Energizing in British Columbia
British Columbia (B.C.) is the gateway to a brighter, more sustainable future for your large commercial or industrial business. BC Hydro harnesses the power of water to generate clean, renewable hydroelectricity, providing businesses with stable, low-cost energy while minimizing environmental impact.
Whether your business is based in British Columbia or has plans to set up a new operation in our province, we are ready to support your transition to clean energy and help you meet your Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) goals.
Your clean energy partner
We provide expert guidance and incentives to support your business transition to hydroelectricity. Reduce costs, improve energy efficiency, and lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in B.C.
Incentives and support for business
Your large commercial or industrial business may be eligible to access funding and incentives from our Electrification Plan to help your business establish new operations, improve energy efficiency, and transition from fossil fuels to sustainable, clean energy.
Access electrification support
Complete our integrated pre-screening form to find out whether your large commercial or industrial project is eligible for incentives towards electrification, fuel switching, or energy efficiency.
To support businesses looking to choose clean energy in British Columbia and establish new operations, BC Hydro maintains a registry of industrial sites.
We can match your business to an industrial site with available land, electrical infrastructure, and transmission or distribution capacity, helping you connect to our integrated grid in a faster and more cost-efficient way.
B.C.'s climate plan
We are an integral part of the B.C. government's CleanBC plan, one of North America's most progressive climate action plans. The CleanBC plan includes:
- Reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030 (based on 2007 levels)
- Reach net zero by 2050
- Incentives for businesses to improve their energy efficiency
Together, we are building a cleaner economy and helping more businesses transition to clean energy.