Site C

Clean electricity has been a cornerstone of British Columbia’s economy and quality of life for generations. The Site C Project, a third dam and hydroelectric generating station on the Peace River in northeast B.C., will be a source of clean, renewable and affordable electricity in B.C. for more than 100 years.

Latest Information

Peace Region non-profits benefit from BC Hydro GO Fund BC Hydro is contributing $65,000 to support nine Peace Region non-profit groups through the Site C project's Generate Opportunities (GO) Fund....
BC Hydro achieves major milestone with river diversion tunnel breakthrough BC Hydro reached a major milestone on the Site C project with the breakthrough on the excavations of the first of two diversion tunnels on June 22, 2019....
Public advisory: Regular overnight traffic delays expected on Old Fort Road Expect overnight delays along Old Fort Rd. as large penstock segments are transported in oversized trucks to the dam site....

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Site C Employment Statistics - May 2019

The latest employment statistics show that there were 4,385 total workers on the Site C project in May 2019. Of the total workers, 3,395 were from British Columbia, or 77%.

Supporting a safe community

BC Hydro's top priority is the safety of the public and people working on the Site C project, and we are committed to providing long-term social and economic benefits for local communities and Indigenous groups.