Alliance events and courses

BC Hydro events can help Alliance members

BC Hydro runs training seminars, webinars, and workshops that provide Alliance members with opportunities to network. They're also a chance to learn about BC Hydro programs and how you can help your customer access incentives.

Watch for notifications about upcoming events, or check here regularly for the latest information.

Program update webinar

This BC Hydro webinar will cover incentive program updates, lighting legislation, customer eligibility for incentive funding, and program reminders.

Select one webinar date that you can attend from the options below. Both webinars will cover the same topics.

January 16 Program update webinar

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Register by Sunday, January 14, 2018.

Join the January 16 webinar


January 18 Program update webinar

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Register by Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

Join the January 18 webinar

 

Industry trend series

The Alliance Industry Trend Series will begin in 2018, featuring a guest speaker on an interesting industry topic or emerging trend, followed by a program update from the Alliance group. In addition to gaining insight on industry trends and programs updates, these events are always a great opportunity to network with others in the industry. Breakfast will be provided.

Please select only one of the industry trend series sessions available below. Space is limited.

What's new in lighting?

See how the lighting market is transforming, due to LED products, and discover the newest technologies and latest trends in the industry. The presentation will be followed by a program update from the Alliance team including a recap of the webinar sessions taking place in January.

Cristian Suvagau from Conservation & Energy Management Engineering of BC Hydro will be the speaker.

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
Executive Plaza Hotel, 405 North Road, Coquitlam

Register by Wednesday, January 17, 2018.

Join the session What's new in lighting

 

LEDs and safety

Gain an overview of LED technology and an understanding of potential safety issues. This presentation is intended for new Alliance members or industry members who are new to the lighting industry and have minimal knowledge and experience with LED lighting. The presentation will be followed by a program update from the Alliance team including a recap of the webinar sessions taking place in January.

Brian Friedman from Conservation & Energy Management Engineering of BC Hydro will be the speaker.

Thursday, February 1, 2018
7:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m.
Executive Plaza Hotel, 405 North Road, Coquitlam

Register by Friday, January 26, 2018.

Join the session LEDs and safety

 

Alliance training centre: online courses available

The Alliance training centre has some helpful, self-directed eCourses that can help you better navigate our customer incentive applications and more. The eCourses are free, and can be completed when it's convenient for you.

Current eCourses include:

  • BC Hydro Finance Tool
  • Entering current product configurations for business energy-saving incentives (formerly Power Smart Express)
  • How to submit a business energy-saving incentive online application
  • New construction lighting calculator
  • New Alliance member orientation

To learn more about and register for any of these eCourses, please sign in to the Alliance training centre.