Strategic energy management: Commercial
Become a leader in energy management
Strategic energy management is a long-term approach to energy efficiency, setting out a plan to manage your energy use with the goal of achieving long-term savings.
Regardless of whether you're a large organization with complicated energy needs who require a dedicated energy manager, or a smaller organization that wants to find ways to save on your electricity bill, we have resources and programs to help you strategically manage your energy and realize long-term, sustainable savings.
To get started, contact your key account manager or call our helpdesk at 1 866 522 4713.
Learn more about how energy managers are leading the way in successful strategic energy management.
- Richmond streets lighting up through strategic energy management
- Capilano University has big goals when it comes to energy efficiency
- Strategic energy management aids healthcare innovation
- Strategic energy management built in from the ground up for BC Housing
- Strategic plan key to efficient energy management at UNBC
- Long-term thinking key for energy efficiency in K-12 schools
- People-centric approach powers energy conservation efforts
- Strategic energy planning helps universities reach goals
How we can help
Tools & resources
Alliance of Energy Professionals – Part of an independent network of registered contractors and distributors, they are an excellent resource and can help you find ways to save.
Strategic energy management (SEM) hub – The SEM Hub is your one-stop-shop to access all your energy efficiency projects and incentive applications
Energy-saving incentives for businesses – We will help finance your energy-efficient upgrades to help lower your bottom line.
Energy saving campaign toolkits for business – Order or download four free toolkits to help you run an energy-saving campaign with your staff.
Strategic energy management assessment tool [XLSM, 260 KB] – This downloadable tool takes you through a series of questions and, will provide you with a road map to energy management that is unique to your organization.
MyHydro – Log in to your MyHydro account regularly to monitor your energy use. By checking in often, you will begin noticing patterns in energy usage that will help you identify energy saving opportunities. Learn more about how tracking your electricity use could help your business save money.
For high energy-user organizations & Energy Managers
Employee awareness – Join the Energy Wise Network to help engage people in your organization to save through training, networking, coaching, funding and more.
Energy study – Engage a program-certified contractor to perform a comprehensive audit and identify energy efficiency opportunities for your organization.
Energy management assessment – Participating in an energy management assessment workshop will help you take the first step towards improving your organization's energy management practices.
Energy Manager program – An employee, partially funded by BC Hydro, who implements an ongoing energy management program within their organization, supporting through organizational change and energy efficiency projects to deliver savings.
Project implementation funding – Contact your Key account manager to learn more about this opportunity.
Connect with us
No matter the size of your business, BC Hydro is here to help. To learn how your organization can get involved in strategic energy management, call the Business Helpdesk at 1 866 522 4713 or contact your Key Account Manager.