Zero Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Program is for:

Multi-Unit Residential Properties
Buildings with a common entrance comprised of a minimum of 3 dwelling units.

Companies with light duty fleets
Companies that own or lease light-duty fleets of vehicles for business activities such as taxis or medium and heavy-duty vehicles like delivery trucks.

Workplaces where chargers must be installed in locations primarily used by employees.

For a limited time, get back 50% of EV charging station costs!

With the goal of expanding and promoting Canada’s EV charging infrastructure, a funding incentive is being made available by Natural Resources Canada for the installation of electric-vehicle charging stations through the Zero Emission Vehicle Infrastructure Program (ZEVIP).  ZEVIP will cover up to 50% of the total project costs, up to a maximum of $5M/project.

Eligible Chargers and available funding:

Only Level 2 or Level 3 type charging stations are eligible for the ZEVIP program

Type of charging station Output Available Funding
Level 2 (208/240V) charging stations 3.3 – 19.2 kW Up to $5,000 per connector
Faster charging stations 20 – 49kW Up to $15,000 per charging station
Fastest charging stations > 50kW Up to $50,000 per station

Envari offers full turnkey management and peace of mind

EV Readiness Assessment – On-site systems and layout audit to assess current electrical infrastructure, electrical capacity, parking configuration, user preferences/habits, installation effort and cost.

Application Management – Envari will coordinate and manage the entire application process to ensure eligibility and maximize your funding.

Flexible/Optimized/Agnostic Technology – Envari is a product-agnostic provider and can offer a variety of types of EV charging stations from many manufacturers. We will guide you through a variety of options for an ideal EV infrastructure design that fits your budget.

Maintenance and ongoing support


About Envari

We are Ottawa’s energy transformation experts providing a wide range of energy solutions that help businesses like yours, make sizeable shifts in energy usage.  Our customers have experienced significant savings, greener environments and have benefitted from extending the life of their assets.  Our wide partnership network, industry influence and reputation ensures that our customers satisfaction remains priority one.  Customers look to us for expertise and knowledge on all government and regulatory funding incentive mechanisms that are currently available or are scheduled to be introduced.  Gain peace of mind knowing that you have leveraged every conservation, retrofit and green funding incentive for maximum savings and shortest payback.

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