B.C. Premier Christy Clark’s government will deliver a throne speech on Tuesday with an emphasis on pursuing the province’s big ticket energy projects, including an LNG export industry and the large Site C hydroelectric facility.

Canada is one of the world’s largest exporters of crude oil. We produce four million barrels of oil a day and export three million barrels of it. We are also the world’s fourth-largest exporter of natural gas.

The vice-president for TransCanada Corp.'s Energy East project in Quebec and New Brunswick acknowledges his company has not been doing a good job of selling the project to communities in Quebec. 

TransCanada and ABB announced today they have signed a major agreement that will see ABB deliver a number of multi-million dollar electrical houses to secure safe, reliable and energy efficient power distribution for the pump stations along the Energy East Pipeline.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is in Alberta this week to take stock of the devastation wrought by the collapse in oil prices. He will also get an earful over the spate of anti-energy moves made by his government that will make a recovery harder.

The company planning to build the Energy East pipeline says it has concluded a "major supply agreement" with an international firm that will benefit the Quebec economy.

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