Bc Lng

B.C. LNG Project Conditionally Approved By Malaysia-Led Group

CP | Laura Kane, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.15.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Pacific NorthWest LNG said the final decision is subject to two conditions.

Should Climate Change Deniers Face Consequences?

G. Elijah Dann | Posted 06.11.2015 | Canada Politics
G. Elijah Dann

There indeed should be some kind of negative payoff for vehemently arguing against the betterment -- and now survival -- of humanity. Some kind of recompense for assaulting moral progress and engaging in deception, manipulation and overt falsehoods.

Proposed Pipeline Project Reaches Deals With More B.C. First Nations

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The latest agreements are with the Doig River First Nation, Halfway River First Nation and Yekooche First Nation.

The Future of LNG? Sold to the Lowest Bidder in the Back Row

Dermod Travis | Posted 05.30.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Dermod Travis

You know that uneasy feeling you get in your gut when you realize you might be getting played? Well, May 20 could turn out to be one of those days for B.C.

B.C. Signs $36-Billion LNG Agreement With Malaysian Energy Giant

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The project would be the largest capital investment in B.C.'s history.

Sorry B.C., You're not a Climate Change Leader

Jens Wieting | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Jens Wieting

It's great to hear that the B.C.government has begun work on a new climate action plan has begun. But this plan needs to be grounded in an honest assessment of our success to date, not wishful thinking.

IT'S OFFICIAL: B.C. First Nation Rejects $1-Billion LNG Deal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The Prince Rupert band said the decision "wasn't a money issue."

Prince Rupert First Nation Rejects $1-Billion LNG Offer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.10.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Residents raised concerns over the project's environmental impact, pointing out its "problematic" location.

Prince Rupert First Nation Offered $1 Billion To Support LNG Project

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.07.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The band would receive a one-time payment of nearly $28 million, annual payments over 40 years totalling about $1 billion, and other funding.

Harper Announces Tax Breaks For B.C. LNG Industry

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Harper says the tax relief will be available for capital assets acquired up to 2025.

B.C. Budget Balanced, But LNG Boom Nowhere To Be Seen

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Finance Minister Mike de Jong's budget projects a surplus of $284 million.

B.C. Throne Speech Lacks Bold LNG Predictions

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.12.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Previous bold forecasts of a liquefied natural gas bonanza for the province were muted.

FortisBC To Supply 3 BC Ferries Vessels With LNG

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.04.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The first vessel is expected to be operating in late 2016.

'Come Home': Clark To B.C. Oil Sands Workers

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Go West, oil worker.

Exxon Proposes $25-Billion LNG Plant In B.C.

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Texas-based energy giant Exxon Mobil Corp., has submitted plans to develop what could be a $25-billion liquefied natural gas project near P...

LNG Pipelines Won't Carry Oil, Bitumen: B.C.

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.08.2015 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - A proposed network of pipelines from natural gas fields in British Columbia's northeast to liquefied natural gas export plants in the north...

B.C. Must Step Out Of Canada's Carbon Shadow

Jens Wieting | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Jens Wieting

It's not too late for B.C. to become a true climate champion.

'Twas The Night Before A B.C. Taxpayer's Christmas

Jordan Bateman | Posted 02.17.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

'Twas the night before Christmas, and all through B.C. The pipeline wars were stirring, even over LNG

Petronas B.C. LNG Project A 'Done Deal' Despite Delay: Clark

CP | Abdul Latheef, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.07.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - British Columbia's premier said Monday the province's multibillion-dollar agreement with Petronas to build a liquefied natural gas terminal ...

Petronas Delaying Proposed B.C. LNG Terminal

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.02.2015 | Canada British Columbia

CALGARY - Malaysian energy giant Petronas said Wednesday it's delaying its proposed liquefied natural gas terminal near Prince Rupert, B.C., even thou...

BC.. Liberals Masquerading As Harper Tories Destroy Legacy Of Climate Leadership

Andrew Weaver | Posted 12.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Andrew Weaver

Bill 2 represents a shameful betrayal of future generations. It dismantles key elements of former premier Gordon Campbell's continent-leading climate policies. And it replaces these policies with a made-in-Alberta, Harper government approach that will instead allow for a dramatic increase in greenhouse gas emissions in B.C.

Clark Denies Offering LNG Jobs To Temporary Foreign Workers

CBC | Posted 12.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. Premier Christy Clark is hitting back at the NDP's claims she plans to bring in temporary foreign workers to build LNG plants instead of foc...

Clark Offered B.C.'s LNG Jobs To India Workers: NDP

CBC | Posted 12.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

B.C. Premier Christy Clark is coming under fire for reportedly offering jobs building B.C.'s LNG industry to workers in India. According to a s...

LNG Not The Climate Change Solution B.C. Promises: Report

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A report from the Pembina Institute pokes holes in the British Columbia government's claim that exporting liquefied natural gas is the gre...

Woodfibre LNG Is Litmus Test For Squamish Municipal Candidates

G. Elijah Dann | Posted 12.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia
G. Elijah Dann

The Woodfibre LNG issue in Squamish holds vast importance for the broader community, the province, the country, even the world at large. It's that big.