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The Fraser Institute

September 21, 2015 11:30 ET

Fraser Institute Media Advisory: New Study Quantifying the Cost of Regulatory Delays on British Columbia's LNG Industry Coming Tuesday, September 22

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Sept. 21, 2015) - On Tuesday September 22, the Fraser Institute will release a new study spotlighting the effects of regulatory delays on B.C.'s liquefied natural gas industry.

The study, LNG Exports from British Columbia: The Cost of Regulatory Delay, estimates the loss of international market share and foregone export revenues due to lengthy approval processes involving the federal government, provincial authorities as well as First Nations.

A news release with additional information will be issued via Marketwired at 5:30 a.m. (PST) on September 22.

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The Fraser Institute is an independent Canadian public policy research and educational organization with offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, and Montreal and ties to a global network of think-tanks in 87 countries. Its mission is to improve the quality of life for Canadians, their families and future generations by studying, measuring and broadly communicating the effects of government policies, entrepreneurship and choice on their well-being. To protect the Institute's independence, it does not accept grants from governments or contracts for research. Visit www.fraserinstitute.org.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact / Study Co-Author:
    Dr. Kenneth P. Green, Senior Director
    Natural Resource Studies
    Fraser Institute

    For interviews with Dr. Green, please contact:
    Aanand Radia
    Media Relations Specialist
    Fraser Institute
    Tel: (416) 363-6575 Ext. 238
    E-mail: aanand.radia@fraserinstitute.org