LNG - Fracking

14/10/17
Author: 
Elisabeth O'Leary

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scotland will block fracking indefinitely after a public consultation found overwhelming opposition to the practice, the British region’s energy minister said on Tuesday in a victory for environmentalists.

14/10/17
Author: 
Shannon Daub

We recently shared the results of investigative research conducted through the Corporate Mapping Project.

14/10/17
Author: 
The Real News
Tar sands

Greenpeace's Keith Stewart discusses the huge step by BNP Paribas to move away from tar sands and divest from 'the dirtiest project on the planet'

30/09/17
Author: 
Wilderness Committee


What an exciting few months it's been in the fight against liquefied natural gas (LNG). Two massive projects at the mouth of the Skeena River have been scrapped thanks to shoddy economics and fierce opposition.

16/09/17
Author: 
The Canadian Press
In the latest setback to B.C.'s liquefied natural gas export industry prospects, the partners developing the Aurora LNG project say they are ending a feasibility study after four years. KOJI SASAHARA / AP

CALGARY — The partners developing the $28-billion Aurora LNG project pulled the plug on the project Thursday after four years of examination, dealing another setback for B.C.’s liquefied natural gas export industry.

Nexen Energy, a Calgary-based subsidiary of Chinese oil giant CNOOC Ltd., said it has decided with Japanese partner INPEX Gas British Columbia Ltd. to stop work on a feasibility study on the proposal.

03/08/17
Author: 
Marc Lee
Flora Bank, off of Lelu Island, where the $12-billion Pacific Northwest LNG project was proposed to be built.

British Columbians should not be lamenting Petronas’ decision to pull its Pacific Northwest Liquified Natural Gas proposal. Instead, they should be celebrating the demise of a project built on bad economics, climate change denial and wishful thinking.

A few pundits have told the Petronas story as a tragedy. Some are blaming the new NDP government, others their B.C. Liberal predecessors for not moving faster to land a deal.

01/08/17
Author: 
Andrew Nikiforuk

Government, cheerleaders were blind to market forces that doomed the pipe dream. Will NDP make the same mistake?

29/07/17
Author: 
Gordon Hoekstra

This week, just seven days after B.C. Premier John Horgan and his NDP cabinet were sworn in, global energy heavyweight Petroliam Nasional Bhd killed its mega-project Pacific NorthWest LNG, citing poor market conditions.

26/07/17
Author: 
GEOFFREY MORGAN

July 25, 2017, CALGARY – Pacific NorthWest LNG, a $36-billion export project once touted as the largest potential investment in British Columbia’s history, will not be built amid an “extremely challenging environment,” according to its key investor.

25/07/17
Author: 
First Nations Leaders

From: Coast Protectors <info@coastprotectors.ca>
Date: Tue, Jul 25, 2017 at 3:47 PM
Subject: LNG fantasy pipe dream bursts, Kinder Morgan is next!


 

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