Resource Development

Site C Clean Energy Project


Project owner: BC Hydro

Date: 2015 - 2024

Total cost: $8.775 billion projected cost


CLAC-represented companies: Peace River Hydro Partners


CLAC members at peak: 1,200


Scope: CLAC Local 68 members are involved in heavy equipment operation, skilled and general labour working on the most expensive public infrastructure project in the history of British Columbia. Once completed, the Site C Dam and generating station will generate 1,100 megawatts of electricity, enough to power the equivalent of 450,000 homes.