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How we work together to keep communities safe during a wildfire

Looking back at the collaborative effort it took to our keep communities safe and energy flowing to our customers during a busy wildfire season.
November 3, 2023

How to stay safe near dams: Water level edition

What causes the water level around dams to change? Here's how to stay safe around dams plus some interesting dam facts you may not know.
July 17, 2023

How the Trauma Pup Program cares for our communities

FortisBC is a proud sponsor of the Trauma Pup Program, supplying local fire departments with fire pups to gift to children in distress after their family experiences an emergency.
September 6, 2022

How we safely restore your electricity after a wildfire

Here's how we keep electricity flowing for our customers during wildfire season
May 8, 2022

Watch out for these 8 mistakes to avoid damaging a gas line

Learn the mistakes other people have made, so you can avoid safety hazards and costly repairs.
May 3, 2022

5 cautionary tales to help you avoid a dig mistake!

Last year, there were close to 900 incidents of damaged underground gas lines.
July 13, 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

How we work together to keep communities safe during a wildfire

Looking back at the collaborative effort it took to our keep communities safe and energy flowing to our customers during a busy wildfire season.
November 3, 2023

How to stay safe near dams: Water level edition

What causes the water level around dams to change? Here's how to stay safe around dams plus some interesting dam facts you may not know.
July 17, 2023

How the Trauma Pup Program cares for our communities

FortisBC is a proud sponsor of the Trauma Pup Program, supplying local fire departments with fire pups to gift to children in distress after their family experiences an emergency.
September 6, 2022

How we safely restore your electricity after a wildfire

Here's how we keep electricity flowing for our customers during wildfire season
May 8, 2022

Watch out for these 8 mistakes to avoid damaging a gas line

Learn the mistakes other people have made, so you can avoid safety hazards and costly repairs.
May 3, 2022

5 cautionary tales to help you avoid a dig mistake!

Last year, there were close to 900 incidents of damaged underground gas lines.
July 13, 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