Tag: Northwest Transmission Line
Mar 22, 2013
VICTORIA – Rich Coleman, Minister of Energy, Mines and Natural Gas announced that work will begin on the 287-kilovolt Iskut extension to the Northwest Transmission Line (NTL) this spring. It will provide clean electricity to the Red Chris mine and open up British Columbia’s Northwest to new econo...
Jan 24, 2012
Jan. 26, 2012
Labour market study shows Northwest B.C. to experience economic boom due to construction of new transmission line and other projects
Human resources strategy released to address skilled labour shortage
Terrace – Labour market research released today shows BC Hydro’s N...
Nov 18, 2011
Lax Kw’alaam sign impact benefit agreement in support of Northwest Transmission Line
Vancouver – BC Hydro is pleased to announce that an impact benefit agreement has been signed with the Lax Kw’alaam Indian Band which will provide training programs, contracting and jobs, and other economic develo...
May 17, 2011
May 17, 2011
Tahltan Nation Signs Agreements in support of Northwest Transmission Line
Victoria B.C. – Two agreements signed yesterday will provide the Tahltan Nation with economic development funds, jobs, training and skills development during construction of the Northwest Transmissi...
Nov 29, 2010
TERRACE, B.C. – The Kitselas First Nation and BC Hydro announced today the signing of an impact benefit agreement that will provide the First Nation with economic development funds and training related to the construction of the Northwest Transmission Line project.
The Kitselas First Nation is a...
Oct 13, 2010
Posted by Michelle Martin
The approximately 344-kilometre Northwest Transmission Line (NTL) project is being trumpeted for the economic opportunities it will bring to a struggling regional economy that has been hard-hit by the downturn in the forestry sector.
But who, specifically, will be benefi...
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