Media Releases

Fortnightly Under 40 – Profiles of Rising Stars

Keith Barrett, Newfoundland Power, Manager of takeCHARGE Energy Conservation was recognized by Public Utilities Fortnightly as a rising stars in the North American utility industry, under 40 years of age. The publication celebrated individuals who are creating new tools or strategies to better serve their colleagues and communities. Ninety nominees were highlighted, representing 38 industry… Read more

takeCHARGE recognized with Two ENERGY STAR® Awards

Each year, ENERGY STAR® Canada recognizes business and organizations for their outstanding contributions to saving energy. The awards recognize utilities, manufacturers, retailers, associations, homebuilders and buildings that have demonstrated excellence in offering Canadian consumers the most energy-efficient products and technology available on the market. Award winners earn the prized recognition of being the best in… Read more

Announcing the 2021 School Contest Winners

takeCHARGE, a joint partnership between Newfoundland Power and Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (Hydro), is pleased to announce the winners of the 8th annual Kids in Charge (K-I-C Start) school contest. The aim of the province wide contest is to raise awareness about the importance of saving energy among students. Students in kindergarten to grade twelve… Read more

Our Human Energy – Kaitie Collins

Kaitie Collins is a takeCHARGE Energy Conservation Specialist with Newfoundland Power. takeCHARGE is a joint partnership between the province’s two utilities, Newfoundland Power and Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro. Through programs and education, Kaitie helps customers manage their electricity use. She is a full-on efficiency enthusiast, bringing unbridled passion to the gig. “A big part of… Read more