The natural gas shortage itself affects customers throughout British Columbia, Washington and Oregon. Most residents were being allowed back into their homes Wednesday.
A pipeline explosion has been confirmed to be the reason for a large fire outside of Prince George.
"I was able to see it very clearly from the hill", he said.
"Turn your thermostats down as low as possible, obviously that depends on the region you're in what you can do, minimize the use of hot water if you've got a gas water heater, turn off your fireplace".
"We thought it might have been a train crash or a low-flying jet", he said.
Some gas is still being brought in from Alberta across the southern Interior. "Health-care facilities are considered among the highest priorities for Fortis B.C. We have not been contacted or asked to reduce our usage at this time, which would be standard practice through our agreement with the company", she said.
Enbridge continues to investigate the cause of the explosion. "The most significant impact right now is what we are doing in terms of precautions", said B.C. Minister of Energy Michelle Mungall.
The company will update its customers as soon as it is in a position to offer something new, said Stout.
In an updated statement issued on Wednesday afternoon, FortisBC said there had so far been a reduction in natural gas use of about 20 per cent provincewide, but that further cuts are needed.
"It's really grown in the last four years or so", he said, noting Fortis has told him they have connected more homes in Victoria in the last year to natural gas than in any other year.
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