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Petronas prepares final report to regulator, as debate about liquefied natural gas project intensifies

By Selina Chignall      

NDP MP Nathan Cullen says the project is poorly located.

An artist rendering of the proposed liquefied natural gas development in northwestern B.C. developed by Pacific Northwest LNG.
Photo courtesy of Pacific Northwest LNG

Malaysia’s state-owned energy giant Petronas is putting the final touches on its submission to Ottawa addressing concerns about the environmental impact of a proposed $11.4-billion terminal to export liquefied natural gas from northwestern British Columbia. “We plan to finalize and submit the final information response late next week,” Michael Culbert, president and chief executive officer of Progress Energy and country chair for Petronas Canada told The Hill Times in an interview on June 9. With the final submission ready soon

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