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A fracking operation in B.C. owned by Petronas is blamed for the largest earthqu

4.6-magnitude quake linked to B.C. fracking operation owned by Petronas

Fracking has caused nearly 200 seismic events in an area stretching from the B.C.-Alberta boundary near Dawson Creek to the B.C. Rocky Mountain foothills, according to a report.
Lelu Island photo by Robin Rowland/Canadian Press

Corporate tax-protection act passes, paving way for B.C.’s first LNG project

Petronas has yet to make its final investment decision on the proposed US$36 billion project near Prince Rupert.

CAPP calls for more LNG shipping routes to Asia

Industry association says options are needed for exporting a liquefied form of natural gas by ship, to avoid a decline in production over the coming years.
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Summer LNG session a desperate move, say critics

'They threw this Hail Mary pass, it was caught, it landed and now they’re trying to deliver.' — Green Party MLA Andrew Weaver.
Christy Clark, Pope Francis

If the Pope gets climate change, why can't we?

Raffi urges Premier Clark to heed the Pope’s message on climate change.

Opinion: Clark selling out future generations to placate Malaysian oil and gas giant

Christy Clark’s about to drive another nail into the coffin of B.C.’s economic and environmental future. It’s such an unusual move for the B.C. legislature that so far it isn’t even listed on the...
Petronas Premier Clark LNG deal - Mychaylo Prystupa -- Vancouver Observer

Malaysia-led group gives conditional approval for B.C. LNG project

Despite an overwhelming rejection of a $1-billion offer to local Lax Kw’alaams band members to advance the project, a Malaysia-led consortium has announced conditional approval for a...
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Premier Clark's LNG announcement marred by northern skirmish

"No pipelines will cross our territory. We will protect our territories," yelled a Gitxsan leader at a northern LNG meeting, on the same day Premier Clark inked project agreement with Petronas.
LNG tanker Pacific NorthWest LNG Prince Rupert - Vancouver Observer

B.C. First Nation says No to $1.15-billion deal, says it's 'not a money issue'

PORT SIMPSON, B.C. — Members of a First Nation in northwestern British Columbia have rejected a $1.15-billion deal that would have paved the way for a liquefied natural gas terminal to be built in...
Gitxsan protesting LNG development in New Hazelton

Gitxsan chiefs blockade highway to protest government's LNG project approvals

Gitxsan hereditary chiefs blocked Highway 16 at New Hazelton, in northern B.C. on Saturday, to protest recent LNG project approvals by the BC Environmental Assessment Office. The chiefs say the...