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

Coastal GasLink should be provincially regulated, feds argue

The National Energy Board (NEB) should find that the provincially approved pipeline that will transport natural gas from northeast British Columbia to the LNG Canada export project in Kitimat is...

Ottawa kicks in for Peace electrification project

Ottawa contributing $83.6 million to $289 million transmission project to electrify natural gas industry

Another delay for Trans Mountain pipeline

Trudeau government delays decision on expansion by one month

How B.C. could deflate its gas bubble

One remedy for high gasoline prices is price fixing, but there are other options

New $1.8b B.C. mine receives federal approval

The Central B.C.-based open-pit gold and silver mine will produce 60,000 tonnes of gold and silver ore per day

Sport fishermen shocked at restrictions on chinook

Chinook retention reduced from 30 to 10 for summer season, sport fishing sector says impact will be severe

Gas pains on road to green gains in B.C.

Special report | B.C., California pay the highest gas prices on continent in part because they have chosen to be climate change leaders

Government extends public consultation on caribou plan

Horgan appoints former Liberal MLA Blair Lekstrom as liaison in contentious caribou protection plan

Shareholders approve Newmont Goldcorp merger

Shareholders for Newmont, Goldcorp approve merger to form largest gold miner

WTO ruling could mean perpetually higher softwood duties

Ruling was a case of “glass half full,” economist says