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Clearing, preparation for Site C behind schedule

Two bids for early clearing and North Bank site preparation work on the Site C dam are already coming in behind what BC Hydro originally had scheduled.

Old Fort residents speak out about Site C

Gerry and Rene Giesbrecht wanted to live out the rest of their lives in their home on Old Fort Road. “We were looking for quite a long time for a perfect piece of property, and we really felt we found it here,” said Rene.
B.C. going ahead with $8.77 billion Site C dam

B.C. going ahead with $8.77 billion Site C dam

On Tuesday, the province announced that it would invest upwards of $8.77 billion to build a third hydroelectric dam on the Peace River, this one approximately 7 km southwest of Fort St. John at Site C.
Site C cost jumps to $8.5 billion

Site C cost jumps to $8.5 billion

The cost just jumped for the proposed Site C dam. Premier Christy Clark’s office confirmed that $8.5 billion is “in the range” of how much Site C could cost – and that number could go even higher. “(The cost) could be a bit higher in the end but $8.
Province down to two energy options

Province down to two energy options

After geothermal energy group asked B.C. to hold off on Site C, the province says it's now down to two options — and it seems geothermal isn't one of them
First Nations in both B.C. and Alberta file legal challenges over Site C dam

First Nations in both B.C. and Alberta file legal challenges over Site C dam

The ever-controversial Site C dam project now faces more legal challenges from First Nations, as opponents fighting against BC Hydro and the provincial government have spread the battle to another province.
Expect Site C recommendation by Christmas: Bill Bennett

Expect Site C recommendation by Christmas: Bill Bennett

B.C. Minister of Energy and Mines Bill Bennett said Tuesday that he will make his recommendation on the Site C hydroelectric dam project to the provincial cabinet by Christmas.
Site C to face its first legal battle

Site C to face its first legal battle

The first of several threatened legal challenges against Site C was issued Wednesday.
Gwen Johansson speaks out against Site C

Gwen Johansson speaks out against Site C

The mayor of Hudson’s Hope has criticized BC Hydro over documents it sent explaining how they hope to impact the mitigate the impact of the proposed Site C dam.
Site C doctors will be off limits to Fort St. John

Site C doctors will be off limits to Fort St. John

This is the first of an ongoing series that will examine conditions placed on the Site C project if it goes forward