Site C

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

Site C viewpoint

The Site C viewpoint is now open on the north bank of the Peace River above the dam site. This viewpoint gives visitors an opportunity to watch Site C construction activities from a safe distance.

Site C Employment Statistics

The latest employment statistics show that there were 2,633 total workers on the Site C project in June 2017. Of the total workers, 2,125 were from British Columbia, or 81%.

Latest Information

Site C viewpoint is now open The Site C viewpoint is now open on the north bank of the Peace River above the dam site....
Gastrointestinal virus at Site C dam site There is a small outbreak of a gastrointestinal virus at the Site C dam site. At this point, approximately 15 workers are affected....
Update: Majority of wood debris cleared from main stem of Peace River at the Site C dam site, continued caution is advised In late May, BC Hydro advised boaters to avoid the Peace River at the Site C dam site due to wood debris under the temporary Peace River Constructi...