Half of British Columbians Oppose Northern Gateway

In a purported province-wide referendum, almost half of the province’s residents would say “No” to the project. Vancouver, BC – Public support for the Northern Gateway Pipeline has dropped in British Columbia but remains high in Alberta, a new Insights West poll has found. In the online survey of representative provincial samples, four-in-five British Columbians… Read more »

Tight Election Races Threaten Conservative Incumbents in BC

Vancouver, BC – Riding-level polling conducted by Insights West on behalf of citizen group Dogwood Initiative shows the federal Conservative Party at risk of losing three key Vancouver-area MPs in the upcoming election. A newly created riding in the Interior, South Okanagan—West Kootenay, currently appears out of reach for the Conservatives despite a strong showing… Read more »

Fewer British Columbians Would Endorse Pipeline Projects

Support for both the Enbridge Northern Gateway and the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion has dropped by six points since July 2015. Vancouver, BC – Fewer British Columbians are giving their consent to two pending pipeline projects, a new Insights West poll has found. The online survey of a representative provincial sample tracked the views… Read more »

Most British Columbians Oppose the Northern Gateway Project

Less than half reject the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain expansion. Vancouver, BC – Most British Columbians continue to voice opposition against a particular pipeline project and are deeply divided when assessing another one, a new Insights West poll has found. The online survey of a representative provincial sample looked at the perceptions of residents on… Read more »