Thursday, 27 March 2014 11:26

Federal government approves four long-term LNG licences

The federal government has given final approval to four LNG export licences.  The following facilities have been authorized to export a total of up to 73.38 million tonnes per annum (mtpa) of LNG.  

  • Woodfibre LNG in Squamish, BC (2016)
  • Pacific Northwest LNG on Lelu Island, near Prince Rupert (2018)
  • WCC LNG, undefined site on the BC's north coast (2021-2023)
  • Prince Rupert LNG on Ridley Island in Prince Rupert (2021)

Subsequently, the Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency has announced a 30-day public comment period for the Pacific NorthWest LNG project will begin April 2 and end May 1. 

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