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Vehicle safety, not environmental warning cause of partial shutdown at Site C

Vehicle safety, not environmental warning cause of partial shutdown at Site C

Work on Site C was briefly halted on the north bank of the Peace River Friday, but BC Hydro says the issue was related to vehicle safety and not environmental compliance.
Cold snap pushes B.C. past electricity consumption record

Cold snap pushes B.C. past electricity consumption record

BC Hydro says new infrastructure, including Site C, needed to meet spikes in energy demand
'Point of no return': 2016 the year Site C became real

'Point of no return': 2016 the year Site C became real

A year in review of the contentious project
Contractor looks to ease Site C bridge backups

Contractor looks to ease Site C bridge backups

Temporary construction bridge reportedly experiencing traffic backups, contractor considering options
Two Peace River plots ID’d for Site C parks

Two Peace River plots ID’d for Site C parks

Plots would compensate District of Chetwynd for dam construction-related disruption
IIO clears RCMP in fatal shooting of Site C protester

IIO clears RCMP in fatal shooting of Site C protester

B.C.'s police watchdog has cleared a Dawson Creek RCMP officer in the fatal shooting of a Site C protester last year.
A tale of two Site C polls

A tale of two Site C polls

Six months after BC Hydro-commissioned poll finds majority support Site C, opponent-backed poll finds the opposite
Williston Reservoir emissions a big question mark

Williston Reservoir emissions a big question mark

Dam reservoirs are big emitters, according to a new study. But little is known about emissions from B.C.’s largest lake
Old Fort resident fears loss of home to landslides. Is Site C to blame?

Old Fort resident fears loss of home to landslides. Is Site C to blame?

Property is two kilometres downstream from Site C worksite, Hydro says property has history of slides
‘Compete for workers’: Grand opening at amenities-heavy Site C camp

‘Compete for workers’: Grand opening at amenities-heavy Site C camp

$470-million camp includes 1,600 rooms, fitness equipment, licensed lounge