BC Lib­er­als hail LNG de­ci­sion as a great day for Bri­tish Columbians and Cana­di­ans

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“We look for­ward to see­ing the NDP’S LNG leg­is­la­tion this fall, as it needs to guar­an­tee Bri­tish Columbians

gov­ern­ment’s leg­is­lated emis­sions re­duc­tion tar­gets.

“Our pri­or­ity is pro­tect­ing B.C.’S unique en­vi­ron­ment for fu­ture gen­er­a­tions,” Premier Hor­gan said. “With the ex­tra­or­di­nary steps LNG Canada is tak­ing to build a state-of-the-art LNG get a fair re­turn for our re­sources,” added Wilkin­son. “We’re go­ing to en­sure that Bri­tish Columbians

great news for the B.C. econ­omy, for Canada, and for First Na­tions in B.C. Re­spon­si­ble LNG de­vel­op­ment means real ben­e­fits to Indige­nous peo­ples and com­mu­ni­ties, long-term ca­reers and re­li­able rev­enue to help First Na­tions close the eco­nomic gap be­tween from all over the prov­ince will be first in line when LNG jobs are cre­ated.”

Re­sources. “We look for­ward to ex­pand­ing the prin­ci­ples of our LNG Frame­work as we con­tinue to work with other in­dus­tries in cre­at­ing more op­por­tu­ni­ties for Bri­tish Columbians, while mak­ing re­source op­er­a­tions cleaner and more ef­fi­cient.”

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