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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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FortisBC launches project to double LNG loading capacity at Tilbury

FortisBC announced today that it is proceeding with a new project at its Tilbury Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility in Delta, British Columbia. The Tilbury Truck Loading Expansion project will involve the construction of two new loading bays to dou...

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Pattullo Gas Line Replacement

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Regulatory update filed

We submitted an update to our regulator the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC) this week. This assessment is ongoing and we expect to have a final decision from the BCUC in the first half of 2021. You can view our project application an...

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Okanagan Capacity Upgrade

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Major step forward for the Okanagan Capacity Upgrade project

Today marks a major step forward as we file our project application for a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity with our regulator, the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC). The Okanagan Capacity Upgrade project will meet growing na...

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Inland Gas Upgrades

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Where we are working in 2021

Work on the Inland Gas Upgrades project will take place in seven communities in 2021. In the Kootenay region we will be working at various locations along our gas lines in the Cranbrook, Kimberley, Elkford, Sparwood and Skookumchuck areas. In the Nor...

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Eagle Mountain - Woodfibre Gas Pipeline project

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Upcoming field work at BC Rail property in Squamish

As our planning continues for the tunnel segment of the project, we will be performing a groundwater monitoring program to support this work. This program will take place on private land at the BC Rail property in Squamish and will be carried out...

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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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