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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

8 smart questions to ask before you rent or buy

Renting or buying your first home is an exciting time. Here’s how you can prevent higher than expected utility bills from ruining what should be a great experience.
April 7, 2017

Turning light bulbs into playgrounds

Creative fundraiser helps families save on energy costs while raising funds for local schools and scouting groups.
March 21, 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

8 smart questions to ask before you rent or buy

Renting or buying your first home is an exciting time. Here’s how you can prevent higher than expected utility bills from ruining what should be a great experience.
April 7, 2017

Turning light bulbs into playgrounds

Creative fundraiser helps families save on energy costs while raising funds for local schools and scouting groups.
March 21, 2017