Leaders In Energy Marketing & Trading
Who We Are
Powerex is a key participant in wholesale energy markets across Western North America, buying and selling physical power, natural gas and environmental products with a growing and evolving list of trade partners. Our competitive advantage is the quality of our service, the integrity and expertise of our people and our ability to reliably deliver energy products and renewable energy integration services.
Clean & Renewable Energy
As the exclusive marketer of surplus energy, capacity and flexibility of the BC Hydro system, Powerex is uniquely positioned to buy and sell clean and renewable energy. We help our customers integrate renewable energy resources and we deliver clean energy across the West. Powerex also markets the highly reliable Canadian Entitlement energy derived from the Canada/U.S. Columbia River Treaty as part of our supply portfolio.
Our Role in the Market
Fair, efficient and equitable market design benefits all participants – we believe in sharing our knowledge to achieve these goals for a clean energy future. The knowledge, expertise and creativity of our staff allow us to meet the changing demands of the wholesale markets and deliver our customer requirements.
Value to Our Shareholder
British Columbians enjoy some of the lowest electricity rates in North America thanks, in part, to Powerex’s energy marketing and trading activities. All Powerex's trade income helps keep rates affordable for BC Hydro customers. Putting the surplus capability of the BC Hydro system to its best use, we provide economic benefits for B.C. as well as environmental benefits for B.C. and beyond.