Category: Oil & Gas

B.C. to release LNG tax laws next month

October 3, 2014

VANCOUVER British Columbia will unveil tax rules for the province’s fledgling liquefied natural gas industry next month, during a pivotal point in the race to export LNG. The timing is crucial because B.C. LNG proponents are edging closer to making their final investment decisions on whether to forge ahead with their massive projects. Rivals such as Australia, Qatar, Nigeria and…

New Regulations a Gas for B.C.’s LNG Participants

August 28, 2014

  British Columbia’s oil and gas regulator, the BC Oil & Gas Commission (Commission), recently enacted theLiquefied Natural Gas Facility Regulation (Regulation) pursuant to section 111(2) of the Oil and Gas Activities Act. The Regulation is the latest in a series of regulatory developments aimed at formalizing and clarifying the provincial government’s Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Strategy that was released…