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Why Environment Management Plans matter in maintaining reliable energy and wildlife habitats

We own and operate four dams along the Kootenay River and understand it’s important to protect the natural spaces around our operations.
June 8, 2022

See how record investment is paying off in energy savings

Record investment in energy efficiency programs paid off in cost savings for customers and is having an impact on reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
May 26, 2022

What it takes to keep your electricity flowing during a wildfire

The Nk’Mip Creek wildfire destroyed around 32 electricity structures in the area. Here’s how we kept electricity flowing for our customers.
May 8, 2022

How to build high-performance homes to the BC Energy Step Code

Consider these energy solutions when building to higher levels of the BC Energy Step Code.
December 8, 2021

Tank or tankless? How to find your perfect match in a water heater

Shopping for a new water heater? You’ve got lots of choices. But which one is right for your household? We’ll help you find your perfect match!
November 18, 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

FortisBC female executives: Leading the way to a lower-carbon future

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2021, we asked four of our vice-presidents to share more about their stories and thoughts on the future of energy in the province.
March 8, 2021

What it takes to restore power after a winter windstorm

A January windstorm brought with it some of the most extreme and challenging conditions our power line technicians face in the field.
February 11, 2021

Why Environment Management Plans matter in maintaining reliable energy and wildlife habitats

We own and operate four dams along the Kootenay River and understand it’s important to protect the natural spaces around our operations.
June 8, 2022

See how record investment is paying off in energy savings

Record investment in energy efficiency programs paid off in cost savings for customers and is having an impact on reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
May 26, 2022

What it takes to keep your electricity flowing during a wildfire

The Nk’Mip Creek wildfire destroyed around 32 electricity structures in the area. Here’s how we kept electricity flowing for our customers.
May 8, 2022

How to build high-performance homes to the BC Energy Step Code

Consider these energy solutions when building to higher levels of the BC Energy Step Code.
December 8, 2021

Tank or tankless? How to find your perfect match in a water heater

Shopping for a new water heater? You’ve got lots of choices. But which one is right for your household? We’ll help you find your perfect match!
November 18, 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

FortisBC female executives: Leading the way to a lower-carbon future

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2021, we asked four of our vice-presidents to share more about their stories and thoughts on the future of energy in the province.
March 8, 2021

What it takes to restore power after a winter windstorm

A January windstorm brought with it some of the most extreme and challenging conditions our power line technicians face in the field.
February 11, 2021