Only after a project got a conditional yes or no from the federal government would it enter a two-year environmental review.
Canadian energy guru Peter Tertzakian addressed the CFA Society Vancouver last week.
While wew mines continue to open in British Columbia, the perceptionis that the province is no longer a welcome place for mineral exploration.
AuRico Metals received an environmental certificate this week for its $684 million Kemess underground project, shuttered in 2011.
B2Gold escapes crackdown in Philippines, but Australian-Canadian OceanaGold has mine suspended.
Minerals and metals prices are rising, investor confidence in the majors is returning, and those majors are keen to restock depleting minable reserves.
Imperial Metals applied for a permit to release water from Mount Polley tailings pond in 2009 – and still doesn’t have one.
Court forced B.C. to issue its own environmental certificate on pipeline expansion.
That is how much the company will have to spend just getting the expansion project shovel-ready, according to Conference Board of Canada estimates.
But Asia rises as potential market for Trans Mountain crude say analysts.
Prices are shooting up, but can multibillion-dollar projects be saved?
Loss of small brokerages that specialize in high-risk juniors creates market opportunity.
Pipeline ruptures, bunker fuel spills pose a greater risk than a major oil tanker spill, they say.
CFSW LNG Constructors – a consortium of four major engineering and construction firms and the lead contractor for LNG Canada – has cancelled the bidding process for the project.
Trudeau approves Trans Mountain and Line 3 replacement project, rejects Northern Gateway.
Supporters and opponents of oil pipeline projects have been gearing up with preemptive moves this week in anticipation of announcements expected late Tuesday by the federal government.
Fossil-fuel-free future far off as world demand to increase, says the International Energy Agency.
Kinder Morgan expects a final decision on pipeline twinning process within four to six weeks.
Higher upfront costs but better ROI on massive gold-copper mine: Seabridge Gold.
Running at a loss, it cannot afford its share of a recent cash call to continue funding the Minera y Metalúrgica del Boleo mine in Mexico
Sunset start clause for the pipeline tied to Petronas LNG project extended from June 2016 to June 2017
Two years after the mine’s massive tailings pond collapse, the tarnished Golden Triangle environmental and economic fallout continues.
The Secwepemc Women's Warrior Society is opting for direct action, rather than legal action, in its attempt to shut the mine down.
It’s not yet clear whether it will be generally approved by securities regulators as a defensive mechanism for all other public companies facing hostile takeovers.
Since it was formed in 2007, B2Gold has built two new gold mines and bought two others.