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Green renovations to improve Musqueam Elders Centre’s energy efficiency

From: Infrastructure Canada Musqueam Indian Reserve #2, British Columbia, January 18, 2023— Today, the Honourable Joyce Murray, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, and Warren Sparrow, Chief of Musqueam Indian Band, announced $134,895 in federal funding to increase energy conservation and affordability through a clean building retrofit of the Elders Centre on […]

by ahnationtalk on January 19, 202310 Views

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A dozen First Nations in B.C. funded to pursue clean energy projects – National Observer

January 18th 2023 A dozen First Nations in B.C. are taking strides to reduce their dependence on dirty diesel fuel and secure a clean energy future for their communities for generations to come. The First Nations have received a total of $7.1 million to develop alternative-energy projects and improve energy efficiency through a wide range […]

by ahnationtalk on January 18, 20237 Views

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Remote First Nations communities advance clean-energy projects

Jan. 16, 2023 VICTORIA – Twelve First Nations communities throughout British Columbia will receive $7.1 million to develop alternative-energy projects and advance energy efficiency through the Province’s Community Energy Diesel Reduction (CEDR) program, a CleanBC initiative. “Our CleanBC goal is to reduce diesel consumption for power generation in remote communities by 80% by 2030,” said […]

by ahnationtalk on January 16, 202313 Views

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Western Energy Services Corp. Announces 2023 Capital Budget

January 12, 2023 CALGARY, ALBERTA – Western Energy Services Corp. (“Western” or the “Company”) (TSX: WRG) is pleased to announce its 2023 capital expenditure budget of approximately $30 million, including approximately $7 million of committed expenditures from 2022 that will carry forward into 2023, which is expected to be comprised of approximately $21 million of […]

by ahnationtalk on January 13, 202314 Views

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Vermilion Energy Inc. Announces 2023 Budget and Guidance, 25% Dividend Increase and Resumption of Share Buybacks

CALGARY, AB, Jan. 6, 2023 – Vermilion Energy Inc. (“Vermilion”, “We”, “Our”, “Us” or the “Company”) (TSX: VET) (NYSE: VET) is pleased to announce its 2023 budget and guidance, a 25% dividend increase, and the resumption of our share buyback program. Highlights 2023 capital budget of $570 million reflects consistent investment levels in North America […]

by ahnationtalk on January 6, 20239 Views

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Energy Peers in Indigenous Communities Network gets a $3MIL boost from Ottawa – Electrical Business Magazine

January 3, 2023 – Ottawa is providing nearly $3 million from the Smart Renewables and Electrification Pathways program for Fraser Basin Council’s Energy Peers in Indigenous Communities (EPIC) Network—a capacity-building program designed to encourage Indigenous leadership in the renewable energy and electrification sectors across British Columbia. The EPIC Network will support a group of energy […]

by ahnationtalk on January 3, 202311 Views

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New federal investments announced for British Columbia Indigenous Clean Energy Initiative

From: Indigenous Services Canada December 12, 2022 As part of Canada’s commitments to reconciliation and the Strengthened Climate Plan, the federal government is working alongside First Nations, provincial and industry partners to support the British Columbia Indigenous Clean Energy Initiative (BCICEI). Today, new investments of $10 million were announced for the BCICEI by Patty Hajdu, Federal Minister […]

by ahnationtalk on December 13, 202214 Views

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BCUC to Host Workshop Regarding the Development of Hydrogen Energy Services in BC

November 21, 2022 VANCOUVER – Today, the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC) established an open and transparent inquiry into the BCUC regulation of hydrogen energy services (Hydrogen Inquiry) in British Columbia (BC) by Order G-330-22. The BCUC will be hosting a workshop to seek input from hydrogen industry participants, regarding the development of the hydrogen […]

by ahnationtalk on November 22, 202213 Views

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Canadian natgas firms warn clock ticking on Montney shale deal with First Nations – Reuters

Nov 1 (Reuters) – British Columbia is nearing a deal with First Nations to restart stalled development in Canada’s prolific Montney shale play, gas industry companies said in recent days, adding they have urged the provincial government to move quickly or risk missing the winter drilling season. New well licenses in the B.C. Montney have […]

by ahnationtalk on November 2, 202230 Views

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B.C. making changes to advance hydrogen industry

Oct. 27, 2022 VICTORIA – The Government of B.C. is bringing forward changes that will further advance the production and use of hydrogen, generating economic opportunities, reducing emissions and supporting the transition to clean energy. “People in British Columbia want to fight climate change and better protect our environment, while supporting clean energy jobs and […]

by ahnationtalk on October 27, 202267 Views

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