Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge
Burnaby Board of Trade Pledge

BC Hydro

BC Hydro
6911 Southpoint Drive
Burnaby, BC  V3N 4X8

604.453.6345| heather.scholefield@bchydro.com


Our Pledge:

  • Foster a sustainable energy future in B.C. by carefully managing our impacts on the environment and fostering an energy conservation and efficiency culture.
  • New Office and major interior space renovation designed in alignment with LEED Gold Standards
  • Reduce electricity use by 10% of 2006 baseline by 2015 through energy efficiency projects and practices in existing facilities
  • Continue to reduce waste through recycling collection in facilities
  • Support Green Teams in facilities throughout the province
  • Run monthly conservation campaigns to reduce our environmental footprint
  • Publish our environmental performance on-line in the CEA (Canadian Electrical Association) Sustainability Electricity Program
  • Recognize and reward environmental achievements through the Employee Conservation Leadership Awards

Past/Ongoing Actions:

  • Creating an energy efficient culture through Power Smart programs that have cumulative savings of 4,400 GWh in BC since 2007
  • Achieving carbon neutrality since 2010 for office facilities, fleet and paper
  • Reduced electricity use in our own facilities by 2% in 2011 through energy management projects and operational practices in offices and generating stations
  • Recognized as one of Canada’s 2012 Top Greenest Employers
  • Green Teams active at 35 locations representing 85% of employees
  • Offer recycling at all facilities


BC Hydro