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Province approves $235M Plateau pipeline project

Province approves $235M Plateau pipeline project

Key pipeline for Woodfibre LNG also approved
Home2 Suites by Hilton set to open doors in Fort St. John

Home2 Suites by Hilton set to open doors in Fort St. John

Ninety new hotel rooms are soon to open to travellers in Fort St. John. The Home2 Suites by Hilton is slated to open Aug. 24. All that’s needed is some remaining furniture to be delivered and put in the rooms.
August oil and gas land sale totals $950K

August oil and gas land sale totals $950K

This month's land sale marked an improvement over August 2015 numbers. But it's a far cry from August 2014, when the province netted more than $3 million
Birchcliff, Painted Pony boost capital spending, drilling program

Birchcliff, Painted Pony boost capital spending, drilling program

Birchcliff Energy and Painted Pony Petroleum have beefed up their capital spending forecasts for 2016, allowing for more than a dozen new wells to be drilled in the region.
Pair of pipelines gain environmental approval

Pair of pipelines gain environmental approval

Woodfibre LNG's Eagle Mountain pipeline and Pembina's Plateau Pipeline expansion both get green light from the province
Veresen Inc. to sell power generation assets, shift focus to midstream natural gas

Veresen Inc. to sell power generation assets, shift focus to midstream natural gas

Veresen Midstream, a subsidiary of Veresen Inc., has announced plans for $2.5 billion worth on investments in the Peace Region
Northeast unemployment at 8.8 per cent in July

Northeast unemployment at 8.8 per cent in July

Northeast B.C. recorded an unemployment rate of 8.8 per cent last month—once again the highest in the province but lower than in previous months. In July 2015, the region's unemployment rate sat at 6.4 per cent, with around 2,700 people unemployed.
Expansion and merger of pawn and vaccum stores seven years in the making

Expansion and merger of pawn and vaccum stores seven years in the making

It’s been a seven-year wait, but ground has finally broken on an expansion and merger of Pawn-a-mania and Energetic Vacuums.
Painted Pony in swap of Montney acreage

Painted Pony in swap of Montney acreage

Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd.
Painted Pony reports first sales of natural gas from Townsend facility

Painted Pony reports first sales of natural gas from Townsend facility

Painted Pony Petroleum Ltd. reported that the Townsend facility began producing natural gas sales volumes on July 7 with commercial operations beginning on July 10, more than 30 days ahead of Painted Pony's schedule.