Power Smart Alliance


Energy-efficiency expertise

The Power Smart Alliance is a network of energy efficiency trade professionals registered with BC Hydro.

Get important program updates, including news about Self-Serve Incentive (SIP) projects, LED incentives and Power Smart Express.

Become a member, apply for incentives

Alliance members help business customers identify opportunities to save energy, install energy-efficient products and receive incentives. You must be a member to help your customers apply for incentives.

Please see information about important updates to Power Smart programs.

Important information about Power Smart program changes

Bonus offer for Self-Serve Incentive (SIP) projects ends soon

The bonus offer for SIP eligible lighting or compressed air (40 to 200 horsepower) is ending soon. Project applications must be submitted for pre-approval by December 31, 2014 and completed (submit online declaration and invoices) by March 31, 2015.

Learn more about the Self-serve Incentive Program

Power Smart Express

Effective October 31, 2014 at 5 p.m., the transition period for small and medium business customers will end. All Power Smart Express applications require pre-approval from BC Hydro prior to the purchase and installation of products.

Incentives will only be confirmed once a project application has been submitted (Step 4)

Learn more.

Incentives for LED technologies

To better align with current market pricing, LED technology incentives will no longer be calculated at a flat rate.  This applies to Power Smart Partner Custom, Power Smart Express, and Self-Serve Incentive projects submitted on or after July 16, 2014.