Despite the vocal opposition of many British Columbia First Nations to proposed pipelines—including projects by the companies Enbridge and Kinder Morgan—National Energy Board records include forty letters of support from aboriginal groups submitted during review proceedings for those two project
B.C.'s Dzawada’enuxw Nation is one of two First Nations not to sign the Great Bear Rainforest Agreement, because the agreement doesn't provide sufficient protection within the nation's traditional territory.
Smithers-based company Net-Zero Structures builds homes that generate the same amount of energy they consume. The affordable and energy-efficient structures may be part of the solution to the on-reserve housing crisis.
Huu-ay-aht First Nation on Vancouver Island has issued a statement objecting to a recent resolution by the Union of BC Municipalities proposing to ban logging in old-growth forests, saying the resolution detracts from the nation's right to manage their own lands and resources.
Stz'uminus First Nation member John Marston is one of three Coast Salish artists whose work was selected to adorn BC Ferries' new Salish class vessels, expected to go into service during the summer of 2017.
The BC Assembly of First Nations has signed a memorandum of understanding with the BC Business Council around an economic development partnership that would work towards a remedy to the negative economic and social outcomes faced by First Nations in BC.
The Lower Nicola Indian Band has installed 330 solar panels to power their community school and feed back into the local electricity grid. “Us installing the panels and having renewable energy at our school and in our community is something that really reflects our values as indigenous peop
Leaders of the Musgamagw Dzawada'enuxw First Nation sailed to Vancouver on a vessel owned by the Sea Shepherd Society, to continue spreading the word of their fight against fish farms on their traditional territory.
Water advocacy group, Keepers of the Water, staged an event in Edmonton to pledge their support to the court fight against the construction of the Site C dam in B.C. Representatives of the group are driving from Fort St.