test drive an EV in Nova Scotia?  Check out upcoming events near you.

Take an all-electric road trip

Do you want to explore the natural beauty of Kejimkujik National Park or visit the South Shore along the Lighthouse Route? If you can dream it, you can drive it in an EV! Check out the trips we’ve put together to get you started.

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Will an EV fit your lifestyle?

NEXT STEPS

Browse top models and take your next step toward owning an EV or e-bike

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EVAssist is brought to you by Natural Resources Canada, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources and Renewables, and Clean Foundation with the support of Nova Scotia Power.

 

Still have questions regarding EVs?

Contact us at transportation@cleanfoundation.ca
For rebate questions contact electrify@cleanfoundation.ca

 

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