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The costly truth about your old furnace

Some homes are still heated with old, inefficient furnaces & homeowners are unaware. With winter almost here & double rebates available for a limited time, how does yours stack up?
October 9, 2020

Want to save money, maintain the life of gas appliances and stay cosy?

Regular maintenance keeps your furnace, fireplace and tankless water heater running safely and more efficiently. Plus we’ve got rebates.
September 14, 2020

How much energy do you need to stay home during a pandemic?

COVID-19 restrictions led the changes in how people were using energy in their homes. Many people reported an increase in high-energy use activities, with a few noteworthy exceptions. Some also used the time to save energy.
June 29, 2020

Who’s behind the future of energy efficiency?

Our innovative technologies team’s job is to investigate and evaluate new, innovative technologies that may help determine the future of energy efficiency in BC.
March 12, 2020

Choosing rebate-eligible windows and doors

There’s a lot to consider when upgrading your windows and doors. Find out what from a homeowner who did it.
January 29, 2020

Put some purpose and passion into your New Year’s resolutions

Why do so many of us give up our resolutions by February? You just need to give them purpose and passion. We’ve got some simple steps to get you started.
January 16, 2020

How BC ice rinks are cutting costs and emissions with cool technology

Find out how a cool new technology is helping ice rink operators reduce costs, emissions and energy usage, and why we’re offering rinks rebates up to $20,000 to purchase this technology.
December 13, 2019

5 helpful tips when applying for rebates

Ready to apply for a FortisBC rebate? Some tips to help ease you through the rebate application process.
November 4, 2019

The costly truth about your old furnace

Some homes are still heated with old, inefficient furnaces & homeowners are unaware. With winter almost here & double rebates available for a limited time, how does yours stack up?
October 9, 2020

Want to save money, maintain the life of gas appliances and stay cosy?

Regular maintenance keeps your furnace, fireplace and tankless water heater running safely and more efficiently. Plus we’ve got rebates.
September 14, 2020

How much energy do you need to stay home during a pandemic?

COVID-19 restrictions led the changes in how people were using energy in their homes. Many people reported an increase in high-energy use activities, with a few noteworthy exceptions. Some also used the time to save energy.
June 29, 2020

Who’s behind the future of energy efficiency?

Our innovative technologies team’s job is to investigate and evaluate new, innovative technologies that may help determine the future of energy efficiency in BC.
March 12, 2020

Choosing rebate-eligible windows and doors

There’s a lot to consider when upgrading your windows and doors. Find out what from a homeowner who did it.
January 29, 2020

Put some purpose and passion into your New Year’s resolutions

Why do so many of us give up our resolutions by February? You just need to give them purpose and passion. We’ve got some simple steps to get you started.
January 16, 2020

How BC ice rinks are cutting costs and emissions with cool technology

Find out how a cool new technology is helping ice rink operators reduce costs, emissions and energy usage, and why we’re offering rinks rebates up to $20,000 to purchase this technology.
December 13, 2019

5 helpful tips when applying for rebates

Ready to apply for a FortisBC rebate? Some tips to help ease you through the rebate application process.
November 4, 2019