Nelson Bennett

Nelson Bennett is a reporter with Business in Vancouver. 


​Global EVs to hit 130 million by 2030: IEA

Tuesday, May 28, 2019, 7:13 AM MDT

A recent spike in electric vehicle sales in B.C. is part of a global trend that saw 5.1 million EVs…

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​LNG projects unlikely under Bill C-69: consultant

Monday, May 27, 2019, 7:32 AM MDT

Last year, when a final investment decision on the $40 billion LNG Canada project was made, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau…

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​Canada’s small-scale LNG export business is getting bigger

Friday, May 24, 2019, 7:17 AM MDT

It will be another four or five years before the $40 billion LNG Canada project begins shipping liquefied natural gas…

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Chinese demand for gas, LNG 'almost infinite'

Thursday, May 23, 2019, 7:28 AM MDT

China's impressive investments in renewable energy and electric vehicles have led some anti-fossil fuel activists, as well as some economists,…

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​BC LNG touted as cleanest in the world

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 7:37 AM MDT

Delegates attending the annual Canada Gas and LNG Exhibition Conference in Vancouver on Tuesday were greeted by about two dozen…

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EVs selling at astonishing rate in BC as gas prices rise

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 7:24 AM MDT

High gas prices and new federal rebate driving more British Columbians to put in orders for electric vehicles. British Columbians…

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B.C. fuel-cell drone business gaining altitude

Friday, May 17, 2019, 7:13 AM MDT

By 2023, the number of commercial drones is expected to triple to about 800,000, according to the Federal Aviation Administration…

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​B.C premier wants more gasoline from Alberta, but still doesn't want dilbit

Friday, May 3, 2019, 7:01 AM MDT

B.C. Premier John Horgan is offering Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Alberta Premier Jason Kenney a solution to B.C.’s high…

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​Jason Kenney loads gun, doesn’t fire

Thursday, May 2, 2019, 7:22 AM MDT

Alberta's new premier, Jason Kenney, made good on campaign promise to immediately proclaim Alberta's "turn-off-the-taps" act. It’s officially called the…

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Alberta: open for business and ready for war

Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 7:21 AM MDT

In his acceptance speech last week following his United Conservative Party’s (UCP) sweep of seats in Alberta, Jason Kenney declared…

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Trudeau announces one-month delay on Trans Mountain decision

Monday, April 22, 2019, 7:25 AM MDT

The federal government is delaying a final decision on the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline by one month –…

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Alberta ​UCP win bodes ill for B.C.

Thursday, April 18, 2019, 7:11 AM MDT

Alberta has swung back to its natural conservative position, leaving British Columbia isolated as the only left-of-centre province from Alberta…

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