Muskrat Falls

NEED FOR POLLUTION CONTROLS AT HOLYROOD A CASE OF FRAUDALENT MISREPRESENTATION

Nalcor (Hydro) and Government possessed an extensive set of air quality data allowing them to fully understand the situation. They also had consultant advice to adopt low-sulphur fuels rather than install pollution control systems. Despite that, they chose to cover up the facts and present the story of highest possible costs.

THE LABRADOR ISLAND LINK IS “SUNK COST”

We should be worried that GNL will double down as big problems persist and costs continue to rise on Soldier’s Pond and the LIL,...

MUSKRAT FALLS: The Millstone Reaches A Major Milestone

Guest Post by PlanetNLPlanetNL41: The Millstone Reaches A Major Milestone PPA Payments Commenced; Capital Cost Understated; 2022 May Get RoughA letter sent to the Public Utilities Board from NL...

MUSKRAT FALLS AN UNMITIGATED DISASTER

Guest Post by David VardyRecent news reports have disclosed that the November 26, 2021 completion date for Muskrat Falls will not be achieved. No target...

DANNY WILLIAMS: Bottom Feeders and Naysayers

Guest Post by Ron PenneyOn September 15th, Memorial hosted a conference on the “Economic snd Fiscal Trajectory of Newfoundland”.  I took a miss once I saw the...

NALCOR ANNUAL REPORT: THE BAD NEWS STAN MARSHALL FAILED TO RAISE

Guest Post by PlanetNL PlanetNL35: Nalcor 2020 Annual Report Released A Document in Search of Good News It was a foul day outside so what is a...

MORE “INCIDENTS” ON LIL PILE ON COSTS AND POWER INSECURITY

A new “Major Incident Announcement”, reported internally at Nalcor and, otherwise to the PUB, reports additional damages to the Labrador Island Link transmission line (TL). It...

ICE DAMAGE TO 8 TOWERS ON THE LIL; NALCOR/POLITICIANS QUIET

A Nalcor communication memo dated January 27 describes damage to “a small section of the electrode line” on Transmission Towers located on the Labrador Island Link...