Tsawwassen First Nations pitches LNG terminal – Business in Vancouver

Tsawwassen First Nations pitches LNG terminal – Business in Vancouver

by pmnationtalk on November 16, 2015294 Views

The Tsawwassen First Nation has announced a proposal to build a liquefied natural gas export terminal at Roberts Bank in partnership with FortisBC.

The Tsawwassen First Nation has announced a proposal to build a liquefied natural gas export terminal at Roberts Bank in partnership with FortisBC.

At 3-5 million tonnes of LNG per year, the proposed facility would be about one-quarter the size of the $11 billion Pacific Northwest LNG plant Petronas plans to build in Prince Rupert, but about twice the size of the smaller $1.7 billion 2-tonne per annum Woodfibre LNG plant proposed for Squamish.

It would require five to six LNG carriers per month.

The plant would be located on a 32-hectare site that is part of Tsawwassen treaty settlement lands that are already zoned for industrial use.

Read More: https://www.biv.com/article/2015/11/tsawwassen-first-nations-pitches-lng-terminal/

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