Christy Clark Lng

It's Time For Squamish To Grow a Pair And Get Political

G. Elijah Dann | Posted 10.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia
G. Elijah Dann

Like it or not, it's time for Squamish to grow a pair and get political. Stop, even for a few hours, the trail bike riding. The hiking. The mountain climbing. The kite boarding. If the mudders really want to "live the life," then it's time to really get dirty. But by putting a little time aside for arguing and debating for the environment you so immensely enjoy.

Premier Denies Downplaying B.C. LNG Expectations

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - A major player in British Columbia's liquefied natural gas sweepstakes has rained on Premier Christy Clark's throne speech, which laid out ...

Major Energy Players Lobbying For Tax Break: Report

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.15.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - There's a report that the players behind major liquefied natural gas projects in British Columbia are lobbying Ottawa for tax relief.The Glo...

An 'Epic' LNG Battle Pits Squamish Against B.C. Liberals

G. Elijah Dann | Posted 09.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia
G. Elijah Dann

We all have busy lives. And that's exactly how the more mischievous of politicians like it. A busy, distracted, and somewhat plump populace who, even if they find out about a government program they don't like, won't quite be able to find the time, energy, or solidarity to do battle. In the case of B.C. Premier Christy Clark and her grandiose LNG dream, that's the modus operandi.

Signed On For B.C. LNG Project

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - B.C. Premier Christy Clark says a proposed liquefied natural gas development has reached an important milestone now that four major energy...

Clark Preaching Gospel Of LNG

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.31.2014 | Canada British Columbia

OTTAWA - Premier Christy Clark is projecting British Columbia will rival energy giant Alberta in terms of "contribution to Canada" once the province s...

B.C. LNG Plans 'Way Behind Schedule': Expert

CP | James Keller, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - British Columbia Premier Christy Clark insisted Wednesday it's still possible her much-hyped vision for liquefied natural gas could start ...

First Nation Sends Her A Warning

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - A British Columbia First Nation says the provincial government is dragging its feet when it comes to consulting with aboriginal people abou...

Clark's LNG Mission

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - B.C. Premier Christy Clark is leaving for her fourth international trade mission to Asia in an attempt to sell liquefied natural gas.Clark...

LNG Plants Will Do World A Favour: Clark

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

VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark is calling British Columbia's proposed liquefied natural-gas plants worldwide pollution-fighting machines despite con...

FRACKING WITH THE PREMIER

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Opponents of the British Columbia government's liquefied natural gas plans set up a three-metre mock fracking rig on the premier's front l...

Premier To Stump For LNG

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - B.C. Premier Christy Clark is heading on a North American tour to promote liquefied natural gas.Clark will start in Kelowna, B.C., next wee...

Clark: North To Reap Benefits Of LNG

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Municipal politicians in British Columbia's North are facing the exact opposite problem that beset them only a few years ago as the forest...

Taking The LNG View

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Some of British Columbia's most powerful labour leaders are pledging to work with Premier Christy Clark's Liberal government and the energy...

B.C.'s LNG Industry Grows As Our Fresh Water Supply Shrinks

Eoin Madden | Posted 08.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Eoin Madden

The provincial government isn't telling us the serious risks behind its LNG ambitions. In order to produce fracked gas, an enormous amount of our freshwater is rendered toxic. Each fracking project can use up to 5 million gallons of water. Natural gas extraction isn't so natural anymore.

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.

Clark's Carrot To Oil And Gas

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

TERRACE, B.C. - B.C. Liberal Leader Christy Clark says northern British Columbia is booming again and a Liberal government will make sure the communit...

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...

Christy Takes To Gasland

CP | Wendy Cox, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

DAWSON CREEK, B.C. - Liberal Leader Christy Clark attempted Thursday to drive home her party's evangelism on the rosy future an aggressive development...

Milestone For B.C. LNG

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.27.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The B.C. government signed an "updated" benefits agreement with a group of First Nations on Monday, one they hope will quell opposition to...

Rachel Mendleson

Why B.C.'s Play For LNG Is On Shaky Ground

HuffingtonPost.com | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 08.16.2012 | Canada British Columbia

British Columbia’s drive to become a major contender in the liquefied natural gas industry may be dashed by global competition for the Asian market,...