Wednesday, February 19, 2014
LNG the Focus
First Nations get funding boost, one process system for environmental permits
Released by CEBC
he Clean Energy Association of BC (CEBC) welcomed the BC Government's balanced Budget 2014. Minister of Finance Mike de Jong delivered what he called a boring budget but in its balance it holds the promise of a more exciting future for BC through LNG developments and economic growth.
"It is terrific that $1 million dollars has been added to the First Nations
Clean Energy Business Fund to assist First Nations to grow their
participation in the clean energy sector, "said Paul Kariya, CEBC Executive
Director. Kariya added that, "Clean energy is recognized by the government
as an enabling sector that supports economic growth mindful of environmental
protection, First Nation participation and regional jobs and investments.
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