The B.C. Liberal government's singular focus on liquid natural gas development in their speech from the throne was significant for its lack of detail on where the government is going with this file.
This legislative sitting will be an important one for shaping the future of LNG in B.C. Will one or more companies make final investment decisions? And if they do will there be any public benefits?
The fight against fracking, fracked gas pipelines and LNG terminals is heating up in B.C. Resistance is on the rise -- communities in B.C. are mobilizing to take a stand against a fractured future.
There are compelling reasons to stop TransCanada's proposed Energy East pipeline. We can now add higher heating bills and more U.S. imports of fracked gas to the list.
Roger Annis has just returned from an anti-war conference in Yalta, Crimea. He outlines the political changes in Kiev that led to the war now raging in Eastern Ukraine.
An assembly of writers and activists in British Columbia say that gas fracking, pipelines and gas liquefaction plants are a dead-end path for B.C. and Canada.
A $400-billion agreement between China and Russia last week changed the global geopolitical landscape, signalling a new closeness between two major powers that have been distanced for decades.
If there is a consistent message from the Council of Canadian Academies report, it is this: we do not know enough about fracking.
Watch Roger Annis' talk "Oil, tar sands, coal, natural gas: What's behind the expansion drive of Canada's and North America's fossil fuel industries?"
The natural gas industry is growing rapidly in B.C. Much of the gas contains dangerous levels of hydrogen sulfide. A new report finds serious problems with current safety provisions.