Funding available to participate in Prince Rupert LNG environmental assessment

It would be developed in two phases, with a capacity of up to 21 million tonnes a year when all three trains are operational. Spectra Energy has been selected to build the accompanying 850 kilometre pipeline from near Fort St. John. 

The project is currently undergoing a federal environmental assessment and has submitted its draft Environmental Assessment Report. Individuals and groups can apply for funding to enable them to participate in the process, including consultation on the Environmental Impact Statement and draft Environmental Assessment Report. 

To apply for funding or for more information on the project and the environmental assessment process, visit the Agency’s website at (registry reference number 80042) or contact the Participant Funding Program by writing to or by calling1-866-582-1884.

Applications must be received by September 27, 2013. 


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Erica is a reporter for Moose FM and in Fort St. John, B.C. She grew up in Victoria, B.C. and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.