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Scoring with rebates: How the City of Surrey and FortisBC worked together to save energy and money

Find out how several City of Surrey facilities now need less energy to provide the same level of service to the community.
August 16, 2019

6 ways to help ensure your newly built home is comfortable and energy-efficient

No doubt you’ve lived, at some point, in a home with flimsy windows, no soundproofing or inadequate heating. No one likes to have to wear a coat inside or hear private conversations from the neighbours. When it comes to buying a newly built home, your comfort options have improved, and I’m not talking only about stainless or quartz.
April 12, 2019

6 easy hacks to save money when the heat spikes

Record-breaking electricity use could mean higher than expected bills. Here are some easy ways to avoid it.
July 20, 2018

Summer DIY renovation in the works? Make energy efficiency part of your plans

Planning a reno-cation this summer? Remember to make your renovations energy efficient too.
June 6, 2018

Early results are in: Home of Tomorrow is the efficiency winner

A real-time study provides builders with facts to support higher efficiency.
May 3, 2018

Early snowfall provided this savvy homeowner with a heat-loss surprise

​An early snowfall in Kamloops provided ideal conditions to put a house to a heat loss test and what we found surprised even us.
December 12, 2017

Apartment building upgrades benefit both owners and residents

Our new video shows how we help Gateway Property Management and other landlords in BC improve energy efficiency, keeping costs down and satisfaction up.
November 27, 2017

Just like setting the clock back

With more than 50 per cent of energy dollars used for heating, getting your home ready for winter is an important money-saving yearly tradition. Find out how.
November 10, 2017

Scoring with rebates: How the City of Surrey and FortisBC worked together to save energy and money

Find out how several City of Surrey facilities now need less energy to provide the same level of service to the community.
August 16, 2019

6 ways to help ensure your newly built home is comfortable and energy-efficient

No doubt you’ve lived, at some point, in a home with flimsy windows, no soundproofing or inadequate heating. No one likes to have to wear a coat inside or hear private conversations from the neighbours. When it comes to buying a newly built home, your comfort options have improved, and I’m not talking only about stainless or quartz.
April 12, 2019

6 easy hacks to save money when the heat spikes

Record-breaking electricity use could mean higher than expected bills. Here are some easy ways to avoid it.
July 20, 2018

Summer DIY renovation in the works? Make energy efficiency part of your plans

Planning a reno-cation this summer? Remember to make your renovations energy efficient too.
June 6, 2018

Early results are in: Home of Tomorrow is the efficiency winner

A real-time study provides builders with facts to support higher efficiency.
May 3, 2018

Early snowfall provided this savvy homeowner with a heat-loss surprise

​An early snowfall in Kamloops provided ideal conditions to put a house to a heat loss test and what we found surprised even us.
December 12, 2017

Apartment building upgrades benefit both owners and residents

Our new video shows how we help Gateway Property Management and other landlords in BC improve energy efficiency, keeping costs down and satisfaction up.
November 27, 2017

Just like setting the clock back

With more than 50 per cent of energy dollars used for heating, getting your home ready for winter is an important money-saving yearly tradition. Find out how.
November 10, 2017

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