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ARA senior industry advisor Ken Hendricks introduces the EVfriendly program, an initiative supporting the migration to a cleaner, greener transportation system in British Columbia through training and certification of service providers in the sale, repair, towing, and recycling of electric vehicles.

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British Columbia Is EV Friendly

The Automotive Retailers Association of British Columbia (ARA) is pleased to announce the launch of EVfriendly, an industry-led program, sponsored by the Ministry of Energy, …

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EVfriendly Certification Registration Now Open

Register now to become an EVfriendly certified provider.  If you are not yet familiar with EVfriendly, in short, it is an industry-led program, powered by …

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