Nova Scotia Power Responding to Tropical Storm Lee

Tropical storm Lee continues to batter Nova Scotia creating dangerous conditions across the province. The tropical storm force winds have brought down trees and knocked out power to over 100,000 customers as of 8:30am, many in the western part of the province (South Shore, Tri-County and Annapolis Valley) and the metro area. Winds have reached over 100km/hour in parts of the west and over 90 km/hour in downtown Halifax.

Preparing for Hurricane Lee: NS Power to Activate Emergency Operations Centre

Nova Scotia Power will be activating its Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) Friday at 12pm, (September 15) ahead of the first significant storm expected to impact Nova Scotia this hurricane season.

2 electrical engineers working on the lines

Nova Scotia Power Opens Emergency Operations Centre

Nova Scotia Power opened its Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) as of 5am Saturday morning in response to severe thunderstorms impacting parts of the province causing outages.


Nova Scotia Power awards scholarships and bursaries for 2023

NS Power is pleased to announce the recipients selected for its 2023 Scholarship and Bursary Program.

NS Power working with partners to support customers in safely returning home

Our team at NS Power continues to coordinate its response with the Department of Natural Resources & Renewables (DNRR) and Fire Command Centres to assess damage to electrical equipment from the wildfires in Tantallon and Shelburne County.

Nova Scotia Power funds award in honour of Doreen Parsons to support women in trades and technology at NSCC

Nova Scotia Power announced their funding to support the Doreen Parsons Legacy Award through the NSCC Foundation. The award supports alumni of the Women Unlimited (WU) program at the College, while honouring Doreen’s legacy as the founder and former CEO of the Women Unlimited Association.

Applications are now open for Nova Scotia Power’s 2023 scholarship and bursary program

Nova Scotian students can now apply for the NS Power 2023 Scholarship & Bursary Program.

Nova Scotia Power Crews Responding to Latest Wind Storm

Nova Scotia Power Crews Responding to Latest Wind Storm

Nova Scotia Power to Activate Emergency Operations Centre

Nova Scotia Power is opening its Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) at 10am Friday (December 23) to support response efforts ahead of the pending storm.


Nova Scotia Power crews are in the field working to restore power after high winds and heavy rain swept across the province overnight and continues this morning. The Emergency Operations Centre was activated at 8am to support the response.