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Okanagan Capacity Upgrade

Latest Update

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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Eagle Mountain - Woodfibre Gas Pipeline project

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Recording of November 18th virtual information session

Last week we hosted two virtual information sessions as part of our community engagement on the Eagle Mountain – Woodfibre Gas Pipeline project. These sessions provided an update on the project including topics related to our Environmental Assessment...

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Pattullo Gas Line Replacement

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Second route option proposed for Pattullo Gas Line Replacement project

FortisBC is assessing a new route option in Burnaby to replace a gas line it has attached to the Pattullo Bridge, based on feedback received during engagement. The British Columbia Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure is preparing to repl...

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Transmission System Upgrades

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Engagement underway to support project planning

We’ve started to engage with stakeholders, Indigenous communities and those living and working near the project worksites to gather feedback that will help us prepare our application for the British Columbia Utilities Commission (BCUC). We’ll be subm...

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Inland Gas Upgrades

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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

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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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