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July 25, 2017  

Petronas backed LNG megaproject in BC scrapped

The decision to cancel the development boiled down to simple economics, the Malaysian energy giant says.

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June 8, 2017  

Shell to proceed with BC energy plans despite political uncertainty

Will maintain production in the Montney region, move toward final investment decision on Kitimat LNG decision.

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March 27, 2017  

First Nation gives nod to proposed Vancouver Island LNG export facility

First in BC to approve the co-management of the development of a LNG facility.

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February 16, 2017  

BC signs LNG benefits deals with First Nations on proposed Petronas project

Agreements are tied to the project proceeding, include the transfer of about 3,000 hectares of land and almost $145 million.

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November 7, 2016  

Woodfibre to proceed with BC’s first LNG project

$1.6-billion development expected to create 650 jobs during construction, 100 operational jobs.

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October 28, 2016  

Feds defend Pacific NorthWest LNG project

Two First Nations and an environmental group have filed separate applications for judicial review on Oct. 27.

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October 13, 2016  

LNG still an opportunity for extraction industry despite lower prices

Long term expansion is expected, but developing opportunities will require investment.

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October 3, 2016  

Petronas not considering sale of proposed BC LNG terminal

The federal government has given the $36 billion Pacific NorthWest LNG project conditional approval.

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September 19, 2016  

Alberta gas producer, BC LNG export project developer join forces

Partners will explore pipeline development and open new overseas markets for natural gas.

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August 29, 2016  

Government seeking out foreign workers for LNG projects

Briefing note from labour ministry suggests Canadians will be first in line for LNG jobs.

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August 24, 2016  

Study casts doubts about enviro benefits of LNG export industry

LNG would reduce carbon emissions in parts of Asia, but would likely increase them in other potential markets.

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July 13, 2016  

Dark clouds growing over BC LNG industry after LNG Canada delay

LNG Canada put the brakes on its Kitimat project because of weak global prices.

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July 12, 2016  

LNG Canada delays decision on Kitimat project

Partners blames drop in natural gas prices for the delay, which it says has made the project too expensive for now.

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July 6, 2016  

Natural gas exports to continue decline as US increases production

Despite drop in exports, study notes Canada could still be a net exporter of natural gas 20 years from now.

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May 24, 2016  

Veresen selling New York State hydroelectric plant for US$61M

Deal expected to close in Q3.

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May 11, 2016  

AltaGas partner Idemitsu shelves work on Triton LNG project

JV partners had expected Triton to export about 2.3 million tonnes of LNG a year to Asia.

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May 6, 2016  

TransCanada gets final permits for Coastal GasLink pipeline to Kitimat

Pipeline would link natural gas fields in northeastern BC to LNG export terminal on BC coast.

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April 5, 2016  

BC NDP urge federal body to withhold LNG approval

Opposition says Pacific NorthWest project doesn’t meet First Nations, environmental approval conditions.

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March 22, 2016  

BC LNG decision faces 90 day delay for environmental review

Federal government wants developers to take more time to clarify pollution-reduction and construction plans.

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January 27, 2016  

BC LNG minister says ‘we’re not afraid’ of federal environmental tests

Federal changes will likely include tests to determine impacts on GHG emissions.

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January 11, 2016  

West Coast LNG projects could proceed in 2016 despite low prices

Environmental approvals, permits and First Nations support is falling into place for up to 20 LNG projects in BC.

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January 8, 2016  

NEB OK’s 40 year natural gas export licence for LNG Canada

LNG Canada will be allowed to export up to 1,494-billion cubic metres of liquefied natural gas from Kitimat, BC terminal.

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January 6, 2016  

Shell-led JV gets key permit for Kitimat, BC LNG facility

Facility would initially consist of two processing units, each with the capacity to produce 6.5 million tonnes of LNG annually.

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November 16, 2015  

Tsawwassen First Nation launches plans for LNG export plant

Proposed facility would produce up to five million tonnes of LNG annually.

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November 6, 2015  

Company pleads guilty in death of 7,500 birds, ordered to pay $750K

Canaport LNG LP was originally charged with three violations in October 2014.

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August 31, 2015  

BC LNG industry will increase fracking caused earthquakes

Expert suggests drilling activity in BC will increase five-fold by 2020 – up to 2,100 wells per year.

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August 17, 2015  

NEB OKs Goldboro project to export LNG from NS terminal

The 20-year licences will allow the company to import gas from the US and ship it to Europe.

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July 29, 2015  

Squamish Nation postpones vote on Woodfibre LNG facility

Unprecedented environmental review continues with project backers including Woodfibre LNG, FortisBC and the province.

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July 20, 2015  

Cape Breton LNG project gets US export approval

Approval would authorize Bear Head LNG Corp.to bring up to 440 billion cubic feet per year of US natural gas to Canada.

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July 16, 2015  

Canada needs LNG export options to avoid decline in production: CAPP

Traditional markets are being supplied by new, abundant sources of shale gas.

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July 14, 2015  

BC finance minister tables legal blueprint for $36B LNG plant deal

Province’s law provides Pacific NorthWest LNG with 25-year assurances specific to LNG-related income.

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July 10, 2015  

Sysgaz reveals plans for Quebec renewable LNG plant distribution network

$85 million project includes six liquefaction plants with a production capacity of approximately 75 tons per day.