BC Hydro says British Columbians saved 24 megawatt hours of electricity and reduced the provincial electricity load by 0.3 per cent during Earth Hour Saturday night - the equivalent of turning off about 1.1 million LED lightbulbs.
The Liberal government has taken away a juicy incentive for buying monthly TransLink passes. Miranda Nelson. Justin Trudeau's Liberal government was elected after promising to spend billions on transit infrastructure.
A joint committee of ministers from OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers has agreed to review whether a global pact to limit supplies should be extended by six months.
Government-commissioned polling from 2013 to 2016 shows increasing distress over rising hydro rates that existed months before the issue was addressed.
Brad Bennett, the son of B.C.'s 27th premier and the grandson of its 25th premier, will be back by BC Liberal Leader Christy Clark's side in the looming election campaign.