Public Advisory – Hydro advises of major maintenance work at Bay d’Espoir Generating Station Switchyard

Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (Hydro) is advising of major maintenance activities at the Bay d’Espoir Switchyard starting Tuesday, May 5, 2015. The work is expected to be completed over a period of four days (weather pending).

There are no planned customer impacts. This work, as with all planned maintenance work, has been carefully evaluated to eliminate or minimize potential customer impact. Hydro will provide an update on Wednesday.

As a precautionary measure, Hydro would like to remind customers of the importance of being prepared and staying safe in the event of outages.

Hydro’s annual maintenance program is part of the Company’s mandate to ensure delivery of safe and reliable electricity for customers. Hydro is committed to keeping customers informed on the status of the electricity system and significant system events.

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