Trans Mountain Corporation said this morning the estimated cost for its expansion project has spiked to $12.6 billion from a 2017 projection of $7.4 billion and an in-service date has been set for December 2022.
February 7, 2020, 11:52 AM MST
RCMP moved in this morning and began making arrests and clearing the way for Coastal GasLink workers.
February 6, 2020, 11:07 AM MST
A Federal Court of Appeal ruling dismissing a challenge to the Trans Mountain expansion approval provides some clear guidance on First Nations consultation when read with the 2018 court ruling on the project, says a University of Calgary law professor.
February 5, 2020, 4:08 AM MST
February 5, 2020, 11:33 AM MST
The Federal Court of Appeal has dismissed a challenge against the Liberal government's second approval of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project.
February 4, 2020, 7:29 AM MST
The ruling by the Federal Court of Appeal shows that the federal government’s renewed consultations with Indigenous communities addressed the issues identified by the Federal Court of Appeal in its August 2018 decision says Natural Resources Minister Seamus O'Regan.
February 4, 2020, 11:57 AM MST
There is mounting concern in Canada about conflict over energy and environmental issues. It is easy to get caught up in the whirlwind of conflict and see division everywhere — some days it seems like warring politicians, angry protests and social media fights are the only game in town.
February 4, 2020, 4:56 AM MST
As Parliament resumes in Ottawa this week, differences between the parties over energy and environmental issues are sure to hit the headlines and erupt on social media. Judging by these debates, Canadians’ views on things like carbon taxes, pipelines and oil and gas development are increasingly divergent.
February 4, 2020, 4:57 AM MST
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) says it anticipates it will hear written oral arguments in May 2020 on a detailed route hearing for the 47-kilometre Coquihalla segment of the Trans Mountain expansion, thus avoiding a one-year delay in the in-service date.
February 4, 2020, 12 AM MST
The Canada Energy Regulator (CER) this week is hearing oral Indigenous knowledge on an application from NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) for the 81-kilometre North Corridor expansion project in northwestern Alberta.
February 4, 2020, 12 AM MST
February 3, 2020, 8:51 AM MST
The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (IAAC) is seeking comments on Gazoduq Inc.’s proposal for a natural gas pipeline that would transport western Canadian natural gas approximately 780 kilometres from northeastern Ontario to an LNG facility at Saguenay, Que. for export.
February 3, 2020, 10:37 AM MST
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January 31, 2020, 7:34 AM MST
Cenovus Energy Inc. is committing $10 million per year for five years to build much-needed new homes in six First Nations and Métis communities closest to its oilsands operations in northern Alberta, with the potential to extend the project to 10 years.
January 30, 2020, 10:38 AM MST
Qualified First Nations seeking equity positions in major resource projects are one step closer to receiving support from the Alberta Indigenous Opportunities Corporation (AIOC), which now has in place a board of directors that enables the corporation to start allocating up to $1 billion in investment support, such as loan guarantees.
January 28, 2020, 12 AM MST
The B.C. government has awarded a permit to the Fort Nelson First Nation to advance a geothermal energy project with the potential to produce clean, renewable electricity for people in the Fort Nelson area.
January 28, 2020, 10:43 AM MST
GasNorth Energy Ltd. has been granted permission from the BC Oil and Gas Commission (OGC) to proceed with installation of a natural gas liquefaction facility near Fort Nelson.
January 28, 2020, 3:33 PM MST
January 22, 2020, 7:36 AM MST
The Alberta government has released an updated guide outlining the application process for industry when there is a legal duty to consult when a development project may adversely affect treaty or Aboriginal rights, or cultural or harvesting practices.
January 22, 2020, 11:22 AM MST
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January 13, 2020, 7:18 AM MST
Coastal GasLink on Sunday worked co-operatively with the Unist’ot’en (Dark House) and completed maintenance work on its construction worksite in northeast British Columbia to prevent damage when it remains unoccupied, a company spokesperson said today.
January 13, 2020, 10:47 AM MST