Article about the actual/real costs of Site C and why there are major questions as to its economic viability. More more see here.

Business Vancouver, "In the festive season's spirit of giving, the prov govt has opted to leave a multibillion dollar white elephant for taxpayers under B.C.'s Christmas tree...Site C dam."  

An article by Vaughn Palmer illustrates a fly-by-night approach by the provincial government and BC Hydro in estimating the cost of Site C, which is now forecast at 8.5 billion dollars or more, up from 7.9 billion.  For more, see here.