Natural Resources Development in Northern British Columbia

Here in Northern BC the next 6 months will be busy with numerous projects in the natural resource sector. In the short term there are a number of events that will help set the pace forward for the next 10-20 years of business development. Cambridge House First up is the Cambridge House Vancouver Investment Resource Show January 22-23 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. This show is slowly bouncing back with companies looking for investors for […]

B.C. and Petronas reach LNG agreement paving way for energy giant’s proposed $36-billion investment

By Yahdullah Hussain in the Financial Post British Columbia is sweetening its offering with iron-clad “cost certainty” assurances to the Petronas-led consortium in a final push to establish a liquefied natural gas project and set the stage for a “new era of economic activity” in the province, Premier Christy Clark said Wednesday. Canada is a world leader in democratic freedom, transparency, environmental protection and worker rights. So why is it not also a world leader—the […]

Northern Gateway project likely doomed, despite National Energy Board nod

By Michael Den Tandt So the breathlessly awaited verdict on the Northern Gateway pipeline project is in, at long last. Net effect? Far less than it may seem. Despite the National Energy Board joint review panel’s green-lighting the controversial project, with a whopping 209 conditions, Northern Gateway is running out of time and probably doomed. Within six months the federal cabinet will render its own verdict. By then the interminable lawsuits and protests will be […]

Oil-by-rail being examined for Prince Rupert

  ynd, By Shaun Thomas – The Northern View Published: September 25, 2013 8:00 AM Updated: September 25, 2013 8:14 AM A federal government briefing note obtained by Greenpeace and released to local and national media shows a high level of interest in shipping oil to Asia through port of Prince Rupert, with the oil arriving by rail. The note was prepared for  Natural Resources Canada deputy minister Michael Keenan by Lisanne Baznet of the […]

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