Stories

5 reasons we’re investing in our gas system to support BC’s lower-carbon future

By investing in innovations like renewable gases, we’re decarbonizing our gas system and helping BC reach its greenhouse gas reduction goals.
November 15, 2021

How FortisBC rebates helped chicken aficionado gain his wings

A new restaurateur wanted high-efficiency gas cooking equipment for his new take-out chicken eatery and FortisBC’s rebates helped make it possible.
November 8, 2021

BC food distributor uses natural gas to lower truck fleet emissions by 1,945 tonnes

Victoria-based company ColdStar Solutions, has been using compressed natural gas (CNG) to reduce their truck fleet’s greenhouse gas emissions.
July 28, 2021

5 cautionary tales to ensure safe digging

Last year, there were more than 972 incidents of damaged natural gas lines. Find out what happens after a homeowner or contractor damages a line.
July 13, 2021

How can waste heat be repurposed for space heating?

Heat recovery is an innovation that captures waste heat from a building’s air exchange system and puts it to new use—like space heating.
February 2, 2021

5 exciting ways we’re getting renewable energy from waste

We plan to supply enough carbon-neutral Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) to replace up to 15 per cent of our current natural gas supply. Learn how we’re working with our customers to help reduce their emissions by 30 per cent by 2030.
January 27, 2021

7 ways to help you manage winter energy bills

Cooler winter weather means heating systems are working more often to keep our homes cosy and warm. Using more energy can lead to higher monthly bills, but we have some tips to help you manage your winter energy use.
January 12, 2021

Year in review: progress made to 30BY30 and reducing greenhouse gas emissions

Last year we set our 30BY30 target to reduce our customers’ greenhouse gas emissions 30 per cent by 2030. Let’s look at some of the progress we made this year as we work towards this ambitious target.
December 17, 2020

5 reasons we’re investing in our gas system to support BC’s lower-carbon future

By investing in innovations like renewable gases, we’re decarbonizing our gas system and helping BC reach its greenhouse gas reduction goals.
November 15, 2021

How FortisBC rebates helped chicken aficionado gain his wings

A new restaurateur wanted high-efficiency gas cooking equipment for his new take-out chicken eatery and FortisBC’s rebates helped make it possible.
November 8, 2021

BC food distributor uses natural gas to lower truck fleet emissions by 1,945 tonnes

Victoria-based company ColdStar Solutions, has been using compressed natural gas (CNG) to reduce their truck fleet’s greenhouse gas emissions.
July 28, 2021

5 cautionary tales to ensure safe digging

Last year, there were more than 972 incidents of damaged natural gas lines. Find out what happens after a homeowner or contractor damages a line.
July 13, 2021

How can waste heat be repurposed for space heating?

Heat recovery is an innovation that captures waste heat from a building’s air exchange system and puts it to new use—like space heating.
February 2, 2021

5 exciting ways we’re getting renewable energy from waste

We plan to supply enough carbon-neutral Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) to replace up to 15 per cent of our current natural gas supply. Learn how we’re working with our customers to help reduce their emissions by 30 per cent by 2030.
January 27, 2021

7 ways to help you manage winter energy bills

Cooler winter weather means heating systems are working more often to keep our homes cosy and warm. Using more energy can lead to higher monthly bills, but we have some tips to help you manage your winter energy use.
January 12, 2021

Year in review: progress made to 30BY30 and reducing greenhouse gas emissions

Last year we set our 30BY30 target to reduce our customers’ greenhouse gas emissions 30 per cent by 2030. Let’s look at some of the progress we made this year as we work towards this ambitious target.
December 17, 2020