A new regime: Bill 12 grants province authority over B.C. LNG port development

By Jillian Mitchell   Recent legislation passed to regulate liquefied natural gas (LNG) development on federal port lands will offer immediate benefit for two of the province’s largest LNG projects—the proposed Pacific Northwest LNG project and the Prince Rupert LNG project. Bill 12: the ins & outs Bill 12, the Federal Port Development Act (FPDA), […]

AltaGas to invest over $1 billion in natural gas processing and export infrastructure in B.C.

Canada’s gas reserves are abundant and world class. The Montney formation is one of the largest in the world with expected recoverable gas volumes of 449 Tcf under foreseeable economic and technological conditions. A major shale gas and shale oil resource, the play remains competitive largely due to its low-supply cost relative to most other […]

The role of natural gas in reducing global GHG emissions