BC Hydro

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    BC Hydro is an energy supplier. It operate an integrated system of generation, transmission and distribution infrastructure to provide electricity to its customers.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1961
    HQVancouver, CA
    Websitebchydro.com
    Employee Ratings4

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)5,137

    Key People/Management at BC Hydro

    Chris O'Riley

    Chris O'Riley

    President & CEO
    Irene Lanzinger

    Irene Lanzinger

    Director
    Maureen Daschuk

    Maureen Daschuk

    Senior Vice-President, Integrated Planning
    Nalaine Morin

    Nalaine Morin

    Director
    Janet Fraser

    Janet Fraser

    Executive Vice-President, People, Customer, Corporate Affairs
    Al Leonard

    Al Leonard

    Senior Vice-President, Capital Infrastructure Project Delivery
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    BC Hydro Office Locations

    BC Hydro has offices in Vancouver, Burnaby, Prince George and Vernon
    Vancouver, CA (HQ)
    333 Dunsmuir St
    Burnaby, CA
    6911 Southpoint Dr
    Prince George, CA
    3333 22 Ave
    Vernon, CA
    1401 Kalamalka Lake Rd
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    BC Hydro Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1961

    BC Hydro Online and Social Media Presence

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    BC Hydro News and Updates

    Power outage affects 8000 BC Hydro customers in Prince Rupert area

    A power outage across areas in Prince Rupert has left over 8000 BC Hydro customers without electricity on May 10

    BC Hydro data shows significant increase in backyard electrical contact incidents during pandemic

    A new BC Hydro report finds a concerning trend – electrical contact incidents involving 'backyard loggers' are up 30 per cent since the COVID-19 pandemic began.

    BC Hydro EV fast charging rate

    For many years, BC Hydro has provided free charging at its electric vehicle fast charging stations across the province.

    B.C. seniors connecting more than ever online, but significant gap still exists

    A new BC Hydro reports finds COVID-19 has driven B.C. seniors to become more tech savvy; yet, many are still not using online tools to their full advantage.

    BC Hydro rates

    BC Hydro rates will increase by 1.16 per cent.

    BC Hydro restores power to 97 per cent of customers impacted by windstorm

    BC Hydro crews have restored power to more than 174,000 of the 180,000 customers impacted by the storm that hit the Lower Mainland, Sunshine Coast and Vancouver Island on Sunday.

    BC Hydro Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was BC Hydro founded?

      BC Hydro was founded in 1961.

    • Who are BC Hydro key executives?

      BC Hydro's key executives are Chris O'Riley, Irene Lanzinger and Maureen Daschuk.

    • How many employees does BC Hydro have?

      BC Hydro has 5,137 employees.

    • Who are BC Hydro competitors?

      Competitors of BC Hydro include Nova Scotia Power, Hydro Quebec and Hydro One.

    • Where is BC Hydro headquarters?

      BC Hydro headquarters is located at 333 Dunsmuir St, Vancouver.

    • Where are BC Hydro offices?

      BC Hydro has offices in Vancouver, Burnaby, Prince George and Vernon.

    • How many offices does BC Hydro have?

      BC Hydro has 4 offices.