Stories and news from FortisBC

Turning light bulbs into playgrounds

Creative fundraiser helps families save on energy costs while raising funds for local schools and scouting groups.
March 21, 2017

When to pitch the potato salad

Has the power been out for a while? Food scientist, Karine Lawrence, shares what to do before, during and after a long outage to keep food safe and avoid waste.
March 13, 2017

Cooking up BC’s best local food with natural gas

Ditch the chicken tonight, and make smoked oysters or stuffed salmon. It’s faster and easier than you think—especially if you have a natural gas cooktop.
March 9, 2017

Your 'Home of Tomorrow' is available today

Does adding energy efficient components to a new home really make a difference? Local industry and post-secondary institutions in Kelowna have determined just how much.
February 3, 2017

Have you noticed higher bills this winter? We are here to help, as always.

The recent cold snap across BC has customers using more energy than usual during wintertime, which may be reflected on current or upcoming electricity and natural gas bills.
January 10, 2017

Mentorship, safety are keys to success for Tilbury LNG apprentice

Nothing beats on the job training, according to apprentice Clyde Adams. He’s learning and working on FortisBC’s Tilbury LNG expansion project underway in Delta.
January 10, 2017

Baby, it’s cold outside

When the cold weather hit and ice built up inside his windows, Dylan McCullough, Kelowna journalist, reached out to us to see if we had some tips and tricks to help him warm up his small vintage rental home.
January 6, 2017

Know what’s below: ground disturbance safety

In December, FortisBC was proud to host and participate in the second annual British Columbia Common Ground Alliance (BCCGA) Ground Disturbance Seminar at our Surrey Operations education centre.
January 4, 2017

Turning light bulbs into playgrounds

Creative fundraiser helps families save on energy costs while raising funds for local schools and scouting groups.
March 21, 2017

When to pitch the potato salad

Has the power been out for a while? Food scientist, Karine Lawrence, shares what to do before, during and after a long outage to keep food safe and avoid waste.
March 13, 2017

Cooking up BC’s best local food with natural gas

Ditch the chicken tonight, and make smoked oysters or stuffed salmon. It’s faster and easier than you think—especially if you have a natural gas cooktop.
March 9, 2017

Your 'Home of Tomorrow' is available today

Does adding energy efficient components to a new home really make a difference? Local industry and post-secondary institutions in Kelowna have determined just how much.
February 3, 2017

Have you noticed higher bills this winter? We are here to help, as always.

The recent cold snap across BC has customers using more energy than usual during wintertime, which may be reflected on current or upcoming electricity and natural gas bills.
January 10, 2017

Mentorship, safety are keys to success for Tilbury LNG apprentice

Nothing beats on the job training, according to apprentice Clyde Adams. He’s learning and working on FortisBC’s Tilbury LNG expansion project underway in Delta.
January 10, 2017

Baby, it’s cold outside

When the cold weather hit and ice built up inside his windows, Dylan McCullough, Kelowna journalist, reached out to us to see if we had some tips and tricks to help him warm up his small vintage rental home.
January 6, 2017

Know what’s below: ground disturbance safety

In December, FortisBC was proud to host and participate in the second annual British Columbia Common Ground Alliance (BCCGA) Ground Disturbance Seminar at our Surrey Operations education centre.
January 4, 2017

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