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About Us

We've been Nova Scotia's primary electricity provider since the early 1900s.

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Who We Are

Main facts about who we are and what we do, our history, and our leadership team.

Today's Power

See real-time information about NS Power’s electricity generation – specifically renewable generation.  A series of graphs update once a day – some every hour – to give Nova Scotians a snapshot of where their electricity is coming from.

How We Make Electricity

We're working to balance the range of energy sources we use, including having 40% of Nova Scotia's electricity come from renewable sources by 2020.

How We Deliver Electricity

From power plants, wind farms and other sources through 32,000km of transmission and distribution lines to homes and businesses across Nova Scotia.

How We Operate

Learn how we operate as a regulated utility in Nova Scotia.

Our Environmental Commitments

Learn how we work to have as little impact on the environment as possible, or view our records on the emissions from the stacks of our power plants.

Electricity Rates and Regulations

View current electricity rates or read-up on some of our applications and filings with the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board (UARB).

Performance Standards

Track our performance on our quarterly Performance Standards Report Card