Media Releases

takeCHARGE Announces Annual Make the Switch Program

2020 Request for Proposals A key focus of Newfoundland Power and Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro’s takeCHARGE program is to provide customers with information, tools and programs to help them be more energy efficient and reduce electricity costs. As part of the Make the Switch giveaway, takeCHARGE has provided LED light bulbs to over 40 non-profit… Read more


Each year, ENERGY STAR Canada recognizes organizations who have demonstrated particular excellence. The awards recognize manufacturers, retailers and utilities 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 their class—and use of a special ENERGY… Read more

takeCHARGE Announces 2020 K-I-C Start School Contest Winners

takeCHARGE, a joint partnership between Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro (Hydro) and Newfoundland Power, is pleased to announce the winners of this years’ 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