Lng in Bc

190 Conditions On LNG Approval Put First Nations In Driver's Seat

Crystal Smith | Posted 10.12.2016 | Canada Politics
Crystal Smith

The federal government's approval of the Pacific NorthWest LNG project has been presented as a positive outcome for industry and government, and a negative one for First Nations. The simple truth is, not all First Nations are opposed to the project. In fact, many along the project's route are in favour, and here's why

B.C. LNG Project Approved By Feds (With Conditions)

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.28.2016 | Canada British Columbia

There are 190 legally binding conditions attached to the approval.

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

Keith Sashaw | Posted 01.26.2017 | Canada Business
Keith Sashaw

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.

B.C. First Nations Sign Pact To Protect Island From LNG

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Petronas, the Malaysian-owned oil and gas giant, hopes to develop a $36 billion liquefied natural gas facility on the island.

Premier's Focus On LNG Left Other Sectors To Suffer: Critic

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.27.2016 | Canada

Clark's unfulfilled economic goals are expected to fuel debate as B.C. politicians return to the legislature Monday.

Fracking Will Cause More B.C. Earthquakes In LNG Boom: Expert

CP | Laura Kane | Posted 08.30.2016 | Canada British Columbia

There could be five times as many earthquakes caused by fracking, warns one expert.

B.C.'s To Pass Historic LNG Law, But Industry Wants More

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.18.2016 | Canada British Columbia

A bill is expected for a 25-year agreement on what could be B.C.'s first LNG plant, but B.C.'s LNG alliance says there's still more to do.

B.C. To Legislate $36-Billion LNG Agreement

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.06.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Finance Minister Mike de Jong announced that the province is working to approve a LNG export facility near Prince Rupert.

A Resounding Vote for Nature-Based Economies

David R. Miller | Posted 05.15.2016 | Canada British Columbia
David R. Miller

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.

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

'Cleanest LNG In The World?'

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's pledge to develop the world's cleanest liquefied natural gas plants looks hazy to an environmental organization that say...

Not LNG For This Economy

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

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 C...

Could Northern Gateway Threaten Humpback Whales?

CP | Camille Bains, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.11.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The number of humpback whales on the northern coast of British Columbia nearly doubled in eight years, but possible oil spills could serio...

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...

LNG Fate For B.C. Ghost Town?

CBC | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

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 g...

Gas Money Promise For Haisla Land

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Participating in three liquefied natural-gas projects will help a First Nation on British Columbia's North Coast buy back its traditional ...

LNG Job Boom For B.C.?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.22.2013 | Canada British Columbia

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 cons...

This Oil Giant Really Wants B.C. LNG Exports

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.04.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - Plans by Malaysian national oil company Petronas to export liquefied natural gas from northern British Columbia to Asia moved forward Frida...

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. First Nation Fighting LNG Export

CBC | Posted 06.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A First Nation in northern B.C. is asking the Federal Court to overturn an LNG export licence. In February, the National Energy Board ap...

Deal Could Fast Track Kitimat LNG Plant

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.14.2012 | Canada British Columbia

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 pl...