Electrification of an early-adopter fleet in Canada

This working paper focuses on the transition to electric vehicles (EVs) and the potential cost-of-ownership savings for small businesses. The primary case study revolves around Rudy’s Transportation Services Inc, a small courier service located in Deer Lake, Newfoundland, Canada. The company is considering acquiring a zero-emission vehicle (ZEV) instead of an internal combustion engine vehicle (ICEV). The analysis delves into the daily driving strategy, charging locations and times, operational costs, and the financial impact of purchasing a ZEV with a loan compared to an ICEV. The report also includes a return-on-investment analysis.

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