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junior coal mining company that wants to build an underground coal mine in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island has withdrawn at the last minute from an environmental screening, just as the Environmental Assessment Office was set to make a ruling.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."
Posted on February 19, 2015
Companies investing in capital assets for the liquefied natural gas industry can expect tax breaks to kick in immediately.
Posted on February 17, 2015
CEO of world's largest gold mining company talks about the challenges and opportunities posed by peak gold.
Posted on February 15, 2015
Teck Resources Limited (TSX:TCK.B) saw its 2014 profit fall by more than half compared with 2013 as copper and steelmaking coal prices remained low throughout the year.
Posted on February 4, 2015
"The investigation primarily focuses on offences in respect to the Environmental Management Act and the federal Fisheries Act, but it's not limited to those acts."
Posted on February 2, 2015
Hardest hit of all B.C. commodities has been metallurgical coal, which is suffering from a double whammy.
Posted on February 1, 2015
British Columbia was accepting comments until Thursday (January 29) on a proposal for the Murray River coal river mine that HD Mining wants to build near Tumbler Ridge.
Posted on January 27, 2015
Divestment intended to put political pressure on the Canadian government to adopt a national carbon pricing system, says campaigner.
Posted on January 26, 2015
Canadian dollar expected to fall to 75 cents U.S. before slowly climbing back to 85 cents by the end of 2016
Posted on January 20, 2015
Wilderness Committee is in court this week defending itself against a defamation suit over the New Prosperity Mine.
Posted on January 13, 2015
Fewer than one in five oil and gas companies would be able to sustain their businesses over the long term if the price stays under US$50 per barrel, said CanOils
Posted on January 5, 2015
Pipeline opponents have vacated Burnaby Mountain but are now camping out at the entrance to Kinder Morgan's Westridge Marine Terminal.
Posted on December 16, 2014
Construction on the dam, now estimated to cost $8.5 billion.
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