Current Rates

Current electricity rates for Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro are outlined for each customer group here:

Schedule of Rates, Rules and Regulations

For customers on the Island Interconnected System, L’Anse au Loup, and Isolated Diesel Systems, the current rate is 11.391 cents per kWh. For customers on the Labrador Interconnected System, the current rate is 3.255 cents per kWh. Please note that new rates will come into effect for all customers on October 1, 2019, as part of Hydro’s most recent General Rate Application.

How do our electricity rates compare?

According to a 2018 survey of electricity rates published by Hydro Quebec, domestic electricity rates in Canada range from 7 to 17 cents per kWh. The average rate in Canada is approximately 13 cents per kWh.

Domestic electricity rates on the island of Newfoundland average approximately 12 cent per kWh (when basic customer charge is included).