Loading page...


Policy Corner

BCSEA works for improvements to laws and policies to help BC move to a sustainable energy system.

We do education and advocacy, and we participate actively in regulatory hearings. BCSEA is a regular intervener at the BC Utilities Commission. We speak for ‘green ratepayers’ as the Commission makes important decisions on the plans and spending priorities of BC Hydro, FortisBC and other public utilities in BC.





August 18, 2020
Until the COVID-19 pandemic, BC Hydro had been adamant that it would file its 2021 long-term Integrated Resources Plan with the BCUC by the end of February 2021.
August 18, 2020
Bill 17, the Clean Energy Amendment Act, 2020, will not go to second reading in the Legislature.
August 18, 2020
On August 3, 2020, Powerex, BC Hydro’s electricity marketing subsidiary, publicly released a previously confidential “
July 28, 2020
Bill 17, Clean Energy Amendment Act – What does it mean? July 27, 2020
July 2, 2020
BCSEA opposes Revelstoke propane subsidy June 30, 2020
June 26, 2020
BCSEA gets a win on Net Metering June 25, 2020
June 18, 2020
Book Review by Tom Hackney, BCSEA Policy Advisor