Alternative energy

Scientists Chloe Immonen and Curran Crawford with the University of Victoria-based Pacifical Regional Institute for Marine Energy Discovery stand with their group’s state-of-the-art wind measurement buoy, Nov. 10 in Victoria. (Kiernan Green/News Staff)

Plan to replace diesel with wind energy buoy launched by University of Victoria

Data collected from buoy could help shift rural, Indigenous communities away from diesel

 

Hydrogen fuel pump in Vancouver is one of four in B.C. There were 10 stations funded by the B.C. government in 2020. (Canadian Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association)

B.C. targets heavy trucking for next hydrogen fuel development

Mixing with natural gas part of Canada’s first hydrogen strategy

 

Lhoosk’uz Dené First Nation west of Quesnel has been awarded $875,000 in provincial funding towards 40-kilowatt biomass combined heat and power project. (Lhoosk’uz Dené Nation Facebook photo)

Lhoosk’uz Dené Nation taking steps to transition from diesel

40-kilowatt biomass combined heat and power project coming to Kluskus

 

Located just over 170 kilometres west of Quesnel, the Lhoosk’uz Dene Nation is receiving $300,000 for a combined heat and biomass project. (Lhoosk’uz Dene Nation/Facebook photo)

Six central B.C. First Nations receive financial support for clean energy projects

Funding a result of partnership between B.C., Canada and New Relationship Trust

Located just over 170 kilometres west of Quesnel, the Lhoosk’uz Dene Nation is receiving $300,000 for a combined heat and biomass project. (Lhoosk’uz Dene Nation/Facebook photo)
Amendments to the Clean Energy Act will do little or nothing to address affordability and could pose serious risks to B.C’s energy sovereignty if the province becomes dependent on energy infrastructure south of the U.S. border, and subject to the politics that have plagued NAFTA in recent years says the Tsilhqot’in Nation (Monica Lamb Yorski photo)
Amendments to the Clean Energy Act will do little or nothing to address affordability and could pose serious risks to B.C’s energy sovereignty if the province becomes dependent on energy infrastructure south of the U.S. border, and subject to the politics that have plagued NAFTA in recent years says the Tsilhqot’in Nation (Monica Lamb Yorski photo)
A biomass crane handling wood waste. (CNW Group/FortisBC)

FortisBC invests in renewable natural gas made from wood waste

New project features a facility operated in Fruitvale, B.C., in service as early as summer 2021

A biomass crane handling wood waste. (CNW Group/FortisBC)