Stories

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

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

We own and operate four dams along the Kootenay River and understand it’s important to protect the natural spaces around our operations.
June 8, 2022

See how record investment is paying off in energy savings

Record investment in energy efficiency programs paid off in cost savings for customers and is having an impact on reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
May 26, 2022

What it takes to keep your electricity flowing during a wildfire

The Nk’Mip Creek wildfire destroyed around 32 electricity structures in the area. Here’s how we kept electricity flowing for our customers.
May 8, 2022

Top common causes of gas line damage and how to avoid them

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

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

We own and operate four dams along the Kootenay River and understand it’s important to protect the natural spaces around our operations.
June 8, 2022

See how record investment is paying off in energy savings

Record investment in energy efficiency programs paid off in cost savings for customers and is having an impact on reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
May 26, 2022

What it takes to keep your electricity flowing during a wildfire

The Nk’Mip Creek wildfire destroyed around 32 electricity structures in the area. Here’s how we kept electricity flowing for our customers.
May 8, 2022

Top common causes of gas line damage and how to avoid them

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