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Energy board OK’s its first 40-year natural-gas export licence for LNG Canada

By The Canadian Press
January 8, 2016 - 1:19am Updated: January 8, 2016 - 4:28pm

VANCOUVER — Plans for a liquefied-natural-gas export facility on British Columbia’s northwest coast inched forward after backers received the first-ever 40-year export licence issued by the National Energy Board.

Site C dam protesters dig in and prepare for arrests at historic site in B.C.

By The Canadian Press
January 7, 2016 - 10:23am Updated: January 7, 2016 - 12:35pm

VANCOUVER — First Nations protesting the construction of the $9-billion Site C dam in northeastern British Columbia are preparing for their own arrests while they implore Prime Minister Justin Trudeau intervene to stop the hydroelectric project.

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Shell-led joint venture obtains key permit for LNG facility in Kitimat, B.C.

By The Canadian Press
January 5, 2016 - 1:00pm

VANCOUVER — A Shell-led joint venture company says it has obtained a key permit to build a liquefied natural gas export facility in northern British Columbia.

LNG Canada says it is the first in the province to receive the permit from the B.C. Oil and Gas Commission.

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