Ministry of Energy and Mines and Responsible for Core Review
The Ministry of Energy and Mines (and Responsible for Core Review) is responsible for British Columbia’s electricity, alternative energy, mining and mineral exploration sectors...The Ministry is responsible for the following Crown Corporations: BC Hydro, Columbia Power Corporation and Columbia Basin Trust. Read more... (PDF)
- Mineral Exploration & Mining
Over 30,000 people are employed in mineral exploration, mining and related sectors in B.C.
- Mining Health & Safety
Learn more about how the Mines Act protects workers and public through provisions for minimizing the health, safety and environmental risks related to mining activities.
- Mine Permitting
Information on the types of applications required for mining activities in the province.
- Electricity & Alternative Energy
Learn about the types of energy we use in B.C. and what we do to conserve them.
- Energy Conservation & Efficiency
Learn more about what we are doing to help British Columbians be more energy efficient.
- Community Energy Systems
Community energy solutions are happening across the province from remote villages to mid-sized rural towns to large cities.
- Renewable Energy & Low Carbon Fuels
Information on areas of innovation for clean and renewable energy and technologies.
- Columbia River Treaty Review
A website dedicated current and historical information, maps, studies, and reports related to the Columbia River Treaty.
- Site C Clean Energy Project
Learn more about about this clean, renewable and cost-effective electricity project.