Power Outage Advisory: Labrador East

May 12th, 2017

Update (May 13, 7:20 am) – Current estimated restoration time for Labrador East remains 3 pm today. We will advise if any changes.  Thank you for your patience.

Update (May 12, 9:50 pm): Current estimated restoration time for Labrador East is 3 pm tomorrow. Crews will assess and provide an update in the morning.

Previous Advisory

Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (Hydro) is advising  residents in the Labrador East region to prepare for the possibility that power will remain off overnight and into tomorrow.

Significant damage has been  discovered on the transmission line from Churchill Falls servicing the area. Crews are on site.  However, based on the assessment and  work required, repairs may not be completed until tomorrow.

Please be safe and check on family and friends.  Visit our website and social media sites for updates.

For power safety information – Please see here.

We thank you for your patience.



Media Contact:

Erin Squires
Manager of Communications, Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro
709.737-1311 e. erinsquires@nlh.nl.ca