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 […]

Increasing the market for LNG and renewable natural gas

The Government of British Columbia is taking action under the Climate Leadership Plan to support investments by natural gas utilities that will increase the use of LNG and renewable natural gas in the transportation, marine and other sectors and reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. “We’re working with utilities to stimulate the use of LNG as […]

Pipeline investment will stimulate jobs, economic growth

The Province welcomes today’s news that TransCanada Corporation (TransCanada) has filed a variance application with the National Energy Board to proceed with the construction of the North Montney Mainline (NMML) project. If the application is approved, TransCanada will be able to move forward with the construction of the pipeline – an estimated $1.4 billion investment […]