Sarah Bruce
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Going Green

Growth in electric vehicle Sales brings new challenges for the automotive industry.

By 2040, all new cars sold should be electric, as mandated by the B.C. government. It is an ambitious goal and one everyone involved in the automotive industry must prepare for.

This initiative promises a greener future for B.C. however, in order for it to be successful, the automotive industry must develop training and safety standards for when handling electric vehicles. Already in 2019 electric vehicle sales are two percent higher than in 2018. With gas prices soaring and the government offering financial incentives, this trend will continue to increase. What does this mean for the automotive industry?

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