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Price risk management (PRM)

Price risk management (PRM)
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Demand side management

Demand side management
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2017 Price Risk Management Plan

2017 Price Risk Management Plan
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Osprey Nest Management Program

Osprey Nest Management Program
Our Osprey Nest Management Program is part of our overall environmental protection plans – where we have environmental specialists working to protect wildlife habitat, local fish, native plants,

https://www.fortisbc.com/about-us/climate-leadership/environment/osprey-nest-management-program

Demand side management reports

Demand side management reports
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2018 Demand side management expenditures application

2018 Demand side management expenditures application
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Conservation, Demand Side and Energy Management

Conservation, Demand Side and Energy Management
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2014 Price Risk Management (PRM) Review Report

2014 Price Risk Management (PRM) Review Report
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2011-2014 Price Risk Management (PRM) Plan

2011-2014 Price Risk Management (PRM) Plan
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2015 Price Risk Management (PRM) Application

2015 Price Risk Management (PRM) Application
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Transmission Integrity Management Capabilities (TIMC) Project

Transmission Integrity Management Capabilities (TIMC) Project
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2021 Demand Side Management Expenditures Request for Budget Transfer 

2021 Demand Side Management Expenditures Request for Budget Transfer 
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2015-2016 Demand side management expenditures application

2015-2016 Demand side management expenditures application
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2017 Demand side management expenditures application

2017 Demand side management expenditures application
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2017 Price Risk Management Annual Report

2017 Price Risk Management Annual Report
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2021 Long-Term Electric Resource Plan and Long-Term Demand-Side Management Plan

2021 Long-Term Electric Resource Plan and Long-Term Demand-Side Management Plan
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2021 Demand Side Management Expenditures Request to Carryover 2021 Overspend

2021 Demand Side Management Expenditures Request to Carryover 2021 Overspend
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Why are we trimming and removing trees?

Some of the trees and other vegetation near our natural gas lines and electric power lines create safety and reliability issues, so we hire skilled contractors to remove vegetation that could be problematic.
Ensure the wires

https://www.fortisbc.com/news-events/stories/20170525-why-are-we-trimming-and-removing-trees

Natural gas pipeline safety

FortisBC’s Integrity Management Plan Our Integrity Management Plan is the main tool we use to ensure the integrity of our transmission and distribution systems.
The Integrity Management Plan outlines our regular safety

https://www.fortisbc.com/about-us/corporate-information/natural-gas-and-electricity-system-safety/natural-gas-pipeline-safety

Electricity system safety

These programs outline our regular safety and maintenance activities, including: renewing and upgrading our system conducting inspections of the rights-of-way to check for damage and third-party activity near our equipment conducting annual

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North America’s First Closed-Loop Waste Management System Opens in Surrey

North America’s First Closed-Loop Waste Management System Opens in Surrey
The $68 million facility is the first fully integrated closed-loop organic waste management system in North America.

https://www.fortisbc.com/news-events/media-centre-details/2018/03/09/20180312-north-americas-first-closed-loop-waste-management-system-opens-in-surrey

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

Why Environment Management Plans matter in maintaining reliable energy and wildlife habitats
The EMP covers all environmental aspects of a project from start to finish–including everything from aquatic resource management to

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Gas line maintenance

When planning what to plant, consider how far both the roots and the vegetation may spread and if that may present a hazard to nearby utility lines.
If we find potentially hazardous vegetation, we hire skilled, trained

https://www.fortisbc.com/safety-outages/natural-gas-safety/gas-line-maintenance

Resource plans for electricity

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Protecting migratory birds one nest sweep at a time

Birds tend to nest in vegetation, on the ground, or create holes in trees.
Our Osprey Nest Management Program is designed to protect these birds while ensuring the safety and reliability of our system.

https://www.fortisbc.com/news-events/stories/protecting-migratory-birds-one-nest-sweep-at-a-time

Energy specialist - frequently asked questions

Upon request, submit your natural gas energy management plan to us.
We will interview you regarding your natural gas energy management plan to determine eligibility.

https://www.fortisbc.com/rebates-and-energy-savings/rebates-and-offers/rebates-business/energy-specialist-frequently-asked-questions

Environmental protection

Pest management Pest management helps improve the safety and reliability of our systems while protecting environmentally sensitive areas and land uses and reducing the spread of noxious weeds, invasive plants and other pests. https://www.fortisbc.com/about-us/climate-leadership/environment

From floods to fires — how we stay prepared every day

Sandulak, manager, emergency management and business continuity programs at FortisBC.
T.M. and his Emergency Management team are responsible for making sure the company is ready for anything.

https://www.fortisbc.com/news-events/stories/20180827-from-floods-to-fires-how-we-stay-prepared-every-day

Social Housing Retrofit Support Program

The engineering consultant will guide you through the various aspects of the retrofit, such as project management, project specification and RFP, engaging contractors to install equipment (these costs are separate from this funding) and

