Skills-training project targets LNG jobs

New skills-training programs for members of the Gitanyow First Nation community will increase opportunities for sustainable employment in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector and provide long-term benefits for individuals and their families. The suite of new skills-training courses being offered is designed to help participants meet entry-level requirements for employment in the natural gas […]

Province welcomes news Woodfibre LNG moving forward

Premier Christy Clark welcomed the news that the Woodfibre LNG project has received board authorization to proceed with the $1.6-billion project that will create 650 jobs during construction and 100 operational jobs over the 25-year lifespan of the project. This project will be the cleanest LNG project in the world and one of the largest […]

Streamlining processes and improving regulatory oversight

The BC Oil and Gas Commission’s Business Transition Strategy The BC Oil and Gas Commission (or commission, as it is known) is a single-window regulatory agency with responsibilities for overseeing oil and gas operations in British Columbia. The commission launched its Business Transition Strategy (BTS) in 2013. Driven by expected activity level changes and a […]