Public Advisory – Hydro advises that Unit 2 at Holyrood being taken offline for routine maintenance

April 24th, 2015

Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (Hydro) is advising that Unit 2 at the Holyrood Thermal Generating Station will be taken offline for routine maintenance overnight tonight.

The unit will be offline for a period of approximately four hours. Reserves on the system are strong and there is no customer impact from this equipment outage.

Hydro’s maintenance program is part the Company’s mandate to invest in the province’s electricity system to ensure delivery of reliable and safe electricity for customers.

This advisory is part of Hydro’s commitment to keep customers informed on the status of the electricity system and significant system events.

All planned system outages are evaluated to eliminate or minimize potential customer impact. Hydro will provide updates if anything changes.

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Media Contact:

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