October 2018

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October 2018

Discover Dave's tips this month, and answer our energy-saving questions to get in on weekly prizes and one fabulous grand prize. Get deals on ENERGY STAR® products at our partner retailers. Also this month, we look at a new BC Hydro report on smartphone and tablet use and offer 10 ways to curb your phone use, we list questions to ask before you buy a heat pump, and we dive into the rewards of the Google Home Mini speaker.

Boost your power smarts, enter to win cool prizes each week and a Samsung ENERGY STAR laundry pair

Boost your power smarts, enter to win cool prizes each week and a Samsung ENERGY STAR laundry pair

Dave's got you covered with the best bunch of tips we've ever offered. While you're at it, enter for a shot at weekly prizes, ranging from Instant Pots and robotic vacuums to iPads and Wi-Fi thermostats. And get more chances at our washer-dryer grand prize with every weekly entry.

Learn more at powersmart.ca

10 ways to curb your use of the smartphone

10 ways to curb your use of the smartphone

We adore our phones, and can't tear ourselves away. On the heels of a sobering report on B.C. resident smartphone use, 10 ideas that might just help you break free. Learn more


Now's the time to save at our partner retailers. But hurry

Now's the time to save at our partner retailers. But hurry

For a limited time, cash in on deep discounts and rebates on select ENERGY STAR lighting, bathroom fans and appliances. Save up to 25% on qualifying smart home products. View deals


Some like Alexa, but I fell for Google Home Mini

Some like Alexa, but I fell for Google Home Mini

A BC Hydro community team member lists Google's smart speaker as her Favourite Smart Thing, her new personal assistant. Learn more

Recently on BCHydro.com

Before you buy a heat pump, ask a few questions

The heat pump can be a cost-saver and a huge upgrade to the comfort of your home. First, ask yourself – and your installer – a few key questions. Learn more

BC Hydro report: B.C.'s smartphone and tablet addiction

Most young adults in B.C. would give up coffee for two days than their smartphones. And nearly one in five aged 25-34 would rather give up their salary for a day. Learn more

B.C. students testing energy IQ with a video quiz

We're challenging grade 4 to 7 classrooms across the province to explore electricity-related topics and put their energy IQs to the test. Learn more

It's easier online

Visit bchydro.com and log in to MyHydro to manage your account online.

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October is all about savings

In case you missed it, we have weekly prizes and a slew of deals on appliances, lighting, and smart home products, now through mid-November.

It's all at powersmart.ca

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