The federal minister of environment and climate change has agreed to the substitution of the provincial environmental assessment process for the federal process for the Cedar LNG Export Development Ltd. project near Kitimat, British Columbia.
January 29, 2020, 7:49 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
Jordan Cove Energy Project, LP and Pacific Connector Gas Pipeline L.P. are withdrawing the removal/fill application filed with the Oregon Department of State Lands (DSL).
January 24, 2020, 10:14 AM MST
Things are looking slightly more promising for western Canadian natural gas producers in 2020 compared to the doldrums of the past few years as AECO fundamentals and egress options are improving, say some industry analysts.
January 15, 2020, 7:04 AM MST
Global energy demand continues to increase, and natural gas is the only hydrocarbon that can easily lead to further reductions in global carbon intensity. Current technologies, investments and consumption trends suggest that natural gas will be central to any global energy transformation. Moreover, abundant gas resources remain undiscovered and liquefied natural gas (LNG) will be a significant component of the global transition to a lower carbon future.
December 31, 2019, 8:21 AM MST
TC Energy Corporation announced an agreement to sell a 65 per cent equity interest in the Coastal GasLink pipeline project to KKR and Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo) on behalf of certain AIMCo clients.
December 30, 2019, 8:01 AM MST
There’s a sort of “second gold rush” in B.C. right now, according to Dave Nikolejsin, with LNG Canada’s FID encouraging many companies to see what gas resources they might have overlooked or what else might be found.
December 24, 2019, 7:15 AM MST
While the east and west coasts garner much attention in terms of developing LNG facilities to access international markets for Canada’s natural gas resources, Allan Fogwill highlights another opportunity — the North Coast.
December 17, 2019, 12 AM MST
The march towards building a significant liquefied natural gas sector in Canada continues to see challenges, but proponents maintain that the country’s core advantages — large untapped gas reserves, competitive supply costs, close proximity to markets, and the ability to produce some of the cleanest LNG — will help it become a major world supplier in the years ahead even as competition rises.
December 17, 2019, 6:58 AM MST
Investors and companies in the U.K. are concerned with uncertainty caused by Brexit, says Shawn Tupper, and they are looking at business redirection as Britain leaves the European Union — an opportunity for Canadian LNG.
December 13, 2019, 8:08 AM MST
Canada’s LNG exports definitely should count towards the country’s emissions targets, says Associate Natural Gas Minister Dale Nally, and it is very important Canada is recognized for the work it does in reducing downstream emissions as negotiators at COP25 work to adopt rules and guidelines for implementing Article 6 of the Paris Agreement.
December 12, 2019, 12 AM MST
Pieridae Energy Limited outlined a pre-final investment decision (FID) budget of $32 million for 2020, and a development expense budget of $16 million for Goldboro LNG.
December 12, 2019, 7:54 AM MST
Enbridge Inc. has more than doubled its investment in Westcoast’s T-North and T-South over the last several years and expects expansions to continue for years to come, a senior company official said Tuesday.
December 11, 2019, 7:56 AM MST
Chevron Corporation is examining the possibility of divesting its position in Kitimat LNG.
December 11, 2019, 8:47 AM MST
Keyera Corp. is bullish on western Canadian natural gas fundamentals going forward and plans on continuing to focus on growing its Canadian operations, the company’s inaugural investor day heard this morning.
December 11, 2019, 11:13 AM MST
The long and winding road that eventually led the $40 billion LNG Canada project to get shovels in the ground was fraught with challenges and lessons learned and could serve as a blueprint for other Canadian LNG projects going forward.
December 9, 2019, 6 AM MST
Canadian Natural Resources Limited is a meritocracy in which the organization selects and promotes people based on ability. Steve Laut, executive vice-chairman, emphasized that point during last week’s investor day event.
December 9, 2019, 10:01 AM MST
While Canada’s nascent LNG industry boasts many attractive qualities such as cheap and abundant feedstock, selling the sector’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) attributes is essential if it wants to attract increased foreign investment, attendees of the recent Canadian LNG conference held in London, U.K., heard.
December 5, 2019, 12 AM MST
The payback on renewables currently is not very enticing, says Ryan Pereira, with it taking 10 to 20 years for investors to make back their money on wind turbines and solar panels in many regions of the world — a timeframe approaching the lifecycle for many of these renewable energy assets.
December 5, 2019, 12 AM MST
The world is changing, says Ryan Pereira, with natural gas and LNG starting to replace crude oil as the main negotiating tool on the global stage, and nations are adjusting accordingly to this emerging energy market.
December 4, 2019, 6 AM MST
LNG from Canada has some important operational-cost and carbon-intensity advantages over LNG from many other parts of the natural gas-producing world, including the simple fact that Canada is cold.
December 4, 2019, 6 AM MST
Liquefied natural gas projects planned for eastern Canada represent a significant opportunity for Alberta’s gas producers to reach tidewater and access markets in western Europe.
December 2, 2019, 7:19 AM MST
Don’t be late. That’s the biggest challenge for Canada’s bourgeoning LNG export industry to meet the demands of Asian and European markets in the transition to a low-emissions economy, says Maria van der Hoeven.
November 27, 2019, 10:24 AM MST
Even though Canada is set to enter an increasingly competitive and crowded global LNG market in the mid-2020s, it may be able to look at a key competitor in the United States for some encouragement.
November 27, 2019, 6:55 AM MST
By leveraging its abundant renewable energy resources and incentivizing production of the world’s lowest greenhouse gas-emitting liquefied natural gas (LNG), Canada can develop its LNG industry while meeting its climate goals, concludes a report examining the unique “green” advantages the country possesses.
November 21, 2019, 11:22 AM MST