BC LNG HELPS


The world needs more Canada


We must balance affordability, reliability and sustainability.
That's why we must advance responsibly produced natural gas exports to the world.

• Canadian liquefied natural gas (LNG) will significantly reduce global greenhouse gases by displacing coal-fired power in Asia with some of the lowest-emission LNG produced worldwide.  [1][2][3]

• B.C. LNG projects will create hundreds of billions of dollars in economic opportunities and countless of jobs for Canadians and Indigenous Peoples while promoting economic reconciliation with First Nations communities.  [2][3][4][5][8]

• Japan and South Korea are just a few of Canada’s trading partners who want more of our responsibly produced energy [6][7] – shouldn’t we do everything we can to help? 

• Converting just 20 per cent of Asia's coal-fired power plants to natural gas would induce emissions savings equivalent to Canada's total annual greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions [9]

• Independent academic studies have shown Canadian LNG to Asia to replace coal-fired power and heat generation can accomplish a 34-62 per cent reduction in CO2 emissions per unit of electricity generated  [10] 

• As the world approaches 9 billion people by 2050, we will need all forms of energy - oil, natural gas, nuclear, wind, hydro, solar, hydrogen, geothermal, etc. - to maintain adequate supplies. We can support all forms of energy to balance sustainability, energy security and affordability.

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Eva Clayton says her First Nation is experiencing economic reconciliation through projects like Ksi Lisims LNG and Prince Rupert Gas Transmission (PRGT) line

Chief Crystal Smith on ownership in LNG projects benefits to Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities in Canada

Karen Ogen says Canada's allies in Asia prefer Canadian-made LNG because of our shared values

Premier David Eby says LNG development and the environment go together

Josie Osbourne - Indigenous LNG projects in British Columbia are low-emission, world-class facilitiesEllis Ross - most MLAs in British Columbia support LNG development to boost economy and Indigenous reconciliation

7 times countries have said they want Canadian-made LNG since 2022 v2


1 – Wood Mackenzie – The Role of Canadian LNG in Asia – Date Accessed: March 2023 (https://ml.globenewswire.com/Resource/Download/ee16cfdf-f24e-4ee6-9472-dacf0c018227)
2 – Nisga’a Nation – Ksi Lisims LNG – Date Accessed: March 2023 (https://www.ksilisimslng.com/)
3 – Haisla Nation – Introducing Cedar LNG – Date Accessed: March 2023 (https://www.cedarlng.com/)
4 – Government of British Columbia – Indigenous Peoples and LNG – Date Accessed: March 2023 (https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/industry/natural-gas-oil/lng/indigenous-peoples-and-lng)
5 – Coastal GasLink – Indigenous Relations – Date Accessed: March 2023 (https://www.coastalgaslink.com/sustainability/indigenous-relations/)
6 – Business in Vancouver – Korea, Japan want Canadian LNG – can Canada deliver? – Date Accessed: March 2023 (https://biv.com/article/2023/02/korea-japan-want-canadian-lng-can-canada-deliver)
7 – Reuters – Germany touts possible ‘major role’ for Canadian LNG in shift away from Russia – Date Accessed: March 2023 (https://www.reuters.com/business/energy/canadian-lng-could-play-major-role-germanys-shift-russian-gas-scholz-2022-08-23/)
8 – The Conference Board of Canada – A Rising Tide: The Economic Impact of B.C.’s Liquefied Natural Gas Industry – Date Accessed: March 2023 (https://www.conferenceboard.ca/product/a-rising-tide-the-economic-impact-of-b-c-s-liquified-natural-gas-industry/)
9 - Canadian Chamber of Commerce. (2023). Canada and Global Energy Security. Retrieved from https://chamber.ca/wp-content/uploads/2023/04/Canada_and_Global_Energy_Security_March_2023.pdf. Date Accessed: August 2023.
10 – Journal of Cleaner Production. (2020). Greenhouse-gas emissions of Canadian liquefied natural gas for use in China: Comparison and synthesis of three independent life cycle assessments. Retrieved from: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0959652620307484. Date Accessed: August 2023

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