by Noah Jarvis
September 5, 2022
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has made it a priority for his government to promote electric vehicles (EVs) and have the Canadian population convert to “zero-emission vehicles” in the near future to reduce emissions and shrink Canada’s carbon footprint.
However, the case hasn’t been made that the transition to EVs will necessarily reduce emissions. Additionally, the rapid transition to EVs may not be practical for the average Canadian.
Electric vehicles are known for their questionable reliability, high sticker prices and shocking environmental and humanitarian impact.
True North has compiled a list of major issues with the Trudeau government’s narrative that transitioning to EVs is the way to create a more green world.