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Fort St. John
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Tel: 250-787-7100
Email: contact@energeticcity.ca
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
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VANCOUVER, B.C. – The B.C. Utilities Commission has approved BC Hydro’s application to purchase the two-thirds share of the Waneta Dam in southeastern B.C. that is currently owned by Teck Resources. In 2010, BC Hydro purchased a one-third share of...
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VANCOUVER, B.C. - A lawyer for First Nations aiming to stop work on the Site C dam says there's no remedy besides taking the project "out of the ground" in northeastern British Columbia. Reidar Mogerman says the West Moberly First...
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VANCOUVER, B.C. – A hearing to determine whether the West Moberly and Prophet River First Nations will be awarded an injunction to stop work on the Site C Dam ahead of a treaty infringement lawsuit will start in B.C....
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – A report written by a former hydroelectric dam engineer commissioned by the West Moberly First Nations says that there is an “extremely high probability” that the Site C Dam will be delayed by at least...
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VANCOUVER, B.C. – A B.C. Supreme Court judge ruled against BC Hydro last week after it sought to have certain sections of the West Moberly and Prophet River First Nations’ civil claim seeking an injunction to stop construction of...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The City of Fort St. John has gotten approval from the Peace River Regional District Board to sign an agreement to provide fire protection services to the consortium responsible for building a major component...
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VANCOUVER, B.C. – BC Hydro President and Chief Operating Officer Chris O’Riley says in a letter to the B.C. Utilities Commission that after a number of issues and setbacks to the dam’s construction, the Site C project is back...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – The size of the workforce employed in building the Site C dam saw a big jump in May. According to statistics published by BC Hydro this afternoon, there were a total of 2,810 workers employed...
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VICTORIA, B.C. – B.C.’s Chief Electoral Officer issued petition sheets today for the initiative to cancel the Site C Dam. In a release, Chief Electoral Officer Anton Boegman said that the sheets were issued to the initiative’s proponent, Ion Delsol Moruso....
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C.— The Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources announced yesterday that BC Hydro has launched a $20-million fund to support agricultural production and related economic activity in the Peace Region. The fund has been set up...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - Worksafe B.C. has fined Peace River Hydro Partners over $310,000 after they discovered employees were being exposed to large amounts of silica dust. According to Worksafe B.C., staff inspected a tunnelling operation at the Site...
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VANCOUVER, B.C. – BC Hydro announced today that it has awarded a contract valued at $113 million for the Site C Dam’s transmission line to a company from this province. Hydro said that B.C.-based Allteck Line Contractors Inc. will build two...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — BC Hydro has released the employment statistics for the Site C dam during the month of April, which shows the dam's workforce increased once again, though the number of local contractors decreased. In April, there...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — The Fort St. John North Peace Museum will be hosting a book launch of a book chronicling the ongoing saga of the Site C dam. Victoria-based journalist and author Sarah Cox will be launching her...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — BC Hydro announced Thursday that it has signed a contract with ATB Riva Calzoni Hydro Canada Inc. to provide the hydromechanical equipment for the Site C project. Hydro says that the contract, which is valued...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - City Council approved a variance permit which will allow Site C Dam floodgates to be built inside the city. Gridline Project Limited was approved the variance for the property at 11506 91 Avenue. The permit...
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OTTAWA, O.N. — The federal government has blocked the proposed takeover of the Aecon Group Inc. by China Communications Construction Co. Ltd. The federal government announced its decision on Wednesday after it launched a review of the $1.2 billion deal...
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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. — Court documents filed last Thursday show that the Attorney General of Canada has taken “no position” and has not filed evidence to defend against an application by the West Moberly and Prophet River First...
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