Acquiring Power

Run of river project at Fitzsimmons Creek in Whistler

Helping meet B.C.'s needs

Independent Power Producers (IPPs) play an important role in serving B.C.’s electricity requirements, generating about 20 per cent of BC Hydro’s electricity supply.
IPP power projects, using clean sources such as wind, water, biomass and waste heat, include companies that specialize in power production, municipalities, First Nations and customers.

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