Layoffs, shutdowns are causing economic and social pain as thousands of workers, their families and communities face uncertain futures.
Aboriginal rights must be balanced against other competing, critical interests.
Report says resources in northeast are trillions of cubic feet higher than initial estimates.
RBC forecasts the province’s economy to lead growth rate this year at 3.1%.
Employers will depend on new workers, immigrants to fill future job openings.
But job creation is stuck in second gear.
The facility is expected to generate 223,400 MWh annually, enough to power more than 20,000 homes.
Timing is crucial to reach multi-billion-dollar deals with gas companies in China and Japan, BC premier says.
Al Monaco says the agreement will shift momentum in favour of the company’s controversial Northern Gateway pipeline.
The Kitimat Air Shed Impact Assessment Project will examine pollution effects of existing and proposed industrial air emissions.
Tides Canada report concludes LNG plants will be 300% dirtier than electricity-driven operations.
BC’s LNG projects represents a once-in-a-generation economic opportunity that could create 100,000 jobs.
The new rig is expected to be delivered in late 2014.
Enbridge says billions of dollars at stake as BC digs in on five conditions.
Stringent emissions regulations coming in 2015-2016 means vessel owners will need to use lower sulphur distillate fuel.