Liquefied Natural Gas

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...

B.C. Climate Action Plan 2.0?

Matt Horne | Posted 09.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Matt Horne

Clearly there's a difference between trying to read the tea leaves on where the government could be going with climate action in the province, and government actually laying those directions out for British Columbians. And for all of the potential directions policy could go, their impact on carbon pollution will depend on how they are designed.

LOOK: Gorgeous B.C. Ghost Town

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 06.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. ghost town that was built almost overnight in the 1980s and then faded away has come back to life in photos. Kamloops photographer Chad ...

Like So Many Bad Things, Oil Spills Are Good For the Economy

David Suzuki | Posted 08.11.2014 | Canada
David Suzuki

Destroying the environment is bad for the planet and all the life it supports, including us. But it's often good for business. But the massive costs of dealing with a pipeline or tanker spill and the resulting climate change consequences will far outweigh the benefits.

'World's Most Luxury' Workcamps

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A B.C. modular home company has introduced what it's calling the "world's most luxury living quarters" for the province's LNG workers. BigSteelBox,...

Clark Not Worried About Russia-China Gas Deal

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - B.C.'s premier is brushing aside a massive natural gas deal between China and Russia, insisting she's not worried it will affect her provi...

'If LNG Fails, This Town Will Fail'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

FORT NELSON, B.C. - The mayor of Fort Nelson, B.C., has issued a public apology to provincial bureaucrats and gas industry officials expelled from a F...

Environment Minister Backtracks On Assessments

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada British Columbia

FORT NELSON, B.C. - British Columbia Environment Minister Mary Polak has done a complete turn around on a decision that would have exempted most of th...

How B.C. Plans To Fill LNG Jobs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - The British Columbia government has released a road map designed to attract and train the tens of thousands of workers that would be needed...

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...

Stop Trading Precious Water For Fossil Fuels

David Suzuki | Posted 04.21.2014 | Canada
David Suzuki

Drought and fracking have already caused some small communities in Texas to run out of water altogether, and parts of California are headed for the same fate. As we continue to extract and burn ever greater amounts of oil, gas and coal, climate change is getting worse, which will likely lead to more droughts in some areas and flooding in others.

That's A Lot Of LNG Pollution

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark says her government is paying close attention to the potential air and water pollution impacts of proposed liquefied ...

LNG Plant On Its Way

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

CALGARY - Two companies are teaming up to build liquefied natural gas plants in Edmonton and Vancouver to serve the transportation industry.In announc...

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...

LNG VS. Greenhouse Gas Reduction

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

VICTORIA - Like the underground shale gas that Premier Christy Clark says will pave the way to a debt-free future, British Columbia appears caught bet...

LNG Investments Coming From Asia?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

BEIJING, China - B.C.'s Minister of Natural Gas Development, Rich Coleman, believes firm announcements about offshore investment in the province's fle...

No Pipe Dream Here: Minister

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

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's minister of natural gas development says a commitment by a Malaysian national company to build a liquefied natural gas ...

LNG Impact Investigation

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

KITIMAT, B.C. - The B.C. government says it will fund a $650,000-study to look at the environmental and health impacts of liquefied natural gas emissi...

Another Taker For LNG in B.C.?

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

CALGARY - Imperial Oil is open to working with other players in British Columbia's burgeoning liquefied natural gas scene if it leads to a better proj...

B.C.'s Billion-Dollar LNG Boost

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 08.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Global energy corporations are "dead serious" about investing in British Columbia's potential as a world supplier of liquefied natural gas,...

B.C.'s Gas Plan Is a Pipe Dream

David Suzuki | Posted 07.29.2013 | Canada
David Suzuki

B.C. appears to be pinning its economic hopes on natural gas -- much of it obtained by fracking. While the world should be turning from fossil fuels to cleaner energy and conservation, we're poised to dig ourselves deeper into the climate-altering carbon hole.

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...

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...

Multi-Partnership Gas Project May Hit B.C.

CP | Canadian Press | Posted 05.15.2012 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Royal Dutch Shell PLC says it's proposing a liquefied natural gas project in Kitimat, B.C., alongside three Asian partners. The Anglo-Du...

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 a...