News Energy General
September 28, 2020  

COVID-related delays increase costs of Nalcor’s Muskrat Falls project

Energy company has to pay roughly $300 million in additional debt-financing costs.

News General
September 23, 2020  

Muskrat Falls hydroelectric projects links first power unit to Labrador grid

Testing on the first generating unit will continue over the next few weeks.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
July 23, 2019  

Halt Muskrat Falls flooding, address methylmercury issue: Inuit leader

The toxicant formed as vegetation rots under water turns up in wild food sources used by local Indigenous communities.

News Energy Manufacturing General
February 19, 2019  

Muskrat Falls cost overruns obvious soon after start: audit

Cost has essentially doubled to more than $12.7 billion since it was sanctioned in 2012; first power expected later this year.

News Energy Production
December 17, 2018  

I didn’t question Muskrat Falls cost estimates, former premier tells inquiry

Kathy Dunderdale asserted “risk mitigation was a theme that moved through the whole discussion of the development of Muskrat Falls.”

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
December 11, 2018  

Former CEO defends ‘good governance’ at Muskrat Falls overrun inquiry

Witnesses, commissioners describe lack of documents showing thorough review of cost estimates and project risks.

News Energy General
September 19, 2018  

Inquiry hears of Quebec-NL tensions over Churchill River energy

Expert says tense relationship between Newfoundland and Labrador and Quebec stems from the notoriously lopsided 1969 Churchill Falls deal.

News Energy Manufacturing General
September 5, 2018  

Newfoundland orders report on easing Muskrat Falls pain

Wants Public Utilities Board to assess the electricity-related activities of Nalcor Energy.

News Energy Manufacturing General
February 21, 2018  

Nova Scotia sells power to NL for first time through new Maritime Link

Nalcor says the imports will save up to $50,000 a day at peak demand times in the colder months.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
February 14, 2018  

Landslide near $13B Muskrat Falls project raises fresh ‘anguish’ downstream

Raises questions about the stability of the North Spur dam, a crucial element of the Muskrat Falls design

News Energy Manufacturing General
September 11, 2017  

NL’s Muskrat Falls project delays are impacting NS power bills

Maritime Link to be complete by the end of this year, but power isn’t expected to flow until 2020 at the earliest.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
February 20, 2017  

Former Nalcor CEO’s severance was appropriate: NL auditor general

Was behind the troubled multi-billion-dollar Muskrat Falls hydro project.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General
August 10, 2016  

Hydro Quebec wins another round in energy feud with Nfld.

Court affirms its right to buy “virtually all of the power” from Churchill Falls dam.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Business Operations General
May 30, 2016  

NL Premier wants outside review of Nalcor CEO severance

Ball acting on a justice department recommendation regarding the $1.4 million package.

News Energy Government Manufacturing General Operations Production Sustainability
April 22, 2016  

Former Fortis president takes lead on Muskrat Falls project

Announcement to come regarding the resignation of Nalcor’s remaining board members.