NTPC generates power for the communities of Yellowknife and Hay River/Enterprise but does not distribute the power.  If we experience an outage in generating power we will provide information on this page.  If there is a problem with the distribution of power then you must contact Northland Utilities for further information.  NTPC does not service the communities of: Fort Providence, Trout Lakes, Kakisa, Wekweeti.

Unplanned OutagesOutages

    There are currently no Unplanned outages. If you are experiencing an outage let us know.

Planned OutagesOutages

  • Colville Lake -
    Apr 19, 2019 - 7:00 AM

    Full Community Power OutageCause: Planned maintenanceStatus: Planned maintenanceEstimated Length: 0 to 1 hours
    Outage Notes:


    Colville Lake

    April 19th to April 21st 2019


    NTPC wishes to advise the residents of Colville Lake that
    there may be possible intermittent power outages beginning Friday, April
    19th 2019 until Sunday, April 21st 2019.  These will be intermittent during the day only
    from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.

    Outages will affect the whole town. These are not all-day outages; power
    may go out for a few minutes and then come back on.


    These outages are
    required to safely allow critical maintenance at the local plant.

    Any questions or
    concerns can be directed to NTPC at 1-855-575-6872.

    NTPC appreciates your co-operation and apologizes for any inconvenience.

    Please turn off lights and unplug electronics in preparation for power restoration.
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