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BC Government: Clean-energy generation powers economy, environment

ATLIN – A First Nation-led clean-power generation project for British Columbia’s Northwest will provide a significant economic boost and good jobs for people in the area, as well as ongoing revenue from clean energy sold to the Yukon. “This clean-energy project has the potential to be a win-win: creating opportunities for people, revenue for the community and cleaner air […]

by ahnationtalk on October 17, 202228 Views

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BCUC Approves FortisBC Energy Inc. Common Rates for the Fort Nelson Service Area

VANCOUVER – On October 6, 2022, the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC) issued Order G-278-22 approving FortisBC Energy Inc.’s (FEI) application to implement common delivery rates and cost of gas rates for the Fort Nelson service area, and to set Fort Nelson’s midstream rates at 5 percent of FEI’s midstream rates, effective January 1, 2023. […]

by pmnationtalk on October 7, 202233 Views

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Pattern Energy to help advance renewable energy opportunities for First Nations

October 5, 2022 Renewable energy leader joins First Nations Major Projects Coalition’s Sustaining Partners Program NEWS RELEASE The entire logo must be legible. For applications LOGO APPLICATION OVER A PHOTO that require use of a smaller logo, please contact Communications. A white or black logo can be used over a photo, provided there is sufficient […]

by ahnationtalk on October 6, 202234 Views

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Catalyzing carbon removal and avoidance solutions in British Columbia

VANCOUVER, BC, Oct. 4, 2022 – The British Columbia (B.C.) Centre for Innovation and Clean Energy (CICE) is leading the development of a B.C. Carbon Management Blueprint, a first-of-its-kind in Canada, aimed at identifying opportunities to scale carbon management projects across the province. CICE has partnered with Deloitte to produce the Blueprint, and is working […]

by ahnationtalk on October 4, 202232 Views

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Cenovus to help advance sustainable energy opportunities for First Nations

COAST SALISH TERRITORY, Sept. 29, 2022 — The First Nations Major Projects Coalition (FNMPC) is pleased to announce Cenovus Energy Inc. (Cenovus) as a new member of its Sustaining Partners Program. The program furthers FNMPC’s ability to advance relationships between its members and the private sector on issues of mutual interest. Cenovus, along with existing […]

by ahnationtalk on September 29, 2022122 Views

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Why Indigenous-led projects could be key to combating Canada’s energy dilemma – Global News

September 21, 2022 Canada’s energy dilemma can be dealt with in-part through Indigenous-led clean energy projects, according to some First Nations leaders in B.C. who say they’re too often left out of the conversation. The path forward, they say, would involve their communities having an equity stake in major projects, while placing this country on […]

by ahnationtalk on September 21, 202235 Views

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U.S. Department of Energy Launches Consortium to Advance Cadmium Telluride Solar Cell Technology and Supply

New Initiative Spotlights the Need to Expand North American Tellurium Supplies Vancouver, BC, Canada, Sept 15, 2022 – First Tellurium Corp. (CSE: FTEL) (the “Company” or “First Tellurium”), reports that the US Department of Energy (DOE) has launched the Cadmium Telluride Accelerator Consortium, a $20 million initiative designed to make cadmium telluride (CdTe) solar cells […]

by ahnationtalk on September 16, 202246 Views

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BCUC Approves FortisBC Energy Inc.’s Third Quarter Gas Commodity Rates

VANCOUVER – Today, the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC) completed its review of FortisBC Energy Inc.’s (FEI) third quarter gas cost reports and approved a commodity rate change in the Fort Nelson service area, by Order G-257-22. Gas commodity rates are a flow-through of the market prices that the utility pays. The BCUC reviews FEI’s […]

by pmnationtalk on September 16, 202242 Views

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BC Government: Third round of innovative, clean building technologies funded

VICTORIA – New projects featuring made-in-B.C. solutions are setting the foundation to help British Columbians save on energy bills with more energy-efficient building options and technologies that also reduce carbon emissions. The CleanBC Building Innovation Fund (CBBIF) is providing $5 million to support seven state-of-the-art projects that demonstrate innovative low-carbon, energy-efficient building practices and technologies. […]

by ahnationtalk on September 5, 202240 Views

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First Nations clean-energy projects funded on Vancouver Island – Business Examiner

August 29, 2022 VANCOUVER ISLAND – Four First Nations communities on Vancouver Island will increase their clean-energy sector participation in local projects, thanks to from the Province. The Province is partnering with communities throughout BC to develop Indigenous-driven energy projects that align with CleanBC, the Province’s plan to build a cleaner future and a stronger, […]

by ahnationtalk on August 29, 202249 Views

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