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Why is FortisBC telling me to use less energy?

We're working toward our 30BY30 target by making energy-efficient appliances and equipment accessible and more affordable to our customers through our rebate programs, helping lower their energy use and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
October 27, 2020

Calling all gamers: how virtual reality is keeping us safe

The use for virtual reality extends beyond games and entertainment—it’s helping provide our staff with the skills they need to work safely on our equipment while they maintain and modify the system. Here’s how.
July 27, 2020

Top 3 myths about dams and your safety

Learn about the top three myths about dams, recreational activities and public safety.
June 8, 2020

Upgrading insulation isn’t a DIY job. Here’s why.

A former weekend warrior tells you why you shouldn’t do what she did when it comes to insulating your home.
November 21, 2019

3 reasons to get charged up on EVs

Ever considered an electric vehicle? You might feel the surge after reading our top three E’s for owning an EV.
October 8, 2019

8 simple ways to save energy (and money) while on vacation

Heading out of town for a relaxing holiday? Check out these tips to save while you’re away.
July 23, 2019

Keeping up with new energy demand: cannabis and blockchain

When you think of greenhouse crops, cucumbers, peppers and tomatoes probably come to mind. But we’re seeing a big boom in requests for new crops – cannabis and server farms.
March 7, 2019

How to better understand your winter electricity use

Meet Bob and Jen and follow them as they get the facts about winter energy use and find out how to avoid a higher than expected winter electricity bill.
January 30, 2019

Why is FortisBC telling me to use less energy?

We're working toward our 30BY30 target by making energy-efficient appliances and equipment accessible and more affordable to our customers through our rebate programs, helping lower their energy use and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
October 27, 2020

Calling all gamers: how virtual reality is keeping us safe

The use for virtual reality extends beyond games and entertainment—it’s helping provide our staff with the skills they need to work safely on our equipment while they maintain and modify the system. Here’s how.
July 27, 2020

Top 3 myths about dams and your safety

Learn about the top three myths about dams, recreational activities and public safety.
June 8, 2020

Upgrading insulation isn’t a DIY job. Here’s why.

A former weekend warrior tells you why you shouldn’t do what she did when it comes to insulating your home.
November 21, 2019

3 reasons to get charged up on EVs

Ever considered an electric vehicle? You might feel the surge after reading our top three E’s for owning an EV.
October 8, 2019

8 simple ways to save energy (and money) while on vacation

Heading out of town for a relaxing holiday? Check out these tips to save while you’re away.
July 23, 2019

Keeping up with new energy demand: cannabis and blockchain

When you think of greenhouse crops, cucumbers, peppers and tomatoes probably come to mind. But we’re seeing a big boom in requests for new crops – cannabis and server farms.
March 7, 2019

How to better understand your winter electricity use

Meet Bob and Jen and follow them as they get the facts about winter energy use and find out how to avoid a higher than expected winter electricity bill.
January 30, 2019

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