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BCIT Opens New Wood Waste to Energy Centre

November 18, 2022

BCIT has opened a new $1.5 million Wood Waste to Energy Centre (WWEC) at its Burnaby Campus which uses a...

Student’s green computing paper recognized internationally

November 8, 2022

Facing both climate change and high fuel costs, reducing energy consumption is on everyone’s mind. So it’s exciting to hear...

BCIT Rivers Institute collaborates with alumni and scientists in documentary to unmask ecological threats to Fraser estuary

October 13, 2022

Have you heard of the Fraser River estuary? The Fraser estuary is Canada’s largest salmon production area, serves as an...

BCIT recognized as Top Performer by CICan ImpAct-Climate project

September 27, 2022

Congratulations to BCIT for being recognized as the number one Top Performer in a new milestone report from Colleges and...

Join BCIT in Celebrating the first Guichon Creek Day

September 20, 2022

BCIT will celebrate the first ever Guichon Creek Day on Wednesday September 21. The celebration of one of the most...

BCIT recognized as top performer in the 2022 Sustainable Campus Index

September 15, 2022

BCIT has been recognized by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) as a top performer...

Seagate President and BCIT alum Scott Comfort says mass timber key to the future of sustainable construction

August 30, 2022

His rise in the construction industry didn’t have a glamourous start or a straight path to success. “My first job...

BCIT SMART researchers expand its electric vehicle education globally

August 15, 2022

Countries worldwide are struggling to keep up with the global shift to electric vehicle (EV) adoption. Communities face barriers, ranging...

Tips on buying an electric vehicle from BCIT experts

July 26, 2022

When BCIT Technical Advisor Bryan Fair decided to invest in his first-ever electric vehicle (EV), he never imagined he would...

BCIT INSPIRE Campaign celebrates the soft opening of the Health Sciences Centre

June 29, 2022

BCIT is excited to celebrate the soft opening of the new Health Sciences Centre on the Burnaby Campus. With generous...