About Us

Electric Mobility Canada is a national membership-based not-for-profit organization dedicated exclusively to the advancement of e-mobility as an exciting and promising opportunity to fight climate change and stimulate and support the Canadian economy.

Our mission

To strategically accelerate the transition to electric mobility across Canada.

Our vision

Electric* mobility is the preferred choice across all Canadian provinces & territories.
*This includes battery electric vehicles (BEVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), and fuel cell electric vehicles (FCEVs).

Our goals

Electric Mobility Canada supports the activities of its members by:

  • Communicating legislative, policy, technical and operational matters of key interest pertaining to electric mobility to our membership. This includes identifying the actions required to meet the needs of the members and proactively communicating these needs to policy makers and other stakeholders.
  • Establishing partnerships to accelerate the adoption of electric mobility through research, demonstration projects, policies, programs and strategies to increase market penetration.
  • Acting as a resource centre for relevant and contemporary information on electric mobility from across Canada and around the globe.

Our brochure

Learn who we are at a glance with our online brochure.

2018 EMC Annual Report

To learn more about EMC, read our 2018 Annual Report detailing our accomplishments in the past twelve months.

Board of Directors

2006 to 2012
Michael Elwood – Founding Chair
2012 to 2013
Matthew Stevens – Chair
2013 to 2018
Catherine Kargas – Chair
2018 to 2019
Heather Ferguson – Interim Chair
Catherine Kargas – Chair
2019 – present
Dan Guato – Chair

Executive Committee

  • Chair
    Dan Guatto, Burlington Hydro
  • Vice Chair
    Wilf Steimle, Electric Vehicle Society
  • Treasurer
    Suzanne Goldberg, ChargePoint
  • Secretary
    Travis Allan, AddÉnergie Technologies Inc.

Board members 2019-2020


  • Travis Allan, AddĖnergie Technologies inc.
  • Maxime Charron, LeadingAhead Energy
  • Ted Dowling, BYD
  • Suzanne Goldberg, ChargePoint
  • Catherine Kargas, Marcon
  • Gleb Nikiforov, AutoChargers
  • Jeff Turner, Dunsky Energy Consulting

Energy Providers

  • Renaud Cloutier, Hydro-Québec
  • Dan Guatto, Burlington Hydro
  • Nicole Morter, Enmax Power Corporation
  • Neetika Sathe, Alectra Utilities

Fleet Managers

  • Serge Carignan, ATUQ

Not-for-Profit Organizations and Academics

  • David Corbeil, Association des véhicules électriques du Québec
  • Ian Klesmer, The Atmospheric Fund
  • Wilf Steimle, Electric Vehicle Society