Renovate and Save

Get money back for energy-efficient upgrades to your home. BC Hydro’s Home Renovation Rebates include: up to $1,200 for upgrading insulation; up to $500 for draftproofing; up to $50 for ventilation improvements; and an $800 rebate for heating-system improvements. Not sure where to start? Consider a home energy audit to identify the biggest power-saving upgrades for your home. Visit for details.

Save at Rona in July

From July 1–31, BC Hydro will be offering instant discounts on power-saving products at Rona stores across the province. Save $5 on low-flow shower heads and $5 on programmable thermostats. Visit to learn more.

Crunch the Numbers

BC Hydro has a new online cost calculator that shows how much power and money it takes to run the appliances, lighting and electronics in your home. Just enter the type of device, its wattage and how often you use it. Visit to see how your home adds up.