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Plan for hydro dam on B.C.’s Similkameen River raises immediate environmental concerns

September 25, 2013

A river that has been identified as one of the most endangered in B.C. is the site of a proposed hydro dam by Fortis Generation Inc. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Richmond retiree paying steeply for 2008 fixed natural gas contract

August 15, 2013

Richmond resident Moseley Jack still feels he was duped by a natural gas marketer who signed him to a five-year contract in 2008. If the 76-year-old had stayed with Fortis BC (then Terasen) he would have saved thousands of dollars on his gas costs. Vancouver Sun – News / Vancouver

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Pricey, fixed natural gas contracts see decline: report

August 14, 2013

Customers who bought their natural gas from independent marketers are returning in large numbers to Fortis BC where they will receive lower rates. The number of residential customers who had fixed contracts with marketers dropped to 54,948 in 2012 from 101,459 in 2011, largely because customers who had signed five-year contracts did not sign up [...]

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Damage to natural gas pipeline prompts evacuation in Quesnel, B.C.

July 30, 2013

A Fortis B.C. spokesman was unable to say how much gas was involved or how long repairs would take globeandmail – British Columbia

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Fortis BC dealing with complaints of strong smelling gas

June 29, 2013
Fortis BC dealing with complaints of strong smelling gas

Fortis BC says stronger than normal smelling gas – all the way from Abbotsford to downtown Vancouver – is safe but still take precautions.  Since Thursday afternoon, hundreds of Fortis customers have called the company complaining of very smelly gas. Michael Allison with Fortis says a stronger scent doesn’t make it more dangerous. “we’re probably [...]

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