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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Site C jobs

Since construction started in summer 2015, the Site C project has created hundreds of jobs for British Columbians. The latest job numbers show that 73% of the 651 Site C construction workers were from B.C.

Latest Information

BC Hydro and Fort St. John sign Community Agreement for Site C BC Hydro and the City of Fort St. John announced today that they have concluded a Community Measures Agreement for the construction of the Site C Clean Energy Project....
BC Hydro Awards Contract for Site C Turbines and Generators The Site C Clean Energy Project reached another important milestone today with the award of the turbines and generators contract to Voith Hydro Inc....
Site C job statistics show hundreds of jobs created for B.C. workers During the first eight months of construction, BC Hydro’s Site C Clean Energy Project has created hundreds of jobs for British Columbians....