Funding available to participate in regulatory process for North Montney Mainline

It would extend TransCanada’s existing Groundbirch pipeline, located about 35 km southwest of FortSt. John, to about 187 km northwest of the city. It will also link up with a separate $5 billion TransCanada pipeline being built to connect northeast B.C. gas with the Progress Energy liquefied natural gas export terminal planned for Prince Rupert, Pacific Northwest LNG.

The National Energy Board has $250,000 available for people who are directly affected or have relevant information or expertise to review and comment on the project’s application. For more information on how to apply, click here

The NEB says applications should be submitted as soon as possible.


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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.