National Energy Board Recommends Approval of $1.4 Billion North Montney Mainline Project Variance

TransCanada Corporation (TransCanada) announced today that the National Energy Board (NEB) has recommended the federal government approve a variance to the previously issued North Montney Mainline Project certificate, which would allow construction to start on the proposed $1.4 billion natural gas project in northeast British Columbia. The project is being advanced by TransCanada’s wholly-owned subsidiary, […]

Update on Trans Mountain expansion project permitting process

In total, 1,186 provincial permits are required for the Trans Mountain expansion project, with many involving First Nations consultation. To date: 748 permit applications have been submitted to permitting agencies. Of these, 212 have been approved and permits issued. The remaining 536 submitted permit applications are being reviewed. Another 438 permits have yet to be […]

Premier’s statement on federal government’s Trans Mountain pipeline investor compensation

Premier John Horgan has released the following statement on the federal government’s Trans Mountain pipeline investor compensation: “We are standing up for British Columbia’s environment, economy and our coast against the threat of a bitumen spill, and we are doing so entirely within our rights. “The federal finance minister is trying to use our government as […]