Resources & Agriculture

BIV's resources and agriculture coverage provides the latest news in the mining, oil and gas, agriculture and fisheries sectors in Vancouver and British Columbia

IEA declares ‘golden age’ for natural gas, LNG over

New IEA roadmap says no new LNG projects are needed in net-zero scenario

Canada’s oil sector recovery to lag behind price surge

Oil prices have taken flight, but industry is still ailing from a historically bad year

DFO releases new chinook season regulations

Some additional retention areas and times added this season

Waterfront property, utilities included

Decommissioned Burrard Thermal power plant is a premium piece of industrial property

Average asset value, net income crash for top miners

After returning close to 2016 levels in 2019, mining companies are hit hard by pandemic

Paper Excellence expands to U.S. through acquisition

Acquisition of Domtar will make Paper Excellence Canada's biggest pulp and paper producer

Ocean mining frenzy drives $2.9 billion merger

B.C.’s DeepGreen Metals among the companies planning to mine oceans for battery metals

High lumber prices net West Fraser big Q1 returns

Forestry giant announces $180 million in capital spending, mostly in U.S.

The dollars and sense of developing renewable natural gas

B.C. biogas startup EverGen sees growth potential in the burgeoning RNG sector

COVID-19 outbreak at Site C won’t halt work

Outbreak declared at troubled Site C dam construction project