Bill Bennett

Bill Bennett

Power brokers

NANAIMO – B.C. ministers tour new B.C. Hydro substation south of Nanaimo.

Bill Bennett, right, minister of energy and mines, addresses B.C. Hydro workers at the opening of a new $28.5-million South Wellington substation last month.

Bennett and Michelle Stilwell, MLA for Parksville-Qualicum, toured the facility, which is designed to meet the needs of increasing numbers of customers in Nanaimo and Ladysmith.