We deliver approximately 21 per cent of the total energy consumed in British Columbia, which is the most energy delivered by any utility in the province. Whether delivering electricity, natural gas or propane, our more than 2,200 employees serve approximately 1.1 million customers in 135 communities.
FortisBC owns and operates approximately 48,700 kilometres of natural gas transmission and distribution pipelines and approximately 7,200 kilometres of electric transmission and distribution power lines. Our energy infrastructure assets also include B.C.’s largest underground natural gas storage facility, two liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage facilities, and four hydroelectric generating plants.
FortisBC Inc. and FortisBC Energy Inc. do business as FortisBC. We are indirectly wholly owned by our parent company, Fortis Inc., a leader in the North American electric and gas utility business. Through its subsidiaries, Fortis Inc. serves more than 3 million natural gas and electricity customers.