January 2022

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January 2022

Living a more sustainable lifestyle while cutting carbon emissions doesn't require a lot of sacrifice – just a plan and a sprinkle of creativity. This month, we have 10 green resolutions for 2022, along with a long list of reasons you'll soon drive an EV (if you don't already), the power of the humble sweater, and how, when storms hit us hard, BC Hydro works to restore power.

10 green resolutions, from home energy to travel

10 green resolutions, from home energy to travel

As you plan the year ahead, consider ways to trim your carbon footprint, from switching to a heat pump, to limiting food waste, to flying less frequently than you did in pre-pandemic times.

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Why you'll drive an EV, sooner or later

Why you'll drive an EV, sooner or later

Vehicle variety and rebates speed up our switch from fossil fuel to electricity here in B.C. It's the power of water. Learn more


Storm response: What we do and how we do it

Storm response: What we do and how we do it

When the power goes out, we get to work. How we prioritize who gets power first, and how you can stay updated during outages. Learn more


Right item, right place: help recyclers do their job

Right item, right place: help recyclers do their job

What you need to sort, what needs a rinse, what belongs in your recycling bin, and what needs to be dropped off at a depot. Learn more

Recently on BCHydro.com

All about sweaters, and why you should wear one at home

Not all sweaters are created equal, but almost any sweater will keep you comfy and save on your heating bills. Learn more

BC Hydro installs superfast EV charger in Cloverdale

After installing dozens of 50-kilowatt fast chargers across B.C., we've just gone a step beyond with a 100-kilowatt charger that can charge most EVs in 15 to 20 minutes. Learn more

Are you eligible for a free energy saving kit?

If you live in an income-qualifying household, you could be eligible for a kit that helps save you money and increase your comfort.

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Join Team Power Smart, enter to win

Join the team and enter this month's contest for a chance to win a $150 London Drugs gift card.

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