Stories

Empower Me empowers new immigrants preparing for their first Canadian winter

See how this innovative program builds community connections and provides important energy tips to new immigrants.
February 6, 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

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

Tech tricks to stay warm and save energy

A high-efficiency heating system is only the beginning. Here are three smart technologies, old and new, to help you stay warm and save energy this winter.
November 1, 2017

Sharing energy savings

Find out how Energy Saving Kits are helping food bank clients stretch household budgets.
September 11, 2017

Inspiring new home love

Two BC builders are inspiring extra affection for their new homes with these energy-efficiency strategies.
September 7, 2017

5 ways to give your appliances the summer off

How to stay cool and conserve energy this summer—and enter for the chance to win a $300 grocery gift card.​
July 28, 2017

The next big thing on rooftops

Those ubiquitous large metal boxes that sit on top of shopping malls, rec centres, offices and even apartment buildings are due for an energy-efficient overhaul, and Jim from FortisBC has some ideas on how to do it.
April 10, 2017

Empower Me empowers new immigrants preparing for their first Canadian winter

See how this innovative program builds community connections and provides important energy tips to new immigrants.
February 6, 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

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

Tech tricks to stay warm and save energy

A high-efficiency heating system is only the beginning. Here are three smart technologies, old and new, to help you stay warm and save energy this winter.
November 1, 2017

Sharing energy savings

Find out how Energy Saving Kits are helping food bank clients stretch household budgets.
September 11, 2017

Inspiring new home love

Two BC builders are inspiring extra affection for their new homes with these energy-efficiency strategies.
September 7, 2017

5 ways to give your appliances the summer off

How to stay cool and conserve energy this summer—and enter for the chance to win a $300 grocery gift card.​
July 28, 2017

The next big thing on rooftops

Those ubiquitous large metal boxes that sit on top of shopping malls, rec centres, offices and even apartment buildings are due for an energy-efficient overhaul, and Jim from FortisBC has some ideas on how to do it.
April 10, 2017