Bc Natural Gas

Why Your Natural Gas Bill Could Decrease

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2015 | Canada British Columbia

SURREY, B.C. - Energy utility FortisBC is preparing to introduce a common provincial rate for natural gas, resulting for some customers in annual savi...

B.C. Quietly Drops Environmental Requirement

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The B.C. government is exempting about 99 per cent of the natural gas produced in the province from automatic environmental assessment rev...

Natural Gas Reserves HOW Big?

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's premier says a federal energy report has concluded the province's natural gas reserves are double the size of previous e...

Christy Clark Should Consider What's Best for Canada, Not Just B.C.

Mark Milke | Posted 07.28.2013 | Canada Politics
Mark Milke

When done right and accounting for the environment -- and it can be done right -- whether lumber, mined materials, or the export of oil and natural gas, Canada's greater prosperity is helped when politicians follow the advice of Canada's founding fathers and consider the greater prosperity of the entire country.

B.C. Moratorium On Natural Gas?

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Premier Christy Clark has bet British Columbia's economic fortunes -- and her own career -- on the promise of a windfall from the liquefie...

B.C. Prosperity Fund Good Idea If Properly Designed

Jason Clemens | Posted 04.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Jason Clemens

B.C.'s proposed Prosperity Fund is meant to capitalize on the future opportunities from natural gas development. If done correctly, the fund could be a huge benefit to both current and future British Columbians. As with many things though, the devil is in the details. Thankfully there are lessons to be learned, and avoided, from our neighbours, Alberta and Alaska.

B.C. LNG Called 'Fairly Safe Bet'

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.15.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Critics of B.C. Premier Christy Clark say her election pitch involving a lucrative liquefied natural gas industry for the province is a "fa...

TransCanada To Tackle $5 Billion Natural Gas Project

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.11.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - Liquefied natural gas will be a "major driver" of TransCanada Corp.'s growth in the years ahead, CEO Russ Girling said Wednesday as the pipe...

The Next Oil Sands

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark says her government's plan to export liquefied natural gas to Asia is British Columbia's economic equivalent to Alber...

No Fracking Water, Says B.C. First Nation

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Fracking in B.C. has hit another hurdle as a First Nation has gathered thousands of supporters for a petition calling for a halt to the natural gas in...

Fracking Approvals Anger First Nation

CBC | Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A First Nation in northeastern B.C. is demanding the provincial government take more precautions before awarding water licences to companies for natur...

Exxon Mobil's Plans For B.C.

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada British Columbia

BANFF, Alta. - The senior vice-president of Exxon Mobil is bullish about the future of the oil and gas industry but is still keeping his cards close t...

Canada Eyes Asia For B.C. Natural Gas Exports

CBC | Posted 11.20.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Canada could some day export nine billion cubic feet per day of liquefied natural gas to Asia through five proposed plants on the West Coast, Natural ...

Natural Gas Pipeline Planned For B.C.

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.10.2012 | Canada British Columbia

CALGARY - Spectra Energy and BG Group are joining the throng of companies aiming to export Canadian natural gas to Asia, announcing plans Monday to bu...

Fracking Earthquakes Shake B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Several minor earthquakes in British Columbia’s Horn River Basin were caused by a controversial drilling process for natural gas known as fracking, ...

B.C. Redefines Natural Gas As 'Clean Energy'

CBC | Posted 08.22.2012 | Canada British Columbia

The B.C. government will redefine natural gas as a clean energy source – but only if it's used to generate power for liquefied natural gas in northe...

The Future Is In.. Liquefied Natural Gas?

CBC | Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Politics

Liquefied natural gas is the future of energy exports in B.C., Premier Christy Clark announced on Friday morning. Clark was at Burnaby's B...