Advancing BC’s Hydrogen Sector and Reducing Emissions Via Geological Carbon Storage Opportunities

Vancouver, BC – September 19, 2023 – Join us to learn about recent and upcoming public geoscience research to advance BC’s hydrogen sector and reduce emissions via geological carbon storage opportunities, and about the BC Energy Regulator’s approach to supporting BC’s low carbon economy through carbon capture use and storage (CCUS). The webinar will be […]

Digging Deep Blog: Minerals Edition – July 2023

GOING FULL CIRCLE: THE CRITICAL MINERALS AND METALS OPPORTUNITIES IN BC’S MINE TAILINGS AND WASTE ROCK  Critical minerals and metals are essential to Canada’s economic security and essential for the transition to a net-zero emissions economy. Canada’s critical minerals list includes 31 minerals and metals, 21 of which are produced in Canada, with potential for […]

Geoscience BC Quarterly eNews | Updates on Geoscience BC projects, research, membership, and more.

Vancouver – July 13, 2023 – This quarterly update from Geoscience BC covers the April to June quarter and provides the latest update on Geoscience BC research, Project Concepts, membership and more.   View Quarterly eNews Update About Geoscience BC Geoscience BC’s independent, public geoscience is a first link in the supply chain for Canada’s […]

Geoscience BC Scholarship Program 2023 Recipients Awarded

Vancouver, BC – July 11, 2023 – Geoscience BC announces the 2023 recipients of the Scholarship Program that provides a financial boost to ten post-graduate geoscience students working on projects to advance earth science research in British Columbia.   Each student receives a $5,000 scholarship to support them as they conduct their applied geoscience research […]

Geoscience BC Annual Report Highlights Evolution, and Valuable Partnerships

Vancouver, BC – June 20, 2023 – Geoscience BC’s Annual Report 2022/23 summarizes a year of collaboration and minerals, cleaner energy and carbon management geoscience research that is informing the transition to a net-zero emissions economy. View Geoscience BC Annual Report 2022/23 In their introduction message, Chair of the Board Donna Philips and President & […]

Digging Deep: Geoscience BC Evolution, Net-Zero Emissions and Partner Alignment

Supporting BC’s Hydrogen Sector with Geological Research and Community Action 

Vancouver, BC – May 15, 2023 – Completed and future geological research to inform a successful hydrogen sector in BC will be part of a special webinar on Wednesday May 24, 2023 from 10 to 11:00 AM Pacific.  Called “Supporting BC’s Hydrogen Sector with Geological Research and Community Action”, the webinar will be hosted by […]

Geoscience BC Scholarship Program 2023 Application Deadline has been extended to Tuesday, May 23! Sponsorship Opportunities are still available.

Vancouver, BC – May 9, 2023 – The application deadline for Geoscience BC’s 2023 Scholarship program has been extended to Tuesday, May 23 at 4:00 pm PST! Sponsorship opportunities are still available. The Geoscience BC Scholarship Program awards $5,000 scholarships to up to ten students who have registered and started in a MSc or PhD […]

The Next Generation of Energy Geoscience Research

Vancouver, BC – May 2, 2023 – Geoscience BC 2022 Scholarship Program recipients will be presenting their research projects at a special webinar co-hosted with Canadian Society for Evolving Energy (CSEE) on Tuesday, May 9, 2023 from 10:00 am to 11:00 am MST (9:00 am to 10:00 am PST). Students will present their geothermal, carbon […]

Indigenous Council to Enhance Geoscience BC

Vancouver, BC – April 24, 2023 – Seven Indigenous leaders have become the first members of Geoscience BC’s new Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation Advisory Council (the Council). The new Council has been created to bring Indigenous leadership to Geoscience BC’s research on critical minerals and metals, geological carbon capture and storage and cleaner energy. It […]