Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Demonstration (EVID) Program

Administered by Natural Resources Canada, the Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Demonstration (EVID) Program is designed to accelerate the next generation of clean energy infrastructure and bring them to market for consumers. It supports demonstrations of next-generation and innovative electric vehicle (EV) charging infrastructure.

  • Amount: Up to 50% of eligible project expenses and offers $250k – $3M in funding.
  • Timeline: Application deadline of October 18, 2019 and projects must be ready to start by April 1, 2020.
  • Eligibility: Privately-held legal entity incorporated in Canada, including: companies, utilities, industry associations, Aboriginal and community groups, Canadian academic institutions, research associations, and Provincial/municipal governments.
  • Projects: Demonstration projects that address both technical and non-technical barriers to the installation, operation, and management of EV charging and H2 refueling infrastructure.

Top Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Demonstration Program Resources

Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Demonstration (EVID) Program Overview Blog: This is an overview of the Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Demonstration (EVID) Program, including information regarding the program’s focus, eligibility requirements, and how to apply.

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Page updated: September 6, 2019