Charging for Change: PEI’s EV incentive spurs electric vehicle sales

Prince Edward Island — The Government of Prince Edward Island has recently begun offering cash incentives for those who purchase new or used electric vehicles. In an effort to make the roads more environmentally friendly, PEI developed the electric vehicle rebate program where drivers who go electric can get $5,000. This is said to be […]

Charging Change: P.E.I. to offer $5k in incentives for new and used EVs

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island ⁠— Steven Myers, minister of environment, energy and climate action has announced what he calls “the most aggressive vehicle incentive program in all of Canada.” The program will offer $5,000 to buyers of new fully-electric vehicles and $5,000 to used fully-electric vehicle buyers.  “We feel that it’s equally difficult for people […]

PEI Goes Paperless: Province approves use of electronic proof of auto insurance

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island – Effective as of December 17, 2020, Prince Edward Island (PEI) drivers have the option to digitally store and present their proof of auto insurance in the form of eSlips. Approved by the Superintendent of Insurance for Prince Edward Island, this move follows Nova Scotia, Ontario, Alberta, Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec, […]

CBC News reports on Prince Edward Island’s auto technician shortage

By CRM Staff Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island — December 5, 2017 — Business is booming for auto repair shops across Prince Edward Island (PEI), but business owners have concerns about the future of employment and a lack of trained technicians. A report from CBC News found that shops across the island are concerned with an […]