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Winnipeg course realizes huge savings with electric golf carts

Switching from gas-powered vehicles to electric means savings of more than $10,000 a year

October 30, 2019
By Winnipeg Free Press

John Daly gets in his golf cart after putting on the fifth green during the second round of the PGA Championship golf tournament, Friday, May 17, 2019, at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, N.Y. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Switching from gas-powered golf carts to electric vehicles at Winnipeg’s Kildonan Park Golf Course has saved the course almost $1 per round. It’s been estimated the golf course would have saved more than $10,000 during the 2019 golf season if the conversion began at the outset of the season.