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Is B.C. rushing headlong into a disastrous, tax-subsidized natural gas glut?

The Vancouver Sun | Stephen Hume | August 2 2013

The yellow brick road to prosperity for the newly elected Liberal government is the lucrative sale of liquefied natural gas from British Columbia's booming northeast petroleum play to hungry Asian

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Fracking in BC: A public health concern

BC Medical Journal | Michael A. Benusic | June 2013

Hydraulic fracturing, popularly referred to as fracking, is a method of extracting natural gas from previously untappable reservoirs. The practice has become an issue of international attention and

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LNG industry must address environmental concerns, say B.C. First Nations

The Vancouver Sun | Gordon Hamilton | April 9 2013

Coastal First Nations affected by Shell Canada’s proposed liquefied natural gas terminal at Kitimat say air quality and the number of vessels that will pass through their fishing grounds are

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Kitimat could face sky-high pollution from B.C. energy boom

Business in Vancouver | Nelson Bennett | March 19 2013

Can Kitimat's constrained airshed handle all the emissions from the aluminium smelter upgrade, two or three liquefied natural gas plants burning massive amounts of natural gas, hundreds of LNG

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B.C. Oil and Gas Commission lacks ‘transparency’ on fracking violations

The Vancouver Sun | Gordon Hoekstra | February 18 2013

Hundreds of deficiencies were discovered during the course of 4,223 inspections conducted in the oil and gas sector last year, according to statistics provided to The Vancouver Sun by the B.C. Oil

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B.C. Liberals declare natural gas a clean energy source

The Globe and Mail | Ian Bailey and Wendy Stueck | June 21 2012

The B.C. Liberal government is deeming natural gas a “clean” source of energy to clear the way for the development of a liquefied natural gas extraction project in northern British Columbia,

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Shale gas boom making us sick, say B.C. residents

CBC | September 28 2011

Residents living amidst the shale gas boom in northeastern B.C. say the industry is making them sick — and their call for government action is being backed by medical health officers.

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