Nelson Bennett

Nelson Bennett is a reporter with Business in Vancouver. 


Without new pipeline capacity, more oil will move by rail, two new studies warn

Thursday, July 27, 2017, 2:15 PM MDT

While the volume of oil shipped by tanker globally has increased in recent decades, spill incidents have dramatically decreased.Should B.C.’s…

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​Environmental review resumes for Nexen’s Aurora LNG project

Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 2:01 PM MDT

From Kentucky and Staten Island to Madrid and Dublin, citizens of the world have weighed in on a liquefied natural…

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​How Canada blew its chance for a multibillion-dollar LNG industry

Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 1:50 PM MDT

The prospects for a West Coast LNG industry appear to be growing dimmer by the day, confirmed this week by…

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​Scientists focus on hydraulic fracking fallout in B.C.

Friday, July 21, 2017, 4:28 PM MDT

Provided a new BC Green Party-backed NDP minority government lasts long enough to tick off all the big priority items…

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Kinder Morgan IPO completed but misses share price target

Tuesday, May 30, 2017, 6:57 PM MDT

A new publicly traded company created to build the $7.4 billion Trans Mountain pipeline expansion debuted on the Toronto Stock…

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Companies developing local Canadian LNG market as major export projects stalled

Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 2:58 PM MDT

Later this year, when the natural gas supply for Trois-Rivières, Quebec, is temporarily shut off for pipeline maintenance, Cryopeak LNG…

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Canada's regulators don't seem to be on the same page about the future of natural gas

Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 2:28 PM MDT

Natural gas could be an important bridge fuel in the shift to a lower-carbon world—or it could be the new…

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This group wants Canada to get back in the game on fusion energy

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 7:33 AM MST

In 1944, Canadian scientists began working on nuclear energy as a power source, and in 1952 the Canadian government got…

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Anti-pipeline activists take case to shareholders

Tuesday, May 17, 2016, 5:09 PM MDT

By the end of this week, the National Energy Board is expected to make its final recommendations on the controversial…

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