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

Mining giant eyes transition to copper from coal

Teck sees a brighter future in copper than in steelmaking coal

Canfor invests in new biofuel plant in BC

Canfor, Shell partners with Australian company to make biocrude from wood waste

Winter is coming: brace for energy price hikes

The global economy began firing on all cylinders, then literally ran out of gas

Court refuses injunction extension against logging protests

BC Supreme Court judge rejects Teal Jones' application for injunction extension

CGL work ramps up, along with activist blockades

Already facing delays, escalating costs, Coastal GasLink faces another blockade

B.C.’s biggest mines suffer three-year revenue erosion

Average revenue for top producing mines has fallen 26.2% since 2018 peak

B.C. investors behind major mine restart in Yukon

Still plenty of potential in Faro lead-zinc mine, says serial entrepreneur Don McInnes

B.C. fishermen say Ottawa has cast them adrift

Industry claims feds have failed to provide “just transition” for commercial sector

Bam Bam Resources faces BCSC hearing

Company failed to disclose how much it kept from private equity raises for consulting fees

Resource-development sectors get little love from Liberals, NDP

Federal party platforms target fossil fuel and open-net fish farm sectors