N.L. Hydro confirms Muskrat Falls schedule 'not achievable,' with completion date now uncertain

N.L. Hydro confirms Muskrat Falls schedule 'not achievable,' with completion date now uncertain

N.L. Hydro confirms Muskrat Falls schedule 'not achievable,' with completion date now uncertain Ongoing glitches with Labrador-Island Link software means project won't be completed by Nov. 26 The plan to complete the troubled Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project by Nov. 26 is no longer possible because of ongoing problems with its specialized computer software, and N.L. Hydro says it's waiting on word from one of its contractors before setting a new target date for completion. That means it's unclear whether Muskrat Falls electricity will be available for Newfoundland's power grid this winter, though N.L. Hydro officials say the oil-fired power generating station at Holyrood is available to meet the demand, with the plan to keep the aging and carbon-emitting facility in service until 2023. In an Oct. 7 letter to Newfoundland …
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