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Canada’s Crude Oil Pacific Exports and Northern Gateway Likely Dead if Proposed Tanker Ban Becomes Law

Canada’s Crude Oil Pacific Exports and Northern Gateway Likely Dead if Proposed Tanker Ban Becomes Law

On Friday, the Canadian government introduced C-48, the Oil Tanker Moratorium Act (Source: oilandgas360.com)It’s no longer living as a temporary moratorium or simply a political threat. On Friday Canada’s federal government introduced legislation that will turn its informal ban on crude oil tanker traffic off the North Coast of British Columbia into law. This…

Resource Development in Northern British Columbia

Resource Development in Northern British Columbia

Here in Northern BC the next 6 months will be busy with numerous projects in the natural resource sector. In the short term there are a number of events that will help set the pace forward for the next 10-20 years of business development. Cambridge House First up is the…

Canada Zinc Metals Announces Results of Airborne Gravity Data Interpretation

Canada Zinc Metals Announces Results of Airborne Gravity Data Interpretation

Canada Zinc Metals Corp. (TSX Venture Exchange: CZX) is pleased to announce the preliminary results of the recently completed airborne gravity geophysical program (the “Program”) on the Company’s Akie zinc-lead-silver project located in northeastern British Columbia. The Company owns 100% of eleven, large, contiguous property blocks that comprise the Akie…

Thompson Creek Metals Company to Place Endako Molybdenum Mine on Temporary Suspension

Thompson Creek Metals Company to Place Endako Molybdenum Mine on Temporary Suspension

Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. (“Thompson Creek” or the “Company”) announced today that it and its joint venture partner, Sojitz Moly Resources, Inc. (“Sojitz”), have agreed to place the Endako molybdenum mine on temporary suspension effective December 31, 2014, due to continued weakness in the molybdenum market. Thompson Creek holds…

Court overturns B.C. government’s ruling that rejected mine

Court overturns B.C. government’s ruling that rejected mine

Prospects for a proposed open-pit gold and copper mine in northern B.C. improved this week after a B.C. Supreme Court justice turfed a previous decision by two senior provincial government ministers to reject the project. Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. asked the B.C. Supreme Court in April to overturn Environment Minister…