The BCUC regulates the following entities in British Columbia.

The coloured icons above the map represent the categories of entities we regulate.

To turn on a category, simply click on each icon.

By clicking on a coloured dot, you can also see key details (if applicable) about each company, such as their service area, sales revenue, and number of customers. For a full list of entities and their details, please scroll to the complete list below the map.

  • Electricity
  • Natural Gas
  • Propane
  • Thermal Energy
  • ICBC
  • Common Carrier Pipelines
  • Gas Marketer Licencees
  • Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants

Service Areas

Click on an entity to see where they provide service to customers.

  • BC Hydro
  • FortisBC Inc.
  • Insurance Corporation of British Columbia
  • FortisBC Energy Inc.
  • Pacific Northern Gas Ltd.
  • Pacific Northern Gas (N.E.) Ltd.

* Service area locations on the map are approximate.

List of Regulated Entities

All the entities the BCUC regulates (except those with an exemption) can be found in the list below. Please click on a heading to open the list.

Electricity

British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority (BC Hydro)

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  • Entity Type: Electricity
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 7,591,000,000
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 23,307,000,000
  • Energy Delivered: 192,427,200 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 2,156,202
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial, Industrial

CB Powerline

  • Entity Type: Electricity

Corix Multi Utility Services Inc. - Sonoma Pines Electric

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  • Entity Type: Electricity
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 477,014
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 2,125,358
  • Energy Delivered: 4,274 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 504
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Corix Multi Utility Services Inc. - Sun Rivers Electric

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  • Entity Type: Electricity
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 1,929,426
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 5,052,872
  • Energy Delivered: 15,556 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 998
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

FortisBC Inc. (Electric)

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  • Entity Type: Electricity
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 425,782,000
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 1,578,977,000
  • Energy Delivered: 3,542,000 MWh
  • Number Of Customers: 147,112
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial, Industrial

Hemlock Valley Electrical Services Limited

  • Entity Type: Electricity
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 543,006
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 355,543
  • Energy Delivered: 3,496.08 MWh
  • Number Of Customers: 267
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Kyuquot Power Ltd.

  • Entity Type: Electricity
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 319,000
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 1,345,000
  • Energy Delivered: 1,705 MWh
  • Number Of Customers: 41
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Lake Okanagan Resort

  • Entity Type: Electricity

Nelson Hydro - Rural Customers Only

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  • Entity Type: Electricity
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Silversmith Power and Light Corporation

  • Entity Type: Electricity
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 2,666,700
  • Energy Delivered: 5,029 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 9
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial, Industrial

Toby Creek Utility Co. Ltd.

  • Entity Type: Electricity
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 1,705,702
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 309,115
  • Energy Delivered: 15,086.448 MWh
  • Number Of Customers: 17
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Wyse Meter Solutions Inc.

Natural Gas

Corix Multi Utility Services Inc. - Sonoma Pines Gas

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  • Entity Type: Natural Gas
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 438,601
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 527,258
  • Energy Delivered: 29,385 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 496
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Corix Multi Utility Services Inc. - Sun Rivers Gas

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  • Entity Type: Natural Gas
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 307,136
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 906,061
  • Energy Delivered: 15,788 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 695
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

FortisBC Energy Inc.

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  • Entity Type: Natural Gas
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 2,108,861,000
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 5,396,513,000
  • Energy Delivered: 230,671,000 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 1,067,191
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial, Industrial

Pacific Northern Gas (N.E.) Ltd - Fort St. John / Dawson Creek Division

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  • Entity Type: Natural Gas
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 43,888,356
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 89,801,413
  • Energy Delivered: 4,886,657 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 20,419
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial, Industrial

Pacific Northern Gas (N.E.) Ltd. - Tumbler Ridge Division

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  • Entity Type: Natural Gas
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 3,158,582
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 5,996,048
  • Energy Delivered: 851,517 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 1,220
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Pacific Northern Gas Ltd. - West Division

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  • Entity Type: Natural Gas
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 86,429,843
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 239,795,461
  • Energy Delivered: 4,973,091 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 20,731
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial, Industrial

Propane

Big White Gas Utility Ltd.

