Equipment Advisory – Unit 7 offline at Bay d’Espoir plant for maintenance

Update: This unit was returned to service on May 22.

Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro is advising that one of seven generating units (Unit 7)  at the Bay d’Espoir hydroelectric power station is currently offline to replace the generator coolers.

There is no anticipated customer impact due to this work and the unit is scheduled to be back online on May 22.

Hydro’s maintenance program is part our mandate to invest in the province’s electricity system to ensure delivery of safe and reliable electricity for customers. All major equipment advisories will be posted on our website here.

This advisory is part of our ongoing commitment to keep customers informed on the status of the provincial electricity system.

For more information about our annual  maintenance season, see here.