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'Cash bonfire': Report says cancelling Site C would save ratepayers $116 million

'Cash bonfire': Report says cancelling Site C would save ratepayers $116 million

Cancelling Site C construction five years into its construction would save B.C. ratepayers $116 million a year, according to an energy economist once tapped by the NDP to provide expert advice about the project.
Fourth COVID case reported at Site C

Fourth COVID case reported at Site C

BC Hydro is reporting a fourth COVID-19 case at the Site C work camp. The worker arrived on site on Oct. 12 and was isolated the next day after showing symptoms; a positive test result was confirmed Oct. 15.
Third COVID case reported at Site C

Third COVID case reported at Site C

BC Hydro is reporting a third COVID-19 case at the Site C work camp. BC Hydro says it was notified over the Thanksgiving long weekend that a contractor worker tested positive. One other worker has been asked to self-isolate, the company said Tuesday.
Five recommendations in Site C homicide inquiry

Five recommendations in Site C homicide inquiry

A five person jury deliberating at an inquiry into the fatal police shooting of James McIntyre outside a Site C open house in 2015 delivered its verdict and recommendations last week.
Officers testify in Site C shooting inquest

Officers testify in Site C shooting inquest

The former Dawson Creek police officer who shot and killed James McIntyre outside a Site C open house five years ago testified today before a provincial coroners inquest.
Inquest begins into fatal shooting of Site C protester

Inquest begins into fatal shooting of Site C protester

The BC Coroners Service began its inquest Monday into the fatal police shooting of James McIntyre outside a Site C meeting in Dawson Creek five years ago.
Cancelling Site C would be irresponsible, Liberals say

Cancelling Site C would be irresponsible, Liberals say

As of July this year, more than 4,600 workers were employed on the Site C hydroelectric dam project, according to BC Hydro, about 3,400 of whom were British Columbians.

BC Hydro warns hunters about Site C areas

BC Hydro is reminding the public not to hunt or discharge firearms near Site C project areas. An advisory bulletin dated Sept 23.
Site C workforce nears pre-pandemic levels

Site C workforce nears pre-pandemic levels

The Site C workforce continued its approach back to 5,000 in July as construction nears pre-pandemic levels and record-high employment set earlier this year.
North Montney transmission line proposed

North Montney transmission line proposed

BC Hydro is looking to extend its transmission infrastructure in the North Montney to electrify industrial development in the region.