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Environment and Climate Change Minister Jonathan Wilkinson responds to a question during Question Period in the House of Commons Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020 in Ottawa. The federal government is bringing in a new coal policy saying new or expanded thermal coal mines create unacceptable environmental impacts.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

‘Unacceptable environmental effects:’ New federal policy restricts thermal coal

Policy puts another roadblock in front of Coalspur Mines and its Alberta Vista mine expansion

 

For Tommy Adair, seeing Coastal GasLink’s commitment to preserving the environment become a reality is a source of pride for him.

Creating a legacy of environmental protection

Respect and care for the environment is core to Coastal GasLink’s construction program

  • Jun 7, 2021

 

Pipe for the Trans Mountain pipeline is unloaded in Edson, Alta., Tuesday, June 18, 2019. The question of does Canada still need another pipeline outside of Line 3 and Trans Mountain was one federal officials asked days after United States President Joe Biden cancelled the permit for the Keystone XL oil pipeline.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Does Canada need another pipeline, feds ask days after Biden cancels Keystone XL

Western Canada’s oil and gas sector see cancellation as a blow to a reeling industry

 

Edwin, like all workers on the Coastal GasLink project, receives a COVID-19 test upon arrival.

Meet the medical team testing every Coastal GasLink worker to help keep them safe

“Way back in nursing school, we were taught that there’d be a…

  • May 24, 2021
Edwin, like all workers on the Coastal GasLink project, receives a COVID-19 test upon arrival.
Nyle, a Field Supervisor with Premay, is one of the many people who helped achieve this pipe delivery milestone with zero safety incidents.

Coastal GasLink safely completes delivery of all pipe

For a project the scale of Coastal GasLink, delivering all 692 kilometres…

  • May 17, 2021
Nyle, a Field Supervisor with Premay, is one of the many people who helped achieve this pipe delivery milestone with zero safety incidents.
For Kiel Giddens, the Virtual Open House is part of Coastal GasLink’s commitment to stay connected with communities in a way that prioritizes their health and safety.

Explore Coastal GasLink with its Virtual Open House

Coastal GasLink, like everyone else, looks forward to the day we can…

  • Apr 19, 2021
For Kiel Giddens, the Virtual Open House is part of Coastal GasLink’s commitment to stay connected with communities in a way that prioritizes their health and safety.
Jeffrey is working on the Coastal GasLink project today after completing a six-day ‘training-to-employment’ program delivered by the project and one of its prime contractors.

Skills training program leads to exciting career start for northern workers

“I love the machines!” shared Jeffrey Thomas, a Pathways to Prosperity student…

  • Mar 22, 2021
Jeffrey is working on the Coastal GasLink project today after completing a six-day ‘training-to-employment’ program delivered by the project and one of its prime contractors.
Michelle is a Field Supervisor, Environment and Compliance, on the Coastal GasLink project. She and her team collect valuable information and conduct studies in the field to help protect the environment.

Five women making a difference on Coastal GasLink

From the office to the field, there is a place for everyone…

  • Mar 8, 2021
Michelle is a Field Supervisor, Environment and Compliance, on the Coastal GasLink project. She and her team collect valuable information and conduct studies in the field to help protect the environment.
Site C will go ahead, one year later and $5.3 billion more, the NDP announced Feb 26. (BC Hydro image)

B.C. to go ahead with Site C dam, with new $16B budget and delayed to 2025

Reviews recommend more oversight, beefed up foundation stability work

Site C will go ahead, one year later and $5.3 billion more, the NDP announced Feb 26. (BC Hydro image)
With the support of TC Energy’s Build Strong program, volunteers fill bags with meals for students to take home on the weekend.

Food program aims to end childhood hunger, one backpack at a time

Ending childhood hunger happens one child at a time. For the Starfish…

  • Feb 22, 2021
With the support of TC Energy’s Build Strong program, volunteers fill bags with meals for students to take home on the weekend.
From left to right: Michael Taylor, Rene Schoonderbeek, and Tyler Guitard review medical plans at the International SOS yard in Prince George.

Keeping our workforce safe and healthy

At Coastal GasLink, we continually strive to meet the highest standards to…

  • Feb 8, 2021
From left to right: Michael Taylor, Rene Schoonderbeek, and Tyler Guitard review medical plans at the International SOS yard in Prince George.
Coastal GasLink’s latest investment into the College of New Caledonia will help trades and technology students access the funds and equipment they need to launch a meaningful career.

Building a skilled legacy in Northern B.C.

Coastal GasLink is committed to creating an extraordinary legacy for local communities,…

  • Jan 25, 2021
Coastal GasLink’s latest investment into the College of New Caledonia will help trades and technology students access the funds and equipment they need to launch a meaningful career.
Tanner Moulton and other Coastal GasLink team members are working hard to help meet the needs of local families and organizations this holiday season.

Coastal GasLink workers give back to our local communities

In the midst of a challenging year, Coastal GasLink is proud to…

  • Dec 14, 2020
Tanner Moulton and other Coastal GasLink team members are working hard to help meet the needs of local families and organizations this holiday season.
For M.J. Zimmerman, construction manager at the Kitimat Meter Station, the legacy of safety and quality Coastal GasLink is leaving behind is one that he is really proud of.

Coastal GasLink meter station nears completion in Kitimat

The end of the Coastal GasLink pipeline is marked by the Kitimat…

  • Dec 7, 2020
For M.J. Zimmerman, construction manager at the Kitimat Meter Station, the legacy of safety and quality Coastal GasLink is leaving behind is one that he is really proud of.
Saulteau First Nation is one of the many Indigenous communities that have partnered with Coastal GasLink. Photograph by Coastal GasLink.

Community support is the bedrock of the Coastal GasLink project

From the City of Dawson Creek to the coastal District of Kitimat,…

  • Nov 16, 2020
Saulteau First Nation is one of the many Indigenous communities that have partnered with Coastal GasLink. Photograph by Coastal GasLink.
Mark Asquith is an environmental consultant helping to continuously monitor a Coastal GasLink water crossing site to make sure the water quality stays pristine.

How Coastal GasLink protects the environment when crossing waterways

At Coastal GasLink, we recognize that water is a highly valued resource…

  • Nov 2, 2020
Mark Asquith is an environmental consultant helping to continuously monitor a Coastal GasLink water crossing site to make sure the water quality stays pristine.
Community advisors promote safe and inclusive workforce lodges

Community advisors promote safe and inclusive workforce lodges

Program promotes deeper understanding of the rich cultures and traditions of Indigenous communities

  • Sep 14, 2020
Community advisors promote safe and inclusive workforce lodges
Two coastal B.C. First Nations investing $25 million in renewable energy projects

Two coastal B.C. First Nations investing $25 million in renewable energy projects

To get off diesel power, two off-grid communities developing hydro power

Two coastal B.C. First Nations investing $25 million in renewable energy projects
On-site medics support Coastal GasLink worker health and safety

On-site medics support Coastal GasLink worker health and safety

For Coastal GasLink, the health and safety of their workforce, their families,…

  • May 19, 2020
On-site medics support Coastal GasLink worker health and safety
Working together, every step of the way

Working together, every step of the way

Coastal GasLink’s monthly Construction Update shows more than 70 per cent of…

  • Apr 20, 2020
Working together, every step of the way