Northwest Coast Energy News
By Robin Rowland
The National Energy Board has confirmed on its website
that the export licence hearings for the KM LNG will go ahead in
Kitimat at the Riverlodge Community Centre on June 7, 2011, beginning at
National Energy Board officials brief residents of Kitimat on the ground rules for the hearings on the KM LNG export licence, March 6, 2011. (Robin Rowland/Northwest Coast Energy News)
After an information meeting held by NEB staff on March 6, 2011, there had been fears in the Kitimat community that since NEB policy calls for a hearing to be held where it is most convenient for stake holders and because the deadline for filing for intervenor status or information letters was just one week after the meeting, that the hearings might actually take place in Alberta.