(CLOSED) Energy Management Technology Trials Registration

General Information



Thanks for your interest in in our upcoming energy management technology trials. Please complete the form below to register.

Once registered in our database, you may be contacted by BC Hydro with an invitation to participate in a specific trial. Registration does not guarantee you will be chosen to participate in a trial. It could be up to 48 months before you are contacted with an invitation, and there's no obligation to accept.

Energy management technology trials will be conducted over a two-year period from November 2016 to November 2020.

Date Tuesday November 1, 2016 - Tuesday November 30, 2021

BC Hydro is collecting your information for the purposes of administering and evaluating the BC Hydro Conservation and Energy Management Program ("the Program") in furtherance of its mandates under the Hydro and Power Authority Act, the Clean Energy Act, and the BC Hydro Electric Tariff regulated by the BC Utilities Commission under the Utilities Commission Act. BC Hydro may also collect personal information in the course of administering the Program.

If you have any questions about how BC Hydro collects, uses, or discloses any personal information with regards to this program, please call us 1 855 929 5814. If you are having technical problems with this site or the registration process, please contact power.smart@bchydro.com.

Contact Information

* First Name
* Last Name
* Phone
* Email
* City
* Do you have a BC Hydro account? Yes
* How do you receive your BC Hydro bill? Online bill
Paper bill
Both online and paper bill
* Please select your household size: 1
3 to 4
5 to 6
Other household size
If other, specify household size:
* Select the housing type that best describes your current residence: Single detached home
Duplex / row house / townhouse
Low rise apartment / condominium building (up to 4 storeys in height)
High rise apartment / condominium building (5 storeys or more in height)
Mobile home
Other housing type
If other, specify housing type:
* Select the primary heating system for your current residence: Natural gas furnace
Electric baseboard
Electric furnace
Heat pump
Other electric heating system
Other non-electric heating system
If other, specify the heating system:
* Select the primary air conditioning system for your current residence: Central system
Ductless / single room system
Window AC
Plug in AC
No air conditioning
* Select the system used to heat water at your current residence: Electricity
Natural gas
Other hot water system
If other, specify hot water system:
* Do you own an electric vehicle? Yes
Indicate from the list below which home automation technologies you currently use in your home.
* Wi-Fi communicating thermostat (e.g. Nest, Lyric, etc.) Yes
* Wi-Fi communicating lighting control system (e.g. Hue, LIFX, etc.) Yes
* Wi-Fi communicating power outlets / plug devices (e.g. Smart Wi-Fi plugs and outlets) Yes
* Smart / Wi-Fi communicating appliances (e.g. Wi-Fi connected kitchen and laundry appliances) Yes
* Wi-Fi communicating security cameras Yes
* Do you use a special device to track your home's energy consumption? (e.g. home energy monitor to see your energy use in real-time) Yes
Indicate which of the following smart phones you use:
* iOs device (e.g. iPhone, iPad) Yes
* Android device (e.g. Samsung Galaxy, Nexus, Pixel, etc.) Yes