Update – Equipment Advisory: Transmission Line from Bay d’Espoir – Avalon

March 26th, 2018

Update (Mar. 26th, 8:45PM) – This transmission line is now back in service.


Hydro is advising that a transmission line from Bay d’Espoir to Western Avalon tripped and is currently offline. There is no customer impact and reserves are available to meet current demand. We will provide further updates should the situation change.

This advisory is part of Hydro’s commitment to keeping customers informed about the provincial electricity system.

Media Contact:

Jill Pitcher
Senior Communications Advisor, Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro
t. 709.737.1219 / c. 709.689.9938 e.