SITE C Clean Energy Project

Abundant, clean electricity has been a cornerstone of British Columbia’s economy and quality of life for generations. That’s why BC Hydro is building the Site C Clean Energy Project (Site C), a third dam and hydroelectric generating station on the Peace River in northeast B.C. Site C will be a source of clean, renewable and cost-effective electricity in B.C. for more than 100 years.

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Features

Protecting Bald Eagle Nests

BC Hydro and its contractors will monitor and take great care to avoid or mitigate effects on active Bald Eagle nests during Site C construction. No active Bald Eagle nests will be disturbed, and BC Hydro will only remove or relocate Bald Eagle nests when they are inactive, as confirmed by a qualified professional.

New Poll Finds Growing Support for Site C

A new Abacus Data poll shows strong levels of support for BC Hydro’s Site C Clean Energy Project, a hydroelectric dam and generating station on the Peace River in northeast B.C.

Latest Information

BC Hydro Awards Site C Contract for North Bank Site Preparation Activities BC Hydro announced today that it has awarded a contract to Morgan Construction and Environmental Ltd. for preparation activities on the north bank of the Site C dam site....
Construction Notification Letter BC Hydro issued construction notification letters to Aboriginal communities and regional governments in early July...
Job Fairs Postponed to September 2015 BC Hydro originally planned job fairs for the Site C project on July 28, 29, and 30 in Tumbler Ridge, Fort St. John and Chetwynd, respectively. These job fairs will be postponed to September 2015....