Skeena Bulkley Valley NDP MP Nathan Cullen says LNG can be done responsibly, but he says locating the Pacific NorthWest LNG project at Lelu Island is still a non-starter.
Cullen says there are plenty of other location options that make sense from both a business and environmental standpoint.[CLIP] Nathan Cullen PNW 1
Cullen says opponents of the project are not against development, but against what he calls “dumb development”. As for concerns from LNG supporters about possible delays to the project, Cullen says market conditions are the real stumbling block right now.[CLIP] Nathan Cullen PNW 2
The federal review period for the Petronas-backed project wraps up March 22, but the environment minister is expected to hand the file over to cabinet for a final decision.