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'Best interest of B.C.': Horgan upbeat after first visit to Site C

'Best interest of B.C.': Horgan upbeat after first visit to Site C

The $16-billion project on the Peace River, started in 2015, is now more than 55% completed and ramping up for an eighth year of construction.
Premier Horgan to tour Site C this week

Premier Horgan to tour Site C this week

Energy Minister Bruce Ralston also taking tour of $16-billion hydroelectric project on the Peace River
New Halfway River boat launch proposal approved

New Halfway River boat launch proposal approved

BC Hydro must fund new conservation officer position to patrol future Site C reservoir
BC Hydro's anti-gas meme childish and out of line, say local MLAs

BC Hydro's anti-gas meme childish and out of line, say local MLAs

"You don’t see the natural gas industry out there saying, 'Screw hydro’, whatever the meme might look like ... Their joke fell flat, and was written by someone who has no understanding of the integrated resource sector of B.C.”
Site C workforce up to 4,430 in March

Site C workforce up to 4,430 in March

Just under 1 in 5 workers are local, with 798 Peace region residents employed by construction and non-construction contractors
Site C went beyond halfway mark without a fraud risk assessment: auditor

Site C went beyond halfway mark without a fraud risk assessment: auditor

‘There is a risk that some fraud threats were overlooked,’ B.C. auditor general’s report warns.
Fraud risk management at Site C dam can be improved: auditor

Fraud risk management at Site C dam can be improved: auditor

The audit did not look for or investigate possible instances of fraud, but makes five recommendations to improve fraud risk management, including implementing policy and investigation procedures, staff training, regular assessments, and evaluating effectiveness of the $16-billion project
$181.5M in Site C contracts awarded

$181.5M in Site C contracts awarded

Balance of plant contracts will complete construction of the dam’s generating station and spillways, along with other related facilities.
Site C treaty infringement claim put on hold pending negotiations

Site C treaty infringement claim put on hold pending negotiations

Dam construction more than 55% complete at the end of 2021
Site C workforce climbs to 4,153 in February

Site C workforce climbs to 4,153 in February

There were 4,153 workers counted at Site C in February, according to the latest employment figures from BC Hydro.
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