Posted on July 29, 2015
The 100,000 jobs the provincial government has promised due to LNG projects across B.C. is an overblown figure, according to a new report by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.
Posted on July 21, 2015
Canada's B.C. legislature’s summer debate over the Pacific NorthWest LNG project development agreement is but one factor in B.C.’s complex liquefied natural gas equation.
Posted on July 2, 2015
The B.C. government did not fail in its duty to proactively disclose concerns that had been raised over the Mount Polley tailings pond, the province's Information and Privacy Commissioner said Thursday.
Posted on June 24, 2015
"Newly listed tech firms are being greeted in a much different manner than just five years ago when the sector was mostly going neglected amid sky-high commodity prices."
Posted on June 16, 2015
It could give Canadians a better idea of how much First Nations are receiving through benefits agreements signed with large oil and gas companies.
Posted on May 12, 2015
The Federal Court has rejected an application by Taseko Mines Ltd. (TSX:TKO) to sue the federal government for rejecting its gold-copper mine in the Cariboo-Chilcotin, but will allow judicial reviews to proceed.
Posted on May 7, 2015
A Delta railway equipment manufacturer has its eyes on expanded market opportunities resulting from new requirements for rail cars that carry crude oil and other dangerous goods in Canada and the United States.
Posted on May 6, 2015
In a historic upset, Alberta's reigning Progressive Conservatives are out, the NDP is in, and the Wildrose Party will form the Official Opposition.
Posted on May 3, 2015
In Latin America, resource development and its economic benefits continue to butt heads with indigenous culture and tradition.
Posted on April 28, 2015
Many wastewater-treatment businesses struggling to make sales, attract investment
Posted on April 27, 2015
Vancouver ranked 33rd among the world’s most desirable financial centres.
Posted on April 21, 2015
Canada’s largest diversified miner says slashing the dividend by two-thirds will allow it to keep generating positive cash flow.
Posted on April 20, 2015
Marilyn Baptiste, a Tsilhqot’in First Nation councillor who was on the front lines in the fight against the Prosperity and New Prosperity mine is in San Francisco has received an international environmental award worth $175,000.
Posted on April 16, 2015
Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB) has recommended approval of the $1.7 billion North Montney Mainline Project, effectively moving Petronas one step closer to making a positive final investment decision (FID) on the Pacific NorthWest LNG (PNW LNG) project.
Posted on April 9, 2015
US$70 billion takeover of BG Group Plc by Royal Dutch Shell Plc could bode well for Shell’s liquefied natural gas project in Kitimat, but not so well for BG’s own LNG proposal for Prince Rupert, say industry analysts.
Posted on April 6, 2015
Three employees of Teck Resources Limited have received non-life-threatening injuries after a flash fire.
Posted on April 4, 2015
Imperial Metals (TSX:III) recorded a $37.3 million net loss in 2014, thanks largely to the cost of dealing with last year’s tailings pond failure at its Mount Polley mine.
Posted on April 1, 2015
Two oil towns that have defined Alberta’s resource – and real estate – boom now show how fast the bloom can fade.
Posted on March 25, 2015
At the end of January, the company announced it was placing the mine in care and maintenance, citing a commodity price crash, and earlier this month was forced to seek creditor protection.
Posted on March 24, 2015
Vancouver’s Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (OTCBB:PTQMF) continues to stockpile financial troubles – the latest being a $1 million lawsuit from a local law firm over unpaid legal bills.
Posted on March 16, 2015
The plug should be pulled on these marginal junior miners, say investors.
Posted on March 4, 2015
A Vancouver junior coal mining company that wants to build an underground coal mine in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island has withdrawn at the last minute from an environmental screening, just as the Environmental Assessment Office was set to make a ruling.
Posted on February 24, 2015
Industry fears too many juniors chasing too few dollars will equal too few new mines.
Posted on February 23, 2015
The company has filed for creditor protection and faces possible bankruptcy.
Posted on February 23, 2015
The figure represents 9% of the company's Canadian workforce, and it is due to "soft market conditions."
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