Tag: Minister Rich Coleman
Jan 25, 2013
On January 23, Energy, Mines and Natural Gas Minister Rich Coleman released the following opinion editorial on helping customers understand the benefits of smart meters. The entire letter can viewed on line by visiting the Province of British Columbia's website.
Dec 8, 2011
December 8, 2011
Project will ensure reliable power supply to growing economy, population of Lower Mainland
Vancouver – BC Hydro reached a major milestone today with the announcement...
Nov 18, 2011
Lax Kw’alaam sign impact benefit agreement in support of Northwest Transmission Line
Vancouver – BC Hydro is pleased to announce that an impact benefit agreement has been signed with the Lax Kw’alaam Indian Band which will provide training programs, contracting and jobs, and other economic develo...
Sep 1, 2011
Sept. 1, 2011
Construction Contract Awarded for Northwest Transmission Line
Vancouver – BC Hydro has chosen a contractor to design and build the Northwest Transmission Line (NTL). The successful companies are Valard Construction, a Quanta Services company (NYSE: PWR), and Burns & Mc...
Aug 26, 2011
August 26, 2011
BC Hydro, Okanagan Nation Alliance, Nlaka’pamux Nation Tribal Council and the Upper Nicola Band sign Landmark Agreement
Merritt, B.C. – Through a process of relationship building, the Upper Nicola Band (UNB), the Okanagan Nation Alliance (ONA), the Nlaka’pamux Natio...
Jul 12, 2011
July 11, 2011
Transmission project will meet demand for electricity, economic development
Vancouver, B.C. – BC Hydro filed today an application with the British Columbia Utilities Commiss...
Jun 29, 2011
June 29, 2011
Abbotsford home to Canada’s first on-farm cow-powered dairy
ABBOTSFORD – Energy and Mines Minister Rich Coleman today helped to commission B.C.’s first small-scale on-farm anaerobic digester at Abbotsford’s Bakerview EcoDairy. The technology converts cow manure into clean renewable ...
May 17, 2011
May 17, 2011
Tahltan Nation Signs Agreements in support of Northwest Transmission Line
Victoria B.C. – Two agreements signed yesterday will provide the Tahltan Nation with economic development funds, jobs, training and skills development during construction of the Northwest Transmissi...
May 3, 2011
May 4, 2011
BC Hydro awards civil contract for installation of additional generating units at Mica Generating Station
Contract will create 121 person years of direct employment and benefit Columbia basin region
Vancouver, B.C. – As part of its regeneration program to upgrade and rene...
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