Smart Choices

powersmart icon-idea icon-prize icon-tag facebook instagram twitter

Smart
Choices

It's easy to make smart energy choices. Changing small actions in your energy usage can make a big difference. We all have a role to play.

scroll

bchydro.com

Smart choices

Changing small actions in your energy usage can make a big difference.

Deals on products Energy saving tips
Instant savings

Light up your savings

To help you save on your electricity bill, we're offering discounts on select ENERGY STAR® lighting until October 20.

Let's keep making smart energy choices.

Energy saving tips

Want more tips and ways to save money?

Reduce drafts

Keep the cold air out and warm air in. Use weather stripping to seal up gaps and cracks around all doors and windows in your home.

Estimated savings a year: $15

Unplug unused electronics

Standby power can account for 10% of an average household's annual electricity use.

Estimated savings a year: $50

Run full laundry loads

Cut one load of wash per week, even if you're already using cold water. This will cut down on power use.

Estimated savings a year: $30

Take shorter showers

Hot water is expensive. If two people in your home cut their shower time by a minute each, you can save money!

Estimated savings a year: $30

Want more tips?

We have more energy saving tips that can save you money. You can also join Team Power Smart and start a Reduction Challenge to earn a $50 reward.

Are you smart with your laundry?

Enter for your chance to win an ENERGY STAR® washer and dryer

Privacy statement

The personal information you provide on this form will only be used for this contest. We collect and use this information under the authority of the Hydro and Power Authority Act and related subordinate legislation and in furtherance of BC Hydro's mandate under the Clean Energy Act.

BC Hydro may contact you using the information provided in order to confirm or collect missing information required to complete your registration. If you have any questions on how your information is handled, please contact us.

Terms and conditions

Every contest has its rules, view ours here.

The big prize

The selected winner will receive a Maytag washer and dryer.

Enter for your chance to win an ENERGY STAR® washer and dryer

*Limit of one entry per person

First name

Last name

Email address

Phone number

I have read and agree to the terms and conditions of this contest.

Awesome, we've received your entry. Good luck!