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

Think locally, act globally in addressing power generation

Fossil fuels produced in Canada would increase emissions here, but could lower them in China

Easing student housing crunch with wood

Modular wood-frame residence at Trinity Western University is the tallest in Canada.

B.C.’s largest mines rack up revenue rebound in 2017

Top mines generating 54% more revenue than they did five years ago

International miners set their sights on B.C. copper

Large overseas companies are competing for resource deposits as growth forecasts heat up

Two promising tight oil plays identified in B.C.

New three-year study identifies two plays outside the Montney formation that could be good oil producers

Sun Metals Corp. added to Oxygen Capital’s fold

Integrated mining development company rolls investment dice on its first major B.C. project

Eldorado asks Greece about $877m in compensation for permit delays

Vancouver-based miner's request for payment claims damages for out-of-pocket costs and loss of profits

CEO has the Midas touch with mining juniors

B2Gold CEO Clive Johnson has built junior exploration companies into multi-billion gold mining companies twice

B.C. land sale draws $835,492 in September

September sale caps off weak third quarter for bidding on drilling licences

Power projects, large and small, take shape

While Innergex marks the commissioning of a new run-of-river hydro project near Pemberton, BC Hydro CEO gives update on Site C dam