The press conference today revealed how the Provincial Government will keep electricity rates from increasing as a result of Muskrat Falls. As it stands now, having electricity costs for consumers skyrocketing have been averted.
April 15, 2019
Gov NL’s Press Release
Premier Ball Releases Plan to Protect Residents from the Cost Impacts of Muskrat Falls
Today, the Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, was joined by the Honourable Siobhan Coady, Minister of Natural Resources, to release “Protecting You from the Cost Impacts of Muskrat Falls.” It is designed to protect residents from increases to electricity rates and taxes resulting from the Muskrat Falls project that would affect the cost of living.