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OAKVILLE, ON — Electric vehicle owners in Oakville, ON are now able to charge their cars while enjoying a Tim Hortons coffee.  Canada’s largest restaurant chain installed its first electric vehicle charging stations as part of a new pilot project.

Charging stations are now available for guest use, free of charge, at Tim Hortons located at 228 Wyecroft Road in Oakville and for use by corporate employees at head office, in an effort to study the technology, its usage and opportunities.

“The electric vehicle infrastructure is in its infancy and we see a potential opportunity for Tim Hortons to help make a true difference by expanding that infrastructure in Canada,” said Paulo Ferreira, Senior Director, International Design and Building Standards, Tim Hortons. “At this stage, the goal for us is to explore and understand the technology, to see how it can work at our restaurants and how we can, in…

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