Electric cars could boost CO2 emissions in some provinces - Technology Science - CBC News The angle they're taking with the headline is criminal. Yes you might find it's a wash in Alberta with all their coal production. The real news is that, if you live in BC, Ontario, or Quebec, i.e. where most Canadians live by far, you're going to MASSIVELY reduce your carbon footprint by switching to EV. This study shows that very thing! Manitoba and Newfoundland too! What a bizarre conclusion!!!