November 2015

Go paperless for a chance to win BC Hydro Power smart
Connected: News & Power Smart Tips from BC Hydro
November 2015
This month, we're giving you a chance to win your next bill on us: switch to paperless billing and enter to win. To help you beat high winter heating bills, we're sharing 10 things you might not know about electric baseboard heating. And our popular tech gift guide is back to help you get a start on your holiday shopping.
Switch to paperless billing, and you could win your next BC Hydro bill on us

Switch to paperless billing, and you could win

Online billing is easy and convenient – you'll receive all your key bill details by email when you turn off your paper bill, and you can always print a PDF version. And if you switch this month, you could win your next bill on us. Already paperless? Just log in to MyHydro to enter.

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10 things to know about baseboard heaters

10 things to know about baseboard heaters

Do you know why baseboard heaters are usually under windows? Tips on using them efficiently this fall. Learn more
Is that tree healthy?

Is that tree healthy?

We chat with a vegetation expert about how we work to keep trees off power lines, and what you can do. Learn more
Our 2015 tech gift guide is here

Our 2015 tech gift guide is here

Smart thermostats, curved TVs, and everything you need for the gadget-lover on your list. Learn more

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Keep that freezer door shut during a power outage

Power outages can happen anytime, and it's best to be prepared. If the power goes out, here's how to keep your food cold and safe for as long as possible. Learn more

Telephone scam: watch out for phony calls

A phone scam continues to target BC Hydro customers. Our chief security officer shares what we're doing, and how you can help. Learn more

Videos: vote for this year's Community Champions

Help a non-profit in your community take home a $10,000 conservation award. See this year's videos and vote for your favourite. Learn more

Consider the 'second price tag' when shopping for appliances

The best model on sale may not be the best bet when you consider operating costs. Use BC Hydro appliance rebates to help cut the cost of buying an ENERGY STAR® model that saves energy and money. Learn more
This month's contest
Join Team Power Smart, link your account, and enter our members-only photo contest: you could win a Canon camera prize pack from London Drugs.

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