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LNG Investments Will Have Long-Term Benefits For B.C.

Given the economic doldrums facing other resource-based sectors in B.C. with the collapse of oil prices and the malaise in the minerals and metals markets, the B.C. engineering community recognizes the importance of projects such as LNG Canada moving forward. For many firms, the development of an LNG industry will buffer the impact that the downturn of the resource sector is having.

A Resounding Vote for Nature-Based Economies

This decision to reject over $1-billion, which was offered to gain consent for the proposed Pacific Northwest liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal on Lelu Island in the Great Bear Sea, sends a clear message of opposition to a project that threatens this ecologically and culturally rich region and its salmon-based economy.
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Signed On For B.C. LNG Project

VANCOUVER - B.C. Premier Christy Clark says a proposed liquefied natural gas development has reached an important milestone now that four major energy companies have signed on.Shell Canada, PetroChina...
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First Nation Sends Her A Warning

VICTORIA - A British Columbia First Nation says the provincial government is dragging its feet when it comes to consulting with aboriginal people about proposed liquefied-natural-gas developments, inc...
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No Pipe Dream Here: Minister

VANCOUVER - British Columbia's minister of natural gas development says a commitment by a Malaysian national company to build a liquefied natural gas plant in B.C. and investment by other countries su...
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Premier To Stump For LNG

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 week by speaking at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce...
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'Cleanest LNG In The World?'

VICTORIA - British Columbia's pledge to develop the world's cleanest liquefied natural gas plants looks hazy to an environmental organization that says the province appears to be prepared to allow oil...
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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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Taking The LNG View

VICTORIA - Some of British Columbia's most powerful labour leaders are pledging to work with Premier Christy Clark's Liberal government and the energy industry to help thousands of B.C. workers land j...
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LNG Fate For B.C. Ghost Town?

An entrepreneur is trying to breathe new life into the B.C. ghost town of Kitsault by making it a major hub in the province`s growing liquid natural gas infrastructure. Krishnan Suthanthiran, an Indo...
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Gas Money Promise For Haisla Land

VANCOUVER - Participating in three liquefied natural-gas projects will help a First Nation on British Columbia's North Coast buy back its traditional territory and improve the lives of members, says i...
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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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Another Taker For LNG in B.C.?

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 project, CEO Rich Kruger said Thursday."We look to man...
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Deal Could Fast Track Kitimat LNG Plant

VANCOUVER - The B.C. government has struck a deal with the Haisla First Nation that the province says could help fast track a liquefied natural gas plant near Kitimat.The agreement would allow the pur...