NS can’t order electric utility to lower power rates: minister
Privately owned utility is regulated through the Nova Scotia Utility Review Board.
Nova Scotia Power generates 30% of its power from renewables
Marks a 24% reduction since 2007 from reliance on coal-fired power plants.
Halifax oil leak much larger than originally disclosed: Nova Scotia Power
Another 9,400 litres of oil entered the cooling water system, while 9,900 litres were captured in a containment trench.
Developers say time is right for Fundy tidal power
Next generation projects built to withstand Bay of Fundy force.
Nova Scotia Tory leader would freeze power rates
Baillie would also scrap fuel adjustment mechanism, delay renewables deadline.
$200M NS wind project gets green light
Project to provide power for 32,000 South Shore homes from 34 wind turbines.
Higher power costs threaten NS seafood processor
Nova Scotia Power’s says 3% rate hike to meet higher green energy and other costs.
Automotive R&D gets a $34M injection
The Federal government is boosting automotive R&D with a $34 million grant for six projects at five universities through its Automotive Partnership Canada initiative and industry support.