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Review gives Site C clean bill of health, but warns of slides, geotechnical issues

Review gives Site C clean bill of health, but warns of slides, geotechnical issues

'Unforeseen problems have arisen, and will continue to arise, requiring innovative engineering responses to contain cost increases'—E&Y
Site C met Libs’ campaign promises on science, First Nations: minister

Site C met Libs’ campaign promises on science, First Nations: minister

One minister says Site C met Liberal commitments on 'renewed' First Nations relationship and 'science-based' decision-making, another blames previous government
Site C dam opponents could be bringing in their last harvest

Site C dam opponents could be bringing in their last harvest

Peace Valley farmers Ken and Arlene Boon are the face of agricultural protest against the Site C dam. With a deadline to leave their land looming, their farming days could be over years before the waters rise
Court dismisses landowners' appeal to reverse Site C approval

Court dismisses landowners' appeal to reverse Site C approval

Peace Valley Landowner Association president calls court's decision on panel recommendations 'scary'
After day-long court hearing, it’s wait and see for Site C dam opponents

After day-long court hearing, it’s wait and see for Site C dam opponents

Three-judge federal court panel hears evidence against controversial hydroelectric project
PRRD wants details on $200k Site C recreation fund

PRRD wants details on $200k Site C recreation fund

Fund would replace shoreline access flooded by $8.8 billion project's reservoir
Study raises concerns over fracking's impact on BC Hydro dams

Study raises concerns over fracking's impact on BC Hydro dams

Hydro says 'no hope' of fracking causing a dam breach, but damage possible
Early details on Site C agriculture fund released

Early details on Site C agriculture fund released

BC Hydro expects to release its full plan on mitigating agricultural losses caused by the Site C dam in the new year.
Site C construction not responsible for dirt, debris in Peace River back channel

Site C construction not responsible for dirt, debris in Peace River back channel

Dirt slide coming from other properties, Hydro says
Who's getting direct award contracts on Site C?

Who's getting direct award contracts on Site C?

Contractors include seven Liberal party donors; watchdog group says government should regularly release results of contracts awarded without tender