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Sustainable energy solutions for a better BC

To meet the sustainable energy needs of British Columbians, we’re making real progress delivering more renewable and low-carbon gases.
October 24, 2022

FortisBC’s climate action partners: meet Penny Page-Brittin

Penny has worked in energy for over 10 years. Now she’s using her experience to reduce emissions in Delta. Here’s Penny’s story.
October 11, 2022

See this 80s house brought back to life and given another 40 plus years

In our final post of our blog series on a Kelowna couple’s deep energy retrofit of their forever home, we look at the results and find out about their energy use post reno.
September 14, 2022

Want to add value to your home at minimal cost? One word: insulation

In part three of our blog series on Colleen and Shane’s deep energy retrofit, see how their insulation upgrade added value, comfort and energy savings.
August 15, 2022

New windows shed light on importance of a good building envelope

In part two of our blog series on Colleen and Shane’s deep energy retrofit of their forever home, we shed light on their innovative and efficient new windows.
July 11, 2022

FortisBC’s climate action partners: meet Jeremy Dresner

Jeremy Dresner has worked in energy internationally for almost 15 years. Now he’s using that experience to reduce emissions in the RDOS. Here’s how.
July 6, 2022

What are gas heat pumps and how can they save money and energy?

Is there a way to heat buildings with technology that’s more than 100 per cent efficient while using gas? Yes! Learn more about how absorption heat pumps can be the solution.
June 21, 2022

How an 80s house was transformed into a modern, energy-efficient forever home

Find out how a Kelowna couple transformed their drafty 80s-era house into an energy-efficient forever home, in our four-part blog series.
June 15, 2022

Sustainable energy solutions for a better BC

To meet the sustainable energy needs of British Columbians, we’re making real progress delivering more renewable and low-carbon gases.
October 24, 2022

FortisBC’s climate action partners: meet Penny Page-Brittin

Penny has worked in energy for over 10 years. Now she’s using her experience to reduce emissions in Delta. Here’s Penny’s story.
October 11, 2022

See this 80s house brought back to life and given another 40 plus years

In our final post of our blog series on a Kelowna couple’s deep energy retrofit of their forever home, we look at the results and find out about their energy use post reno.
September 14, 2022

Want to add value to your home at minimal cost? One word: insulation

In part three of our blog series on Colleen and Shane’s deep energy retrofit, see how their insulation upgrade added value, comfort and energy savings.
August 15, 2022

New windows shed light on importance of a good building envelope

In part two of our blog series on Colleen and Shane’s deep energy retrofit of their forever home, we shed light on their innovative and efficient new windows.
July 11, 2022

FortisBC’s climate action partners: meet Jeremy Dresner

Jeremy Dresner has worked in energy internationally for almost 15 years. Now he’s using that experience to reduce emissions in the RDOS. Here’s how.
July 6, 2022

What are gas heat pumps and how can they save money and energy?

Is there a way to heat buildings with technology that’s more than 100 per cent efficient while using gas? Yes! Learn more about how absorption heat pumps can be the solution.
June 21, 2022

How an 80s house was transformed into a modern, energy-efficient forever home

Find out how a Kelowna couple transformed their drafty 80s-era house into an energy-efficient forever home, in our four-part blog series.
June 15, 2022