2017 to be a pivotal year as Canada’s oil and gas industry strives for recovery and growth

Today we released our latest report, Labour Market Outlook 2017 to 2021 for Canada’s Oil and Gas Industry. The report provides labour market projections for the industry based on two scenarios, one if oil prices stabilize well above US$50 per barrel (/bbl) through 2017 and beyond, and one if oil prices retreat well below US$50/bbl. “The […]

Vote, new arrangement show more support for LNG

Deputy Premier and Minister of Natural Gas Development, Rich Coleman has issued the following statement about the Huu-ay-aht First Nations vote supporting Sarita LNG: “The Province of British Columbia welcomes today’s news that the Huu-ay-aht First Nations have approved the first co-management development arrangement for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility in our province. […]

Natural gas pipeline agreements with First Nations

The B.C. government has entered into 64 natural gas pipeline benefits agreements with 29 eligible First Nations (more than 90 per cent) located along four proposed natural gas pipeline routes. These agreements are helping to establish long-term working relationships that include sharing benefits associated with the natural gas pipelines and providing support for LNG development […]