A new liquefied natural gas scheme has been developed to meet anticipated increases in gas demand during peak winter heating periods in southern British Columbia.
Westcoast Energy Inc., Vancouver, B.C., proposes to build and operate a short-term LNG liquefaction/storage/regasification complex in a remote area of southern British Columbia, east of Sechelt.
It would be the second LNG storage complex in the province. An LNG storage complex has operated at Delta, B.C., south of Vancouver, for 27 years.
The Westcoast complex, to be operated by Westcoast unit Westcoast Gas Services Inc., would connect with Centra Gas British Columbia Inc.'s Vancouver Island gas pipeline (se...