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TransCanada pipeline contractors 'evicted' again in BC's north

"Your equipment will be confiscated if you try to return," said a masked protester to contractors doing prep work for pipelines to proposed LNG terminals.
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Environmental and labour organizations call on Island Timberlands to stop logging old-growth forest

"Time is short and options for McLaughlin Ridge will run out soon if the corporation continues to cut out the heart of its ancient forest.”

Province's air pollution study green lights LNG build-up, but ignores climate change

“It’s very manipulative to exclude [greenhouse gases]… Climate change is affecting human health too" - Northern resident

NPA announces incumbents seeking re-election in November civic race

Mayoral candidate Kirk LaPointe welcomes the depth of municipal experience of those running for office again.

Scorching summer temperatures not necessarily linked to climate change: expert

The heat in BC has led to 11 wildfires, but it's not abnormal weather, says an expert.

Inside the turbulent Guatemalan movement against Canadian mining

Two loud pops crack open the sky. Tires squeal, heads turn, people duck for cover.

Announcing candidacy, NPA mayoral hopeful Kirk LaPointe promises more transparency at City Hall

NPA candidate promises more transparency and says his party isn't the party of "angry old white men" that Mayor Gregor Robertson called it.

CNRL's 'uncontrollable' bitumen spill in Alberta may have been caused by business as usual

The 12,000 barrel bitumen leak could have been caused by the company's own steaming practices.

Gitxaala Nation to challenge Enbridge Northern Gateway approval in court

“We played by Canada’s rules,” said Gitxaala Acting Chief Clarence Innis. “But all of our concerns were ignored by both the JRP and Cabinet."

B.C. losing global LNG race to other countries, warn energy experts

Is B.C.'s LNG industry facing oblivion? Energy economists say province acting too slowly in global race to supply Asia with fossil fuels.

Ex-BC Lottery CEO in conflict of interest by taking private gaming-related job, Vancouver Not Vegas charges

“It’s a gross violation of ethics and integrity by a senior executive at the top level in a Crown corporation.”