Nelson Bennett

Nelson Bennett is a reporter with Business in Vancouver. 


​NEB oil tanker recommendations could impact all B.C. shipping

Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 7:08 AM MST

The Chamber of Shipping of BC is raising concerns over new measures recommended by both the National Energy Board and…

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​Government to write $1 billion off BC Hydro’s books

Friday, February 15, 2019, 7:05 AM MST

The BC government is writing off $1.1 billion in BC Hydro deferred debt, suspending a standing offer program for new,…

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​LNG Canada’s Susannah Pierce: Influential Women in Business

Thursday, February 14, 2019, 7:23 AM MST

One day in 2013, Susannah Pierce was in her hometown of Calgary, surveying the flood damage to the house she…

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Asia, U.S. Gulf Coast demand fuels growth for Canadian clean-tech manufacturer AdvanTec

Thursday, February 14, 2019, 7:05 AM MST

Canadian politicians like to talk up the opportunities that the low-carbon economy will provide for Canadian innovators.For AdvanTec Global Innovations,…

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BC Oil and Gas Commission welcomes Redwater decision

Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 7:06 AM MST

A Supreme Court of Canada ruling this week that puts environment remediation ahead of creditors when an oil and gas…

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​First Nations interested in taking stake in Coastal GasLink

Thursday, January 31, 2019, 7:31 AM MST

News that TransCanada plans to divest up to 75% of the natural gas pipeline that is part of the massive…

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Energy transition transforming global mining industry with surge in demand for metals

Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 7:23 AM MST

By 2030, the amount of installed wind power globally will more than double, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).…

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​Stand.earth wants cruise ships to switch to diesel, not LNG

Monday, January 28, 2019, 5:39 PM MST

Roughly 26 million people who go on cruises every year may be breathing in unhealthy amounts of pollution, according to…

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NEB mulls request to broaden TMX review to consider upstream, downstream GHGs

Thursday, January 24, 2019, 7:28 AM MST

When the National Energy Board (NEB) was ordered by the Trudeau government to reconsider its approval of the $7.4 billion…

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Why B.C. raw materials miners are missing the low-carbon economy bonanza

Thursday, January 24, 2019, 7:20 AM MST

A global energy transition that’s already underway would be good for B.C.’s mining industry.The province, after all, is geologically blessed…

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​LNG Canada announces nearly $1 billion in work contracts

Wednesday, January 23, 2019, 7:30 AM MST

Canadian businesses have been awarded $937 million worth of contracts associated with the LNG Canada project to date, according to…

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​Cancel Site C, build gas plants, wind power: C.D. Howe

Monday, January 21, 2019, 7:23 AM MST

Cancelling multi-billion dollar hydroelectric dam projects like Site C in B.C. and Muskrat Falls in Labrador and providing power with…

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