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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…

In Blow to Enbridge, Canada to Ban Oil Tankers Off Northern B.C. Coast

In Blow to Enbridge, Canada to Ban Oil Tankers Off Northern B.C. Coast

Canada Transportation Minister Marc Garneau made headlines this weekend when he announced that by the end of the year, a long-promised ban on oil tanker traffic will be put in place off the North Coast of British Columbia—weeks after the government was harshly criticized for its bungled response to a…

Ottawa green lights natural gas pipeline in B.C.

Ottawa green lights natural gas pipeline in B.C.

Ottawa is moving ahead with a liquefied natural gas pipeline that could provide Alberta’s oil and gas industry with some hope to turn around the plunging economy. The LNG project will result in 19M tonnes of liquefied natural gas exported to lucrative markets in Asia every year. Click here to…

NBCMining at Sprott Mining Show

NBCMining at Sprott Mining Show

Northern BC Mining is attending the 2016 Sprott Mining Show, held July 26-29th in Vancouver’s Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. The Sprott Show, held in Vancouver since 2004, is attractive to metals-investors from around the world. To quote from the show website, “If you are a serious investor, you shouldn’t miss our…

Northern Gateway pipeline: benefits vs. concerns

Northern Gateway pipeline: benefits vs. concerns

CBC.ca The Northern Gateway project is a proposal by Canadian oil and gas company Enbridge to build two pipelines stretching 1177-km between the Alberta oilsands and the West Coast. The Northern Gateway would have the capacity to transport 525000 barrels of … Click for more…

Aboriginal leaders stand firm against Northern Gateway pipeline

Aboriginal leaders stand firm against Northern Gateway pipeline

CBC.ca Stars lend power to fight The public hearings continue in Kitamaat Village Wednesday before moving on to Terrace, BC, Thursday afternoon. MAP Canada’s crude oil pipeline Charting TransCanada’s proposed Keystone XL pipeline Members from Douglas Channel … Click for more…

Japan’s Inpex Corp. pumps $700 million into Nexen’s BC shale gas play

Japan’s Inpex Corp. pumps $700 million into Nexen’s BC shale gas play

Vancouver Sun CALGARY — A partnership led by Inpex Corp., Japan’s biggest oil and gas company, is spending $700 million for a share of the BC shale gas prospects owned by Calgary-based Nexen Inc. The deal follows Mitsubishi’s bid of $850 million in August 2010 to … Click for more…

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