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Project updates

Okanagan Capacity Upgrade

Latest Update

Wildfire delays some early engineering work

Due to the Christie Mountain wildfire in August, we experienced some work delays along our proposed route in the Penticton Creek area. Activities on the southern side of the creek resumed shortly after the wildfire was brought under control. However,...

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Eagle Mountain - Woodfibre Gas Pipeline project

Latest Update

Squamish virtual information sessions

We’re hosting two virtual information sessions in November as part of our community engagement on the Eagle Mountain – Woodfibre Gas Pipeline project. We’ll provide an update on the project at both sessions. We’ll also talk about our proposed new...

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Pattullo Gas Line Replacement

Latest Update

Project application filed

We submitted an application with our regulator, the BC Utilities Commission on August 31. We will be filing updates to this application in the fall as our planning and engagement work progresses. If you want to know more about the BCUC process or get...

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Inland Gas Upgrades

Latest Update

Upcoming field work in the North, Interior, and Kootenay regions

As part of our early work on the Inland Gas Upgrades project, we will be assessing and investigating potential work sites in and around several communities this fall. These communities include the Prince George, Salmon Arm, Spallumcheen, Enderby, and...

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Tilbury Phase 1 LNG Expansion Project

Latest Update

FortisBC applies for air quality permit amendment

FortisBC has applied to the Metro Vancouver Regional District to amend its existing air quality permit for the Tilbury LNG expansion facility. The amendment would allow the facility to operate as it was designed by removing impurities such as sulphur...

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Tilbury Phase 2 LNG expansion project

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Tilbury Phase 2 public comment period begins

The environmental assessment of the Tilbury Phase 2 LNG Expansion Project resumes June 1 with a 45-day public comment period led by the Impact Assessment Agency of Canada and BC Environmental Assessment Office. During this time, the public is invited...

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