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Province helping industry power up with clean electricity

Thursday, January 28, 2021 9:30 AM

In partnership with the Government of Canada, the Province and BC Hydro are reducing rates and lowering the costs of connecting to the electricity grid to help industries, public transportation agencies and neighbourhood energy systems reduce greenhouse gas emissions and attract new clean tech industries to British Columbia.

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B.C. takes next steps to protect people with COVID-19 vaccine rollout plan

Friday, January 22, 2021 10:40 AM Translations
Outline of BC's COVID-19 immunization plan. Visit for this information and more

British Columbians are a step closer to receiving their COVID-19 immunizations, with additional details and timelines released for the largest and most complex immunization plan to ever roll out in B.C.

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Joint statement on Black Shirt Day

Friday, January 15, 2021 11:30 AM Translations

Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, and Jennifer Whiteside, Minister of Education, have released the following statement to mark Black Shirt Day on Jan. 15, 2021:

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Province launches FireSmart Economic Recovery Fund

Thursday, January 28, 2021 11:03 AM

The B.C. government is investing $10 million in a new FireSmart Economic Recovery Fund, as part of its economic recovery plan to create jobs and help communities cope with the ongoing impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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