LNG Canada was formally announced in May 2012. Project partners Shell Canada, Korea Gas, Mitsubishi Corp, PetroChina Co. Ltd. are proposing to build and operate a two billion cubic feet/day LNG export terminal.
In June 2012, TransCanada PipeLines announced it has been selected by the joint venture partners to develop an approximately 700 km pipeline to supply the facility.
LNG Canada will initially consist of two LNG processing units, referred to as “trains”, each with the capacity to produce six million tons per annum of LNG, bringing annual capacity to 12 million tons with an option for future expansion.
Status and Timeline
February 6, 2018 - A final investment decision from LNG Canada is expected later this year. LNG Canada is scheduled to hold an open house in Kitimate, the last weekend in February 2018