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

Canfor records loss for second quarter

Canfor Corp. reported Friday a $49.7-million operating loss for its second quarter. The outcome was a $20.2-million improvement over its first quarter result and once duties, restructuring costs and...

Tahltan take 5% stake in $2.5 billion energy assets

Tahltan First Nation to invest $124 million in three run-of-river projects

Coastal GasLink will not be reviewed by NEB

National Energy Board rejects argument that Coastal GasLink should have been a federally reviewable project

Teck’s $20 billion oil sands project gets regulatory green light

Recommendation from joint panel must still be approved by environment minister

$5.6 billion petrochemical plant planned for BCR Industrial site in Prince George

A Calgary-based company intends to build a $5.6-billion petrochemical plant in the BCR Industrial Site. Unveiling the plan Wednesday to about 50 people who attended a gathering at the Courtyard by...

First Nations pipeline group leader courts B.C. elders

Head of Project Reconciliation in Vancouver drumming up support for $6.9 billion investment

Harry McWatters, Godfather of B.C. wine, dies at 74

Founder of Sumac Ridge was also founding chair of the B.C. Wine Institute

No, natural gas is not as bad as coal – IEA

IEA report notes two ‘clean’ LNG plants in B.C. as example low emission production

Richmond council set to give right-of-way to jet fuel pipeline

A slim majority of council supported giving VAFFC access to build a new pipeline at Monday's committee meeting

Trans Mountain posts $36 million loss to date

Financing costs total $87 million in first seven months of government ownership