Mar 19, 2018
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Mar 19, 2018
Does flipping the switch too much break down your bulbs?

What many consumers may not realize, is that energy-efficient light-emitting diode (LED) bulbs are unaffected by being turned on and off.

Mar 19, 2018
How the weather affects your bill - Spring

There will be less need to turn up the thermostat. We can also rely more on natural light for our indoor activities. In Vancouver, there are almost five extra hours of additional daylight between the beginning of March and the end of May.

Mar 19, 2018
Window coverings that will keep you comfy

Many of us want our window coverings to look good and provide privacy. But curtains and blinds have other important roles such as blocking out light to help you sleep better and keeping your house cool when the sun shines.

Mar 18, 2018
Give your old stuff new life through 'upcycling'

Five ways to transform unwanted items for new uses by “upcycling” them.

Mar 18, 2018
Would you consider a shade tree on your property to make your home more comfortable and cut cooling costs?

Certain types of trees, planted in the right position, are effective at reducing solar heat gain in our homes during the spring and summer and providing added sunlight in the winter.

Mar 18, 2018
Taking the plunge in 2018

On January 1, roughly 2,000 brave souls kicked off 2018 with an invigorating dip in Vancouver’s English Bay.

Mar 18, 2018
BC Hydro and Dave are here to help

Best new energy-saving deals and challenges.

Mar 18, 2018
Chasing the sun

Cities with the most and least sunlight and rain across B.C.

Sep 25, 2017
Are all LED bulbs the same?

Switching from traditional incandescent to LED (light-emitting diode) bulbs can save homeowners hundreds of dollars on energy each year. But is it worth paying more for ENERGY STAR® LEDs when others are less expensive?

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