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Wednesday, March 28, 2012 1:45 PM
The Province today introduced Bill 32, the Energy and Water Efficiency Act, to help reduce consumers' energy bills and lower operating costs for B.C. businesses.
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 1:45 PM
The Province today introduced Bill 30, the Energy and Mines Statutes Amendment Act, 2012, to streamline and clarify regulations in four existing acts - the Oil and Gas Activities Act, the Utilities Commission Act, the Clean Energy Act and the Strata Property Act.
Saturday, March 10, 2012 9:00 AM
When Ron Handford, Yellowhead Mining Inc.'s executive vice-president of corporate development, was on the Premier's jobs and trade mission to Asia last fall, he spoke with executives connected with smelters, mining and trading companies in Japan, China and South Korea.
Thursday, January 26, 2012 9:00 AM
The 2011 recipients of the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC)'s annual awards include the Britannia Mine and renowned geoscientist Dave Lefebure, former chief geologist with the B.C. Geological Survey, who retired last fall.
Wednesday, January 25, 2012 12:00 PM
Quinsam Mine, a coal mine located on central Vancouver Island, has been awarded a Mines Act amendment permit to extend its mining operations.
Monday, January 23, 2012 9:00 AM
Minister of Energy and Mines Rich Coleman announced B.C. experienced its second consecutive year of rising mineral exploration expenditures in 2011, as the mineral exploration and mining industry continued a dramatic upward trend.
Monday, January 9, 2012 10:15 AM
British Columbia is the first province in Canada to enforce the public disclosure of ingredients used for hydraulic fracturing.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 2:45 PM
John Yap, Clean Technology Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Energy and Mines has announced amendments to the renewable and low carbon fuel requirements regulation.
Thursday, December 8, 2011 2:40 PM
Progress continues on the BC Jobs Plan with the announcement of a Mines Act permit for the Barkerville Gold Mine, outside of Wells.
Thursday, September 8, 2011 1:31 PM
Premier Christy Clark announced a plan which will increase the transparency around hydraulic fracturing practices used by the natural gas industry.