March 9, 2015

One of B.C.'s top scams for 2014
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March 9, 2015
This week, we worked with the Better Business Bureau to draw attention to one of the top scams of the year: a fake billing scam that targets BC Hydro customers. The Globe and Mail shares more about the scam and other top scams in B.C. And in Coquitlam, we marked the completion of important work to upgrade the Como Lake Substation, including a new seismically sound feeder building. And finally, we sit down with a BC Hydro meteorologist to see how a warmer winter could affect our reservoirs and generation operations.
Fake billing scam targets BC Hydro customers

Fake billing scam targets BC Hydro customers

British Columbia's Better Business Bureau announced the top 10 scams of 2014 this week. Canadians lost more than $70 million to scams last year, and one of B.C.'s top scams targets BC Hydro customers.

Read more about the scam from the Globe and Mail
$20 million upgrade to Coquitlam substation complete

$20 million upgrade to Coquitlam substation complete

After almost two years of work, Como Lake Substation in Coquitlam is home to a new transformer and other equipment that will help provide capacity for 50,000 homes in the area.
Read more from the Tri-City News
Where's the snow? How a warmer winter will affect B.C.

Where's the snow? How a warmer winter will affect B.C.

Will a lower-than-normal snowpack affect more than just our local ski hills? We sit down with a BC Hydro meteorologist to see what this year's weather will mean. Learn more
Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

One of our engineers captured this beautiful shot at sunset from Fred Laing Ridge, above Mica Dam, north of Revelstoke.
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