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January 14, 2019  

UN committee warns Canada that BC’s Site C dam may break deals

Agreement commits Canada to prevent development on Indigenous land without adequate consultation.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
November 13, 2017  

BC grapples with future of Site C, as Horgan sends ministers north

Will consult with First Nations and community representatives on hydro electric project.

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November 1, 2017  

BC’s Site C dam could exceed budget, cost more than $10B: report

Utilities Commission says alternative energy, industrial curtailment could provide similar benefits with an equal or lower cost.

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November 1, 2017  

BC premier says Site C could end up in Supreme Court over Indigenous rights

Court challenge would not be fought on environmental grounds, but on land, hunting and fishing rights enshrined in the Constitution.

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September 11, 2017  

Cheaper to cancel Site C dam than delay BC megaproject until 2025: report

Deloitte report says it would cost $1.4 billion to postpone, cancelling it outright would cost $1.2 billion.

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July 10, 2017  

BC Greens should support Site C dam

Aboriginal rights must be balanced against other competing, critical interests.

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June 8, 2017  

One-year delay of Site C dam project would cost $630 million: BC Hydro

NDP-Green agreement would send the project to utilities commission for a review of its economic viability.

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April 19, 2017  

Future of Site C megaproject fuels debate in BC election

Dam will be the third on the Peace River, flooding an 83-kilometre stretch of valley.

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March 21, 2017  

BC government says Site C hydroelectric project surpasses 2,000 workers

Job numbers reflect increased road construction, prepping for the dam and generating station.

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April 7, 2016  

Clark announces $470M turbine contract for BC’s Site C dam

Voith Hydro will provide six turbines and generators, plus equipment for the $8.8 billion project.

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January 21, 2016  

BC Hydro seeks injunction against Site C dam protesters

Protesters call for temporary suspension of land-clearing, construction and federal approvals.

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December 22, 2015  

BC Hydro sets contract for Site C dam at $1.75B

Contract will be completed over eight years and is expected to employ up to 1,500 people.

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November 26, 2015  

BC slammed for pushing forward $1.5B Site C deal

Several groups with outstanding legal challenges against the megaproject.

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November 18, 2015  

BC NDP pledges energy retrofits to create jobs

Opposition looking ahead to election in 2017, won’t rule out cancelling Site C hydro project.

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July 8, 2015  

BC approves construction projects for $9B Site C hydro dam

Authorizations have conditions under the land, water, forest and wildlife acts.