Investment in B.C.’s mining sector was $720 million in 2021—21 per cent less than in 2020.
Capital is mobile and will flow to jurisdictions with sound regulatory regimes and competitive fiscal policies.
Wind and solar power are intermittent energy sources that literally blow or shine at the whims of nature.
In B.C., 72 per cent of explorers indicate that uncertainty from disputed land claims deters investment.
Unlike provinces such as B.C., Saskatchewan is covered by historic treaties and Treaty Land Entitlement agreements.