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How B.C. Plans To Fill LNG Jobs

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 if the province realizes its dream of a booming l...
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LNG Plant On Its Way

CALGARY - Two companies are teaming up to build liquefied natural gas plants in Edmonton and Vancouver to serve the transportation industry.In announcing their joint venture Tuesday, Ferus Natural Gas...
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LNG Plants Will Do World A Favour: Clark

VICTORIA - Premier Christy Clark is calling British Columbia's proposed liquefied natural-gas plants worldwide pollution-fighting machines despite concerns by climate scientists and environmental grou...
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Big Money B.C. LNG Deal

CALGARY - The Malaysian company that has shelled out billions of dollars to become a major player in Canada's natural gas industry is further expanding its position through a $1.5-billion deal with Ta...
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Natural Gas Reserves HOW Big?

VICTORIA - British Columbia's premier says a federal energy report has concluded the province's natural gas reserves are double the size of previous estimates, adding more fuel to Liberal government h...
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LNG Investments Coming From Asia?

BEIJING, China - B.C.'s Minister of Natural Gas Development, Rich Coleman, believes firm announcements about offshore investment in the province's fledgling liquefied natural gas industry are scant we...
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Has B.C. Missed The LNG Boat?

In the Horn River Basin in B.C.'s far northeast, natural gas drilling has all but dried up. "At one time we probably had a couple dozen rigs working up there,” said David Rushford, chair of...
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Not LNG For This Economy

CALGARY - There's nothing more urgent right now for Canada than to get into the liquefied natural gas export game, CIBC executive and former federal Conservative cabinet minister Jim Prentice said Wed...
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LNG Job Boom For B.C.?

VICTORIA - British Columbia will soon need over 75,000 skilled workers for the liquefied natural gas industry and another 60,000 to help with the construction of plants and pipelines.The figures are c...
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B.C.'s Billion-Dollar LNG Boost

VICTORIA - Global energy corporations are "dead serious" about investing in British Columbia's potential as a world supplier of liquefied natural gas, said provincial Natural Gas Development Minister...
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Is B.C. Dam Project A Damn Waste?

VANCOUVER - The B.C. Liberals have been using the liquefied natural gas industry to justify the construction of the Site C hydroelectric dam — an $8-billion BC Hydro project perpetually on the develop...
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Numbers Behind B.C.'s LNG 'Boom'

The B.C. Liberals claim future liquefied natural gas sales will help pay off the province’s debt. The CBC News Reality Check team wades through the spin to figure out whether the plan is hype or hope....