B.C. government moves forward on action to protect coast

The provincial government will be moving forward with consultation around four bitumen spill safeguards while referring to the courts the outstanding issue around B.C.’s right to protect B.C.’s coast, premier John Horgan announced today. “We believe it is our right to take appropriate measures to protect our environment, economy and our coast from the drastic […]

TransCanada Announces $2.4 billion expansion to increase market access for WCSB supply

TransCanada Corporation (TSX:TRP) (NYSE:TRP) (TransCanada) announced today that it will move forward with a $2.4 billion expansion of its NGTL System to connect incremental supply and expand basin export capacity by one billion cubic feet of natural gas per day (Bcf/d) at the interconnection with its Canadian Mainline. NGTL recently completed an open season for existing […]

Additional measures being developed to protect B.C.’s environment from spills

The provincial government is proposing a second phase of regulations to improve preparedness, response and recovery from potential spills. The first phase of the regulations, approved in October 2017, established a standard of preparedness, response and recovery necessary to protect B.C.’s environment. With some exceptions for B.C. oil and gas regulated entities, the Phase-1 regulations […]