The utility had asked the province’s Energy and Utilities Board to raise rates by about 2%.
Point Lepreau to replace its light-armoured vehicles after six years of patrolling the facility.
Six-week downtime will cover 13,000 activities at Point Lepreau.
No power to the grid for two weeks, will be brought up to 35%.
NB Power says it has completed a major part of the refurbishment of Atlantic Canada’s only nuclear power plant.