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Meet 6 women rethinking the future of energy in BC

“At the landfill there’s vegetation adjacent to the project site area, so any construction activities have to consider the potential disturbance to birds and wildlife that use this vegetation for habitat.
Asia is now an asset

https://www.fortisbc.com/news-events/stories/meet-6-women-rethinking-the-future-of-energy-in-bc

FortisBC executive leadership

Previously, he spent more than 12 years with FortisBC in successive management roles.
She has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Victoria and project management diploma from the University of British

https://www.fortisbc.com/about-us/corporate-information/fortisbc-leadership-team

Tree clearing for power line and gas line maintenance program

It helps prevent safety hazards and outages from trees and other vegetation coming into contact with our natural gas and electricity equipment.
We do not provide notification for routine trimming or vegetation maintenance

https://www.fortisbc.com/in-your-community/tree-clearing-for-power-line-and-gas-line-maintenance-program

Construction is underway: what you need to know

In addition to installing new pipes and power lines, you’ll see crews assessing areas for future projects, inspecting lines for upcoming maintenance and clearing utility corridors and rights-of-way of trees and other vegetation that if left

https://www.fortisbc.com/news-events/stories/construction-is-underway-what-you-need-to-know

Working in your neighbourhood

This includes upgrading electricity and natural gas lines – which may require crews to work along roads – as well as managing vegetation near our facilities and rights of way.
This includes upgrading electricity and natural gas

https://www.fortisbc.com/in-your-community/working-in-your-neighbourhood

Business development with Indigenous partners

When we upgraded and replaced 20 kilometres of gas line running through Vancouver, Burnaby and Coquitlam, we joined forces with Seven Generations Environmental Services, a company owned by six Stó:lō Nations communities, for the expert monitoring

https://www.fortisbc.com/in-your-community/indigenous-relationships-and-reconciliation/business-development-with-indigenous-partners

Applying for a right of way permit

You’ll also need to apply if you plan other activities, such as placing a structure or planting vegetation within a right of way.

https://www.fortisbc.com/build-renovate/pipeline-right-of-way-permits/applying-for-a-right-of-way-permit

How we do visual gas line inspections

Integrity digs are part of our Integrity Management Program, ensuring that our natural gas pipelines continue to operate in a safe, environmentally responsible and reliable manner.
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2016 Long term electric resource plan

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FortisBC partners to fund smart energy research chair at UBC Okanagan

“We appreciate the work that UBC Okanagan is doing to advance research and education around energy-efficient buildings as well as the opportunity to be involved,” said Danielle Wensink, director of conservation and energy management for

https://www.fortisbc.com/news-events/media-centre-details/2019/01/21/fortisbc-partners-to-fund-smart-energy-research-chair-at-ubc-okanagan

Gas energy supply

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FortisBC purchases Stargas Utilities

By joining FortisBC, these customers will also have the opportunity to participate in our conservation and energy management incentive programs including high-efficiency appliance rebates, and our Renewable Natural Gas program. https://www.fortisbc.com/in-your-community/working-in-your-neighbourhood/fortisbc-purchases-stargas-utilities

Natural gas resource planning

The Long Term Gas Resource Plan: looks ahead 20 years to identify energy supply requirements, infrastructure needs and opportunities to manage demand examines the resource options available to FortisBC, including the amount of energy supply we can

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CNG and LNG service for vehicles

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Other measurement services

Instrumentation and data services instrument and EVC calibration and repair pipe locator and gas detector testing and maintenance pulse hand-off service calibration of temperature indicators and pressure gauges analysis of odourant sampling, round

https://www.fortisbc.com/services/commercial-industrial-services/measurement-services/other-measurement-services

Uplifting the community by turning down the heat

It can reduce costs and preserve resources,” said Danielle Wensink, FortisBC’s director, conservation and energy management.

https://www.fortisbc.com/news-events/media-centre-details/2017/11/04/uplifting-the-community-by-turning-down-the-heat

Climate leadership

Learn more about our environmentally-responsible project planning, pest management, and our Safety and Environmental Policy.
Environmental protection Safety and Environmental Policy Osprey Management Program

https://www.fortisbc.com/about-us/climate-leadership

FortisBC recognizes Island Health emission reductions with new boiler upgrade at Eagle Park Lodge

“Island Health continues to be very progressive in managing their energy use, making them a great example of what can be achieved when industry, healthcare and government work together,” said Danielle Wensink, director, energy conservation

https://www.fortisbc.com/news-events/media-centre-details/2017/03/15/20170314-fortisbc-recognizes-island-health-emission-reductions-new-boiler-eagle-park-lodge

FortisBC Energy Inc. gas submissions

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CPCNs and Projects

Hayes LNG Storage Facility Okanagan Capacity Upgrades CPCN Pattullo Gas Line Replacement CPCN SCP - IPC Transactions Regional Gas Supply Diversity (RGSD) Technology and Information Systems Tilbury LNG Transmission Integrity Management

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