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Nalcor Energy launches employment website for construction of Muskrat Falls Project

November 16, 2012

St. John’s, NL – November 16, 2012 – Nalcor Energy launched a new website today that allows individuals looking for jobs on the Muskrat Falls project to register their interest, and provides project contractors with a centralized database of applicants.

Further Site Preparation Work Starting at Muskrat Falls

November 1, 2012

November 1, 2012, St. John’s, NL – Nalcor Energy is progressing with further site preparation work at Muskrat Falls in the coming weeks. Initial work was announced in April 2012 which included road construction and site access. This work has progressed over the summer and fall and is still underway. This further work will take work through November and December at which time Nalcor will re-visit the next steps in the context of the timing of a sanction decision.

MHI Analysis and DG3 Cost Estimates Support Development of Muskrat Falls

October 30, 2012

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador today released the Decision Gate 3 (DG3) cost estimate for the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project, and a report by Manitoba Hydro International Limited (MHI). The MHI report confirmed the engineering, costs, and project planning completed by Nalcor Energy, and affirms Muskrat Falls as the least-cost option for electricity generation in the province.

Media Statement: Water Management Agreement in place for Churchill River

October 22, 2012

October 22, 2012, St. John’s, NL – Nalcor Energy issues the following statement to clarify inaccurate statements regarding the Water Management Agreement. Legislation in Newfoundland and Labrador requires a water management agreement to be in place between operators on a river system.

The legislation requires Nalcor Energy and Churchill Falls (Labrador) Corporation (Churchill Falls), the two power producers on the Churchill River, to use available storage, primarily in the Churchill Falls reservoir, and their respective generating facilities to optimize the production of power while maintaining the contractual obligations of Churchill Falls to its customers, including Hydro-Quebec. The terms of the agreement, which have already been established, require Muskrat Falls and Churchill Falls to operate as an integrated system.

Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador upholds injunction for Muskrat Falls

October 17, 2012

October 17, 2012, St. John’s, NL – Today, the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador Trial Division has upheld an injunction against NunatuKavut Community Council, Todd Russell and persons unknown. The injunction allows Nalcor to continue its site construction work at Muskrat Falls without interruption.

Media Statement: Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador issues injunction for Muskrat Falls

October 11, 2012

October 11, 2012, St. John’s, NL – Nalcor Energy has been granted an injunction against NunatuKavut Community Council, Todd Russell and persons unknown by the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador Trial Division. The injunction will allow Nalcor to continue its road construction work at Muskrat Falls without interruption.

Public Notice: Trail Access – North Side, Muskrat Falls

August 27, 2012

Nalcor Energy – Lower Churchill Project

Nalcor Energy advises the public that site work will continue in the trail area on the north side of Muskrat Falls until September 24, 2012. During this time the public is advised to exercise caution in this area and to avoid this section of the trail, if possible, due to the presence of machinery operating in the area to facilitate construction power to the Muskrat Falls site. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

At Nalcor Energy, the safety of our employees, contractors and the public is our number one priority.

For more information, please visit nalcorenergy.com or contact us at lowerchurchillproject@nalcorenergy.com or 1.888.576.5454.

Formal Agreements Signed Between Nalcor Energy and Emera Inc. for Muskrat Falls Development

July 31, 2012

From the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Click here to read the technical briefing.

Nalcor Energy releases its 2011 Environmental Performance Report

June 7, 2012

Churchill Falls Fire Departments donation gives Mary’s Harbour, Labrador one more way to save lives.

June 6, 2012

Nalcor Energy highlights its five year performance at its 2012 Annual General Meeting

June 5, 2012

Nalcor Energy releases its 2011 Business and Financial Report

May 31, 2012

Media Statement: Nalcor responds to questions raised about the EIS for the Labrador-Island Transmission Link

May 24, 2012

Nalcor Energy talks Muskrat Falls and transmission across the province.

April 27, 2012

Read the news release or view the advertisement.

Acts of Kindness – employees support the community: Nalcor Energy employees lend a helping hand during National Volunteer Week.

April 24, 2012

Nalcor Energy awards contracts for preliminary work on the Muskrat Falls generating site.

April 20, 2012

Nalcor Energy submits Environmental Impact Statement for Labrador-Island Transmission Link.

April 9, 2012

Nalcor Energy corrects inaccurate information on Lower Churchill Project spending.

April 3, 2012

Nalcor Energy receives Environmental Assessment release for the Lower Churchill Generation Project.

March 15, 2012

Federal and Provincial governments respond to the Joint Review Panel Report on the Lower Churchill Hydroelectric Generation Project.

March 15, 2012

Click here to read the news release from the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Government of Canada