October 3, 2014

Powering the future: Site C and conservation
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October 3, 2014
This week, we're looking at two ways to meet the growing demand for power. October is Power Smart Month, a great time to look at the role of demand-side management, and we have some key facts about the proposed Site C dam. Plus a cool video of crews near Spuzzum installing a huge 500 kilovolt transmission tower.
'Offtober' shines a spotlight on DSM

'Offtober' shines a spotlight on DSM

Demand-side management might not sound exciting, but it has a huge role to play. A huge chunk of expected future energy demand will be reduced by conservation, and we're showcasing conservation throughout 'Offtober', 2014's version of Power Smart Month.

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Crews install huge tower near Spuzzum

Crews install huge tower near Spuzzum

The Interior to Lower Mainland Transmission project is one of our biggest investments in 30 years. Watch crews install a 500-kilovolt tower. Watch now
Site C: a low-cost, reliable alternative

Site C: a low-cost, reliable alternative

Wondering how Site C stacks up against other renewable energy alternatives? Key facts on costs and environmental benefits. Learn more
Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

One of our Lower Mainland employees captured this photo of Burke Mountain and Coquitlam, showcasing the 500-kilovolt transmission lines that run along the Interior to Lower Mainland project.
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