What Happened?

We update this page for RECENT major outages and update it when they have been restored. We use our Twitter feed to provide updates on a more frequent basis. Visit our Twitter page and follow us for updates: https://twitter.com/notlhydro


January 9, 2018 Resolved

There is an outage on Lakeshore Road area due to a blown fuse. Crews are dispatched and the issue should…

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March 6, 2017 Resolved

Outages were primarily caused by fallen trees and several broken poles. Up to 15 trees/branches fell on lines causing outages…

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June 17, 2016 Resolved

There were two power outages on Friday at exactly the same time. Both were caused by faulty lightning arresters. The…

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March 4, 2016 Resolved

An outage lasting from approximately 10am to 2pm occurred and affected all customers in Niagara on the Lake. The outage…

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March 2, 2016 Resolved

Outage affecting about 180 customers in the York Road area lasted approximately 4 hours due to a pole fire.

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February 29, 2016 Resolved

An outage occurred due to tree contact on a main feeder line. This widespread outage was restored at 3:35pm.

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August 28, 2015 Resolved

Customers in Virgil, Glendale, Lakeshore, Queenston and some rural areas lost power on Friday night at around 10.45pm. Cause of…

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June 24, 2015 Resolved

About 1,200 customers of Niagara-on-the-Lake Hydro were without power for up to 2½ hours on the evening of Wednesday, June…

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Dec 24, 2014 to Jan 1, 2015 Outages Resolved

Wednesday, Dec.24, 2014 :  11:15 pm – 3:30 am Con.6 area : 18 customers – replaced faulty switch and arrestor…

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