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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October employment numbers for Site C

The latest employment statistics show that there were 1,868 total workers on the Site C project in October 2016. Of the total workers, 85% were from British Columbia.

Site C Project Newsletter

Read our latest newsletter to find out the latest project information including construction milestones, local hiring and business success stories.

Latest Information

BC Hydro responds to Amnesty International report on Site C and resource development in northeast B.C. BC Hydro provided a response today to an Amnesty International report on the effects of energy development in northeast British Columbia, specifically in relation to the Site C Clean Energy Project ...
BC Hydro’s Site C worker accommodation lodge is now complete BC Hydro and its contractor, ATCO Two Rivers Lodging Group, are pleased to celebrate the completion of the worker accommodation lodge, a significant project milestone for the Site C Clean Energy Project...
Independent review of Site C by Ernst & Young / BTY finds appropriate processes in place to meet project milestones and financial targets BC Hydro today released an independent review of the Site C project’s risk and cost management processes by Ernst & Young LLP and BTY Consultancy Group Inc ...