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  • Entity Type: Propane
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 1,852,554
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 297,727
  • Energy Delivered: 57,630 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 361
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Cal-Gas Inc. - Canyon Ridge

  • Entity Type: Propane
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 39,038
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 9,240
  • Energy Delivered: 510 MWh
  • Number Of Customers: 46
  • Major Customer Types: Residential

Cal-Gas Inc. - Kicking Horse

  • Entity Type: Propane
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 438,222
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 83,634
  • Energy Delivered: 5,632 MWh
  • Number Of Customers: 149
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Corix Multi Utility Services Inc. - Panorama Propane

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  • Entity Type: Propane
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 784,229
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 88,361
  • Energy Delivered: 41,310 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 248
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Resort Gas Ltd.

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  • Entity Type: Propane
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 1,818,581
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 92,907
  • Energy Delivered: 94,556 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 1,099
  • Major Customer Types: Residental, Commercial, Industrial

Superior Propane - Seascapes

  • Entity Type: Propane
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 131,737
  • Energy Delivered: 6,369.8 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 100

Thermal Energy Stream A

3CP Energy Utility Company Ltd - 3 Civic Plaza TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Cambie Gardens Energy LP - Cambie Gardens Energy TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Connect TES (Richmond) Holdings Inc. - Parc Riviera

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Connect TES (Richmond) Holdings Inc. - The Pier

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Corix Multi-Utility Services Inc. - Belmonte Central Energy Plant TES

Corix Multi-Utility Services Inc. - Talasa Cental Energy Plant TES

Creative Energy Alberni LP - 1568 Alberni Street TES

Creative Energy Horseshoe Bay LP - 6687 Nelson Avenue TES

Creative Energy Pendrell LP - 1770 Pendrell Street TES

Creative Energy Vancouver Platforms - 188 Keefer TES

Creative Energy Vancouver Platforms - 2200 Kingsway TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - 618 Carnarvon TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - 8X on the Park TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Akimbo TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Alaska TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Alysen Place TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Aperture TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Artemisia TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Belpark TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Bordeaux TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Brant TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Camden Green TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Cascade City TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Chard Ellsworth TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Empire at Queen Elizabeth Park TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Etoile 1 TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Etoile 2 TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Flatiron TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Glen Valley TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Gold House - North Tower TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Gold House - South Tower TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Helen Gorman TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Imperial TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - International Trade Centre TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Juneau TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Lynn Valley 1 TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Lynn Valley 2 TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Marine Gateway TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Maywood on the Park TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Milano TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Modello TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Ovation TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Pomaria TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Popolo TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Primrose TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Seylynn I TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Seylynn II TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Seylynn III TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Seylynn IV TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - SOLO II Altus TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - SOLO III - Cirrus TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - SOLO Phase I TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Sovereign TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Telford on the Walk TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - The Hudson TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - The Mahogany TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Triomphe TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Tsawwassen Springs TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Waterstone Pier TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Windsor TES

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services Inc. - TELUS Garden TES

Gilmore Place Thermal Energy LP - Gilmore Place TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Kelowna OWS Utility Inc. - Kelowna OWS TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Richmond Prima Utility Inc. - 6833 Buswell Street TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Sustainable Services Ltd. - Westhills TES Lakeview Ridge and Glenvale

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

TAB Utility Corp. - 4567 Lougheed Highway TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Vancouver Cambie Parc Holdings Inc. - Parc Elise TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Vancouver Kingsway Holdings Inc. - 2200 Kingsway TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Vancouver Parc 26 Holdings Inc. - Parc 26 TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream A

Thermal Energy Stream B

Corix Burnaby Mountain DE LP - Burnaby Mountain District Energy Utility - SFU

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  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 6,023,289
  • Energy Delivered: 48,729.93 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 15
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Corix Burnaby Mountain DE LP - Burnaby Mountain District Energy Utility - UniverCity

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  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 321,789
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 648,036
  • Energy Delivered: 2,353 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 7
  • Major Customer Types: Residential

Corix UBCDE LP - University of British Columbia Neighborhood District Energy System

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  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 2,299,185
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 10,432,820
  • Energy Delivered: 69,495 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 12
  • Major Customer Types: Residential

Creative Energy Mount Pleasant LP - Mount Pleasant District Cooling System

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  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 403,207
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 2,138,872
  • Number Of Customers: 3
  • Major Customer Types: Commercial

Creative Energy Sen̓áḵw LP - Sen̓áḵw District Energy System

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B

Creative Energy Vancouver Platforms - Core Steam System and Northeast False Creek

