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Nova Scotia Eyeing First CNG Shipments for Residential Use

Nova Scotia Eyeing First CNG Shipments for Residential Use

The compressed natural gas (CNG) “pipeline on wheels” is about to get rolling in the hard-to-serve hamlets of Nova Scotia, and a place called Antigonish is bidding to become the first community in the province to use CNG to serve its homes and small businesses.

September 16, 2014

Nova Scotia Not Ready for Fracking, Inquiry Finds

Fear of fracking prevailed Thursday in Atlantic Canada, where a provincial inquiry declared Nova Scotia is not prepared to allow the industry practice safely — and will not be ready any time soon.

September 2, 2014

BC Utility Questions LNG Export Impact on Domestic End-Users

The Canadian race to Asia with liquefied natural gas (LNG) has run into a hurdle at the starting gate: British Columbia consumers.

July 24, 2014

Canaport LNG A Can-Do Exporter, Consultancy Says

More than a year after an eager East Coast provincial government named Canada’s lone liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal as a prime candidate to switch to revenue-generating exports, the plant refuses to be rushed into making the change.

May 21, 2014

Canadian LNG Export Terminal Gets Environmental Approval

Pieridae Energy's plans for a facility at Goldboro, Nova Scotia (NS), that would export liquefied natural gas (LNG), including liquefied shale natural gas production from the eastern United States, have been approved by Randy Delorey, Nova Scotia minister of environment, the Halifax, NS-based company said Friday.

March 21, 2014

TransCanada Extends Nova Pipeline Settlement Through 2014

After nine months of negotiations with shippers, Calgary-based TransCanada Corp. on Monday announced an agreement to maintain the services and finances status quo on its Nova natural gas pipeline grid in Alberta and British Columbia (BC).

August 13, 2013

Nova Scotia Could Use A Straw in the Marcellus, Consultant Says

Maritimes Canada natural gas consumers should consider taking up to 600 MMcf/d of firm pipeline capacity from the Marcellus Shale to ensure security of supply and avoid the $30/MMBtu gas prices seen last winter, ICF Consulting Canada Inc. said in a new study prepared for the Nova Scotia Department of Energy.

August 5, 2013

Deep Panuke Still in Holding Pattern

The Deep Panuke natural gas production facility offshore Nova Scotia is “closer to natural gas production but not quite there yet,” an Encana Corp. spokeswoman said Tuesday.

July 3, 2013

Deep Panuke Ramp-Up By June’s End, Claims Builder

Encana Corp.’s Deep Panuke natural gas field offshore Nova Scotia, which has been in development in some form for more than 10 years, is scheduled to begin production before the end of June, according to the Dutch company that was hired to build and operate the production facility.

May 28, 2013
Canada Looking to BC Shale Drilling for LNG Exports

Canada Looking to BC Shale Drilling for LNG Exports

Canadian political leaders are refusing to let project delays and shaky markets lower high expectations for rapid development of liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports from shale drilling in northern British Columbia (BC).

January 29, 2013