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SFU experts on approved $40B LNG project in Northern B.C.

October 02, 2018

Today, the $40-billion liquefied natural gas project in northern B.C. was approved. The LNG Canada project will see a pipeline carrying natural gas from Dawson Creek in northeastern B.C. to a new processing plant on the coast in Kitimat. There, the gas would be liquefied for overseas export.

 The following SFU experts are available to provide commentary:

  • Kristen Zickfeld, geography, 778.782.9047 (office)/ 604.354.6214 (cell),  (Is available for media requests after 2:30 p.m. Please e-mail before calling)
  • Shahin Dashtgard, earth sciences, 778.782.5492,

Justin Wong, University Communications, 778.782.3035,