EC2 B.C. Carbon Tax Payments

($ in millions)

F2009

F2010

F2011

Cost of energy

11.22

17.62

18.75

Operating costs

0.19

0.39

0.49

Total

11.41

18.01

19.24



The B.C. carbon tax came into effect on July 1, 2008. BC Hydro's carbon tax payments are calculated for reporting purposes based on fuel purchases, assuming the carbon tax flows through from BC Hydro's fuel suppliers to BC Hydro.