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Transmission System Upgrades

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Project application filed

Today marks a major step forward as we file our project application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity with the BC Utilities Commission (BCUC). The Transmission System Upgrades project will update our natural gas system at a number...

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Inland Gas Upgrades

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Construction resuming for year two of project

Construction on this project will start in June for its second year and continue throughout the summer into fall. In 2021 we will be working in seven communities across the province – Cranbrook, Kimberley, Skookumchuck, Elkford and Sparwood in the Ko...

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Eagle Mountain - Woodfibre Gas Pipeline project

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Environmental surveys in Squamish and Coquitlam

As project planning continues, FortisBC will be conducting environmental surveys in various locations in the District of Squamish and north Coquitlam area. These routine surveys to support project permitting include: Surveys in the District of ...

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Tilbury Phase 2 LNG Expansion project

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Project application filed for Tilbury Storage Expansion

Today marks a major step forward as we file our project application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity with the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC). The Tilbury Storage Expansion project would strengthen the resiliency of ...

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Tilbury Phase 1 LNG Expansion project

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Air quality permit amendment approved

Metro Vancouver Regional District has approved FortisBC’s application to amend its existing air quality permit for the Tilbury LNG expansion facility. The amendment will allow the facility to continue operations as designed to produce LNG with some o...

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Pattullo Gas Line Replacement

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Project receives BCUC approval

The British Columbia Utilities Commission today approved the Pattullo Gas Line Replacement project application and issued a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity for it. This project will ensure we can continue to supply natural gas safe...

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Okanagan Capacity Upgrade

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Upcoming survey work along the proposed route

Starting April 26, our crews will be working along the proposed gas line route to gather survey information that supports engineering design, construction and environmental work. This work does not require excavation or ground disturbance, and will a...

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