Eaton to support Mitsubishi’s Clean Across Canada tour


Burlington, ON, Canada — (METERING.COM) — August 13, 2010 – Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation has announced that it will support Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada’s Clean Across Canada tour with a quick charging station and other critical electric vehicle supply equipment (EVSE) product support.

The clean energy initiative starts on August 17 at Signal Hill in St Johns, Newfoundland and ends on September 13 in Vancouver, British Columbia, visiting towns and cities in between with the aim of offering consumers the opportunity to experience Mitsubishi’ i-MiEV electric vehicle first hand.

“Eaton is pleased to utilize its leadership in sustainability, energy efficiency and power distribution during Mitsubishi’s clean energy tour,” said Tim Old, business unit manager, Electric Transportation Infrastructure, Eaton Corporation. “This tour displays the efficiency and capability of plug-in vehicles and how quick charging stations can be used to extend the range of electric vehicles and reduce driver’s range anxiety.”