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FortisBC’s Climate Action Partners: Meet Wasel Rahman

Our Climate Action Partners program helps governments and organizations achieve their climate action goals. We caught up with Wasel Rahman, senior energy specialist with Abbotsford, to learn about how his work helped the community.
October 6, 2021

How working with Indigenous contractors helps us grow

Indigenous consultants are showing us how to create more inclusive communications and build stronger relationships with communities.
October 4, 2021

How Phyllis Webstad inspired a movement towards Reconciliation

Learn what it’s meant to Phyllis Webstad to have her story grow into a movement for Reconciliation and her advice to people wanting to show support.
September 30, 2021

Shining a spotlight on Darkwoods: a rare inland temperate rainforest in BC

The Darkwoods Conservation Area is home to hundreds of animal and plant species. Learn more about why this area is important to protect.
September 14, 2021

BC food distributor uses natural gas to lower truck fleet emissions by 1,945 tonnes

Victoria-based company ColdStar Solutions, has been using compressed natural gas (CNG) to reduce their truck fleet’s greenhouse gas emissions.
July 28, 2021

New scholarship commemorates a remarkable life and encourages Indigenous pursuits in geoscience

Learn more about the new Brian Nadjiwon Memorial Scholarship for Indigenous students pursuing geoscience at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.
July 20, 2021

5 cautionary tales to ensure safe digging

Last year, there were more than 972 incidents of damaged natural gas lines. Find out what happens after a homeowner or contractor damages a line.
July 13, 2021

FortisBC’s Climate Action Partners: Meet Chris Ray

Our Climate Action Partners program helps governments and organizations achieve their climate action goals. We caught up with Chris Ray, former senior energy specialist with Kelowna, to learn about how his work helped the community.
June 28, 2021

FortisBC’s Climate Action Partners: Meet Wasel Rahman

Our Climate Action Partners program helps governments and organizations achieve their climate action goals. We caught up with Wasel Rahman, senior energy specialist with Abbotsford, to learn about how his work helped the community.
October 6, 2021

How working with Indigenous contractors helps us grow

Indigenous consultants are showing us how to create more inclusive communications and build stronger relationships with communities.
October 4, 2021

How Phyllis Webstad inspired a movement towards Reconciliation

Learn what it’s meant to Phyllis Webstad to have her story grow into a movement for Reconciliation and her advice to people wanting to show support.
September 30, 2021

Shining a spotlight on Darkwoods: a rare inland temperate rainforest in BC

The Darkwoods Conservation Area is home to hundreds of animal and plant species. Learn more about why this area is important to protect.
September 14, 2021

BC food distributor uses natural gas to lower truck fleet emissions by 1,945 tonnes

Victoria-based company ColdStar Solutions, has been using compressed natural gas (CNG) to reduce their truck fleet’s greenhouse gas emissions.
July 28, 2021

New scholarship commemorates a remarkable life and encourages Indigenous pursuits in geoscience

Learn more about the new Brian Nadjiwon Memorial Scholarship for Indigenous students pursuing geoscience at Kwantlen Polytechnic University.
July 20, 2021

5 cautionary tales to ensure safe digging

Last year, there were more than 972 incidents of damaged natural gas lines. Find out what happens after a homeowner or contractor damages a line.
July 13, 2021

FortisBC’s Climate Action Partners: Meet Chris Ray

Our Climate Action Partners program helps governments and organizations achieve their climate action goals. We caught up with Chris Ray, former senior energy specialist with Kelowna, to learn about how his work helped the community.
June 28, 2021