Topic: quebec lng energy project
Quebec nixes LNG plant that would have carried Western Canadian natural gas to markets overseas
The Quebec government has refused to approve construction of a natural gas facility in the Saguenay, north of Quebec City, following years of opposition from citizens, Indigenous communities and environmental experts.
Greenhouse gases still the 'elephant in the room', as Quebec analyzes natural gas project
Quebec's environmental review board is analyzing a $9-billion natural gas project in Saguenay, but many participants are critical that greenhouse gas emissions from the fracking used to extract the gas will not be included in the study.
With environmental review still pending, Quebec minister touts benefits of natural gas project
The government isn't set to receive instructions regarding a natural gas liquefaction plant continue in Saguenay before January 2021, but the minister responsible for economic development in Quebec's regions is already on board.