Creative Energy Vancouver Platforms - South Downtown Cooling

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B

Creative Energy Vancouver Platforms - South Downtown Heating

FortisBC Alternative Energy Services - Delta School District No. 37

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  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 1,076,012
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 6,242,209
  • Energy Delivered: 6,482 MWh
  • Number Of Customers: 21
  • Major Customer Types: Commercial

Oakridge Energy LP - Oakridge District Energy System

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B

River District Energy LP - River District Energy Utility

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  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 3,128,434
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 12,460,235
  • Energy Delivered: 26,229 MWh
  • Number Of Customers: 18
  • Major Customer Types: Residential

Shannon Estates Utilities Ltd. - Shannon Estates TES

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 1,169,090
  • Total Utility Assets ($): 5,406,842
  • Energy Delivered: 21,104 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 613
  • Major Customer Types: Residential, Commercial

Sustainable Services Ltd. - Westhills TES Paradise Falls

  • Entity Type: Thermal Energy Stream B

Vehicle Insurance

Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC)

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  • Entity Type: Vehicle Insurance
  • Number Of Customers: 4,217,000

Common Carrier Pipeline

Canadian Natural Resources Limited

NorthRiver Midstream Inc.

  • Entity Type: Common Carrier Pipeline

Pembina Kinder Morgan Canada (Jet Fuel) Inc.

Plateau Pipeline Ltd.

  • Entity Type: Common Carrier Pipeline

Gas Marketer Licensees

Access Gas Services Inc.

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  • Entity Type: Gas Marketer Licensees
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 92,200,000
  • Number Of Customers: 11,235

Bluestream Energy Inc.

  • View Website
  • Entity Type: Gas Marketer Licensees
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 474,496
  • Number Of Customers: 364

Direct Energy (B.C.) Limited

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  • Entity Type: Gas Marketer Licensees
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 17,896,560
  • Number Of Customers: 107

Easy Energy Inc.

Just Energy (B.C.) Limited Partnership

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  • Entity Type: Gas Marketer Licensees
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 125,800,000
  • Number Of Customers: 706

Summitt Energy BC LP

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  • Entity Type: Gas Marketer Licensees
  • Annual Sales Revenue ($): 940,448
  • Energy Delivered: 371,745 GJ
  • Number Of Customers: 4,271

Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants

ARC Resources Ltd.

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider

Bear Mountain Wind Limited Partnership

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority (BC Hydro)

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Balancing Authority, Distribution Provider, Generation Owner, Generation Operator, Planning Coordinator, Reliability Coordinator, Resource Planner, Transmission Owner, Transmission Operator, Transmission Planner and Transmission Service Provider.

Cape Scott Wind Limited Partnership

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

Capital Power Limited Partnership

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

Cariboo Pulp & Paper Company

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider Under Frequency Load Shedding

Catalyst - Port Alberni Division

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider Under Frequency Load Shedding

Catalyst Paper - Powell River Division

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider, Transmission Owner, Transmission Operator

Catalyst Paper Crofton Division

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider Under Frequency Load Shedding

Coast Mountain Hydro Limited Partnership

  • View Website
  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

Dokie General Partnership

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

FortisBC Inc. (Electric)

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider, Generation Owner, Generation Operator, Resource Planner, Transmission Owner, Transmission Operator, Transmission Planner and Transmission Service Provider.

Harrison Hydro Limited Partnership

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

Howe Sound Pulp and Paper Corporation

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider

Intercontinental Pulp Mill

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider

Jimmie Creek Limited Partnership

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

Lehigh Cement

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider

Meikle Wind Energy Limited Partnership

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

Northwood Pulp Mill

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider Under Frequency Load Shedding

Ovintiv Canada ULC

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider

Powell River Energy Inc.

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner and Generation Operator

Prince George Pulp and Paper Mill

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider

Quesnel River Pulp

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider

Rio Tinto Alcan

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider, Generation Owner, Generation Operator

Toba Montrose General Partnership

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

Tolko Industries Ltd.

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider, Generation Owner, Generation Operator

Upper Lillooet River Power Limited Partnership owned by CWEI

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

V.I. Power Limited Partnership

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

WESCUP

  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Generation Owner, Generation Operator

West Fraser Mills Limited

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  • Entity Type: Mandatory Reliability Standards Registrants
  • MRS Function: Distribution Provider Under Frequency Load Shedding