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Northern Gateway approval overturned

Northern Gateway approval overturned

Federal approval of the Northern Gateway pipeline has been overturned.
Layoffs come with hidden costs, lawyer tells Dawson Creek business leaders

Layoffs come with hidden costs, lawyer tells Dawson Creek business leaders

Two years ago, business owners gathered at a Dawson Creek hotel for a panel called Living With The Boom to discuss labour shortages, climbing rents and other problems arising from a liquefied natural gas bonanza.
WorleyParsonsCord awarded $130M contract for Saturn gas plant work

WorleyParsonsCord awarded $130M contract for Saturn gas plant work

WorleyParsonsCord has been awarded a $130-million contract to provide module assembly and field construction services for the Cutbank Ridge Partnership’s 15-27 Saturn Phase 2 sweet gas plant project.
Blockline Road residents argue location of liquids processing plant

Blockline Road residents argue location of liquids processing plant

Residents say they’re not opposed to the natural gas industry, only to the location of the plant.
Regional jobless rate climbs slightly to 9.6 per cent

Regional jobless rate climbs slightly to 9.6 per cent

Unemployment in the Peace Region and Fort Nelson has climbed steadily since September, passing the provincial and national jobless rates in the fall of 2015.
B.C. energy exports tumble 16 per cent, but natural gas sees gains

B.C. energy exports tumble 16 per cent, but natural gas sees gains

B.C. is shipping more natural gas south of the border, but increased export volumes aren't making up for stubbornly low prices. That was one of the trends in a BC Stats report on exports released June 3. Overall, the value of B.C.
NEB seeks public input on Northern Gateway permit extension

NEB seeks public input on Northern Gateway permit extension

1,177 kilometre pipeline would carry diluted bitumen from Alberta's oilsands through northern B.C.
Another sharp rise in northeast EI claims

Another sharp rise in northeast EI claims

Claims jump 30 per cent, even before proposed opening up of EI program in oil producing regions
4,000 unemployed in northeast as B.C. tops jobs numbers

4,000 unemployed in northeast as B.C. tops jobs numbers

B.C. records lowest unemployment rate in Canada for first time in recorded history
Enbridge seeks three-year extension on NEB Northern Gateway approval

Enbridge seeks three-year extension on NEB Northern Gateway approval

Federal environmental certificate set to expire at the end of this year if construction has not begun