Stories

Powering up in a fire zone

Teams tackled dangerous trees and fresh flare ups to bring power back online to homes after a forest fire in Princeton.
August 9, 2017

Safety tips this National Electricity Month

As June is National Electricity Month, Michelle and Amy celebrate by sharing tips to stay safe around electricity.
June 13, 2017

8 smart questions to ask before you rent or buy

Renting or buying your first home is an exciting time. Here’s how you can prevent higher than expected utility bills from ruining what should be a great experience.
April 7, 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

How to store and maintain food during an outage

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

Sweet home, Ootischenia

Building a new base of its electricity operations in the Kootenays further connects FortisBC to the rich history of the region.
November 18, 2016

Powering up in a fire zone

Teams tackled dangerous trees and fresh flare ups to bring power back online to homes after a forest fire in Princeton.
August 9, 2017

Safety tips this National Electricity Month

As June is National Electricity Month, Michelle and Amy celebrate by sharing tips to stay safe around electricity.
June 13, 2017

8 smart questions to ask before you rent or buy

Renting or buying your first home is an exciting time. Here’s how you can prevent higher than expected utility bills from ruining what should be a great experience.
April 7, 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

How to store and maintain food during an outage

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

Sweet home, Ootischenia

Building a new base of its electricity operations in the Kootenays further connects FortisBC to the rich history of the region.
November 18, 2016