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The Manitoba government will bring forward legislative amendments which would allow for testing and use of autonomous vehicles on provincial highways, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler has announced. “The rapid technological advances being achieved by carmakers in regards to autonomous vehicles must be met by legislation allowing for their use in…

January 31, 2018 @ 9:33am

The Government of Canada announced a $120-million investment to expand the network of electric vehicle charging and alternative refuelling stations across the nation as part of the government's efforts to encourage Canadians to reduce their carbon footprint. The funding, which is part of Phase 2 of the Green Infrastructure Fund,…

January 11, 2018 @ 10:02am

Ontario is supporting innovation in the transportation sector by launching the first automated vehicle (AV) pilot program in Canada, led by The University of Waterloo, the Erwin Hymer Group and BlackBerry QNX. The pilot brings together a range of expertise from the research, manufacturing and technology sectors to advance innovation…

November 28, 2016 @ 7:53am

This is the executive summary of the report “Ontario Must Prepare for Vehicle Automation,” by systems engineer and automated vehicle strategist Bern Grush of transportation consultants Grush Niles Strategic (based in Toronto and Seattle). With 100,000 people moving to the GTHA every year, this is a crucial period for this…

November 10, 2016 @ 8:53am