Latest News & Project Updates
The latest on what’s happening at Woodfibre.
Our Environmental Impact
Woodfibre LNG will be powered by renewable hydroelectricity, making it the cleanest LNG facility in the world. Canadian LNG exported to Asia will offset coal as an energy source and help reduce emissions by more than 45%.
Years of Squamish emissions
Trips from Vancouver to Toronto (passenger vehicle)
Passenger vehicles taken off the road each year
Reduction in emissions when natural gas replaces coal
Safety is a Priority at Woodfibre
LNG has been safely shipped around the world for over 60 years without a single loss of containment. As a small scale LNG project, Woodfibre LNG anticipates there will be one LNG carrier calling at the terminal every 10 days (approximately 2-3 per month).
Knots travel speed. 12 knots lower than a BC Ferry
LNG has been shipped safely around the world for 60 years
Day intervals between carrier arrivals at Woodfibre
Tugs escorting each carrier to Woodfibre LNG
Careers with Woodfibre
The Woodfibre LNG project is expected to create up to 650 construction jobs, with hiring preference given to qualified Squamish Nation members, Squamish residents, British Columbians and Canadians – in that order.