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

Susannah Pierce named president of Shell Canada

Shell Canada president Michael Crothers set to retire in 2021

Trudeau government unveils hydrogen strategy

Federal government hopes to make Canada a top hydrogen producer

Top B.C. miner winning with silver linings playbook

Vancouver-based Wheaton Precious Metals expands to London Stock Exchange

Province’s fish farming sector faces murky future

Federal plans for sector have forced B.C. company to hit the brakes on expansion plans

FortisBC and Fraser Health collaborate to reduce emissions and operating costs

With the goal of reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and a commitment to keeping costs in check, Fraser Health turned to FortisBC for help with a major project—upgrading the space and water...

Paper Excellence plans mill upgrade in Port Alberni

Paper mill will get $13 million upgrade to expand into food grade paper products

Post-pandemic recovery predicted to be greener

COVID-19 opened door to accelerate decarbonisation

Trans Mountain project profitable for now: PBO

TMX to increase GDP $6 billion annually by shaving $5 off discount on Alberta oil

Site C dam white elephant without Alberta: study

Site C dam will only warrant its capital costs if BC and Alberta cooperate on power trading, decarbonization

Trans Mountain pipeline is full and making money

Despite sharp drop in oil production, fuel use in 2020, controversial pipeline remains big business