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Series of unfortunate events stalls Site C progress

Series of unfortunate events stalls Site C progress

The geotechnical problemsplaguing Site C can be fixed, and fixed safely, according to dam experts. But it’s going to cost a bundle
Site C still faces First Nation legal challenge

Site C still faces First Nation legal challenge

The NDP government's decision to complete the Site C dam despite a $5.3 billion increase in costs was met with swift condemnation by local farmers and First Nations on Friday.
Site C dam will continue; cost pushed to $16 billion

Site C dam will continue; cost pushed to $16 billion

Project over 50% complete, province says
Site C announcement today

Site C announcement today

Update: Premier John Horgan said Friday the province will continue building the Site C dam on the Peace River following the latest economic and geotechnical reviews of the now $16-billion project. Click here to read more.
Site C burns planned this weekend

Site C burns planned this weekend

BC Hydro says it will be burning debris in Site C construction areas from Feb. 19 to 22 in the following locations: East of the Farrell Creek bridge between 69 km and 70 km west of Fort St.
PRRD demands 'full and fair consideration' of Site C haul plan

PRRD demands 'full and fair consideration' of Site C haul plan

The Peace River Regional District says the province must give the highest level of consideration to a BC Hydro plan to haul tonnes of dam material to Site C by truck.
Site C workforce at 4,428 in December

Site C workforce at 4,428 in December

Employment on the Site C dam dipped to 4,428 in December. Figures released Tuesday show the workforce down by 513 from November. As of Feb. 2, there were 1,013 workers reported at camp, including five in self-isolation.
First Nation, farmers union renew calls to stop Site C

First Nation, farmers union renew calls to stop Site C

The West Moberly First Nation and National Farmers Union have renewed calls for the province to discontinue building the Site C dam.
BC Hydro criticized for 'imprecise' details in Site C haul plan

BC Hydro criticized for 'imprecise' details in Site C haul plan

The Peace River Regional District says BC Hydro needs to provide more detail about its plan to use hundreds of trucks per day to haul rock materials down to Site C. The 85th Avenue industrial lands next to Fort St.
Second Site C turbine ready to move

Second Site C turbine ready to move

The second of six Site C turbine runners will be transported from Prince Rupert to the dam site starting Wednesday.