Petro Canada in Quebec has increased its electric vehicle (EV) charging rates by 125 percent, as reported by TeslaNorth.

Rates at Petro Canada locations in Quebec have been increased to $0.45/minute, up from $0.20/minute. According to TeslaNorth, the change in rates only appears to be limited to Quebec, and reportedly took place on June 1st.

The following are the current Petro-Canada EV charging rates across the nation:

  • Alberta – $0.33 per minute
  • British Columbia – $0.27 per minute
  • Manitoba – $0.33 per minute
  • New Brunswick – $0.25 per minute
  • Newfoundland and Labrador – time-based billing
  • Northwest Territories – time-based billing
  • Nova Scotia – $0.25 per minute
  • Nunavut – time-based billing
  • Ontario – $0.33 per minute
  • Prince Edward Island – time-based billing
  • Quebec – $0.45 per minute
  • Saskatchewan – $0.33 per minute
  • Yukon – time-based billing

New Brunswick and Nova Scotia residents pay the least to juice up their vehicles, whereas Quebec residents, clearly, are paying much more than the rest of the nation.

In other EV charger-related news, FLO and Hydro-Québec will install 7,500 Level 2 chargers in Quebec between 2022 and 2026. Read more about it here.

Source: TeslaNorth

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