Nelson Bennett

Nelson Bennett is a reporter with Business in Vancouver. 


Critics slam Trudeau’s record on energy, even if TMX starts

Wednesday, September 11, 2019, 7:27 AM MDT

This article is part of a series by Business in Vancouver on the federal election campaign.In the coming weeks leading…

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TMX appeal may not slow down work on pipeline

Tuesday, September 10, 2019, 7:32 AM MDT

Trans Mountain Corp. is planning to continue construction work on its pipeline expansion project this fall, despite a court ruling…

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​Gas prices in BC appear 'choreographed': BCUC

Tuesday, September 3, 2019, 7:15 AM MDT

After B.C. gas prices spiked to record highs in April, the John Horgan government ordered an inquiry in what causes…

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​Trans Mountain gives contractors notice to proceed

Thursday, August 22, 2019, 7:28 AM MDT

Trans Mountain Corp. has given its prime contractors "notice to proceed," which may go some way to address fears the…

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Satellite methane measurements to begin next year in Northeast B.C.

Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 7:16 AM MDT

A Canadian company that uses satellites to detect methane leaks from space will begin measuring methane emissions in B.C.’s northeast…

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​Gouging, government policies blamed for B.C. gas price spikes

Thursday, August 15, 2019, 7:30 AM MDT

It seems to be a recurring pattern in B.C. Gas prices suddenly spike $0.10 per litre in the spring, but…

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​B.C. looms as a major barrier to interprovincial trade

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 7:13 AM MDT

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney’s call for his Canadian counterparts to lower interprovincial trade barriers and improve labour mobility will likely…

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​No, natural gas is not as bad a coal: IEA

Tuesday, July 23, 2019, 7:20 AM MDT

A new special report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) on natural gas is poking a hole in the argument…

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​Trans Mountain posts $36 million loss to date

Friday, July 19, 2019, 7:14 AM MDT

The Trans Mountain pipeline posted a $36 million net loss for the federal government in the first seven months that…

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​Study finds potential for hydrogen industry in B.C.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT

The B.C. government appears to be taking a serious look at developing a renewable hydrogen industry in B.C.A technical and…

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​Does Trans Mountain green light mean ‘go’ this time?

Thursday, June 27, 2019, 7:19 AM MDT

Barring any regulatory delays or court injunctions, construction on the Trans Mountain pipeline twinning project will begin later this summer…

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​CleanBC plan gets green thumbs-up from business group

Monday, June 24, 2019, 7:07 AM MDT

At a time when provincial leaders in Ontario and Alberta are scaling back the climate and clean energy plans of…

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