The Coastal Gaslink pipeline would stretch from Dawson Creek to Kitimat in B.C.
The province remains in the bottom 30 per cent of ranked jurisdictions worldwide.
The increase on bitumen production was 22.8 per cent compared to 2017.
The facility will produce 26 million tons per year of liquefied natural gas.
The Trump administration has significantly improved the business environment in the U.S.
Despite support from local politicians and First Nations groups, Andrew Weaver is digging in his heels on LNG.
Last month Petronas pulled the plug on the Pacific Northwest LNG project.
B.C. loses billions when global market windows close.
Both the NDP and Greens oppose the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion.