Nova Scotia man hopes to save the Lower Churchill

Bruno Marcocchio, of Nova Scotia, is attending the environmental assessment hearings for the Lower Churchill Project in Goose Bay, with hopes of saving the Lower Churchill River. Marcocchio says the power generated from the Lower Churchill is not necessary, noting the project will cost billions of dollars and cause power rates in the province to go up. He says this is another political dream by a politician that’s going to bankrupt taxpayers in Newfoundland and Labrador for the next 50 years, similar to Joey’s fantasy regarding the Upper Churchill.

Get our weekly newsletter for in-depth reporting and analysis delivered straight to your inbox. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time. Have a question? Contact us or review our privacy policy for more information.

 

Sign up for our weekly Indygestion newsletter

 

Sign up for the Indygestion newsletter

Each Saturday, we'll deliver a recap of all our in-depth reporting and analysis from the week.

Our donors make it possible.


Newfoundland and Labrador’s premiere outlet for progressive ideas is only possible with your support. Will you join us?

This site uses cookies to provide you with a great user experience. By continuing to use this website, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy.

Scroll to Top