Can BC Hydro cut off my power?
Your account may require a security deposit. Your credit rating with BC Hydro may be affected. We may disconnect your electricity service, which can also lead to a reconnection charge.
How do I get my deposit back from BC Hydro?
BC Hydro will return your security deposit to you once you have maintained an account and paid every amount due on time for one year from the date the deposit was received.
How do I dispute a BC Hydro bill?
Call BC Hydro at 1-800-224-9376 (all areas, toll-free) and describe your concerns to the customer service representative.
What is BC Hydro billing cycle?
Energy charge Under the Residential Conservation Rate, customers pay 7.97 cents per kWh for the first 1,350 kWh they use over an average two-month billing period. Above that amount, customers pay 11.95 cents per kWh for the balance of electricity used during the period.
Can you have 2 BC Hydro accounts?
Take responsibility for multiple existing accounts by submitting the form below. For service locations that only differ by unit/suite number (such as an office or residential tower), enter multiple unit/suite numbers separated by commas (22, 24, 30) or by dashes for consecutive numbers (22-30).
Is BC Hydro every month?
It’s unusual, but we’re billed monthly rather than once every two months for the majority of BC Hydro customers. When it gets really cold, like it did last December when our monthly bill rose to a near-record $146, there’s no avoiding a higher bill.
What is the average BC Hydro bill for a house?
The average BC Hydro bill of someone living an apartment or condo is approximately $43 per month, compared to a single- family home with an average monthly bill of $103.
What is the average hydro bill in BC?
What uses the most hydro in your house?
The Top 5 Biggest Users of Electricity in Your Home
- Air Conditioning & Heating. Your HVAC system uses the most energy of any single appliance or system at 46 percent of the average U.S. home’s energy consumption.
- Water Heating.
- Television and Media Equipment.