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

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....
Public Advisory: Conveyor belt corridor We are constructing a conveyor belt system that will deliver excavated materials from the 85th Avenue Industrial Lands to the dam site....
Public advisory: Nighttime hauling begins As we near completion of this year's clearing season for Site C, we are making some changes to our work schedule. Starting on Monday March 11, we will begin nighttime log hauling in the Cache Creek, Old Hope Road, and dam site areas. ...

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Site C Employment Statistics - April 2019

Our latest employment report shows there were 3,775 workers on the Site C project in April, our highest workforce number on the project to date.

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.