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Monday, April 23, 2018
TOKYO, JAPAN — The Nikkei Asian Review is reporting that Japan-based JGC Corp and U.S. firm Fluor have won a contract to design and build the LNG Canada liquefied natural gas project for an estimated $14 billion. Nikkei has not...
FORT ST JOHN, B.C. - Horns blared and a convoy of trucks filled the highway this past Saturday to show support for the liquified natural gas export industry in British Columbia. Hosted by the group FSJ for LNG, a two-part...
VANCOUVER, B.C. - British Columbia Premier John Horgan sang his government's praises as he addressed the annual convention for members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees. On the New Democrat record, Horgan listed a number of changes that affected...
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — After a big start to the year, the last three months of petroleum and natural gas land rights sales have brought paltry amounts into provincial coffers. In Wednesday’s auction, a total of only 1,056 hectares...
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — Officials with local grassroots organization Fort St. John for LNG will be hosting a two-part rally in the Energetic City on Saturday to show the support for the development of a liquified natural gas...
VANCOUVER, B.C. — A new Insights West poll shows that support for the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in B.C. has increased dramatically in this province. In the online survey of a sample of British Columbians, 55 percent of...
EDMONTON, A.B. - Alberta's auditor general says a long-term fiscal projection would help the province as it deals with oil price swings and a diminishing non-renewable resource. In his farewell report, Merwan Saher says enormous oil revenues, such as have...
CALGARY, A.B. — A Supreme Court of Canada ruling on bringing beer from Quebec into New Brunswick has implications for the trade war between Alberta and B.C. over the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Experts say the court seems to be...
MONTREAL, Q.C. — The Conference Board of Canada says the growth of the country's airline industry will slow in 2018 as profits are forecast to decrease from last year's peak primarily because of higher fuel and labour prices. It says...
CALGARY, A.B. - The CEO of Kinder Morgan says events in recent days have reinforced his concerns about the viability of the Trans Mountain expansion project. Speaking on an earnings conference call, Steve Kean said the company suspended work on...
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Minister Michelle Mungall has introduced legislation that, if enacted, would oversee improved restoration of orphaned oil and gas wells in B.C. If approved by the legislature, Bill 15, the Energy,...
OTTAWA, O.N. — Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr says the Trans Mountain pipeline will only increase tanker traffic off the coast of British Columbia by one ship a day, downplaying the risks raised by environmental critics of the project. Speaking...
VICTORIA, B.C. — Environment Minister George Heyman says British Columbia will take its Trans Mountain pipeline reference case to court by April 30. Heyman says the government will file its legal action over the issue of jurisdiction in the pipeline...
CALGARY, A.B. — Three Colorado communities have filed a lawsuit demanding that Calgary-based Suncor Energy Inc. and U.S. giant Exxon Mobil Corp. “pay their fair share” of costs associated with climate change. In a U.S. court filing, the communities of...
VICTORIA, B.C. -  British Columbia's attorney general says Alberta's proposed fuel restriction law is a politically motivated "bluff'' that will result in an immediate lawsuit from his province and likely lawsuits from oil companies. David Eby said government legal experts looked...
CALGARY, A.B. - Economic damage will extend far beyond the fuel budgets of British Columbia residents if Alberta successfully enacts a bill allowing it to restrict oil and gas exports, observers say. The Bill 12 legislation and the trade war...
CALGARY, A.B. — A spokesman for refiners in Western Canada says any move by the Alberta government to shut off the flow of refined fuel to British Columbia might increase prices for consumers there but it would also negatively...
EDMONTON, A.B. — Premier Scott Moe says Saskatchewan will join Alberta in a fight with B.C. over the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion by introducing its own legislation on oil exports. Premier Scott Moe has announced on Twitter that his government...
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