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The Muskrat Falls Inquiry

The Muskrat Falls construction site in August 2017.
The Muskrat Falls construction site in August 2017. - Ashley Fitzpatrick

A chronological collection of the coverage provided by The Telegram since the commission of inquiry began

The Commission of Inquiry into Muskrat Falls is far from over, but reporter Ashley Fitzpatrick has already written a considerable number of stories on the subject.

To make this information a little easier to find and digest, we've compiled a chronological list all of our coverage from the inquiry in one place.

We'll be updating this as the inquiry continues, so be sure to check back often.


Muskrat Falls — That dam project (Part I)

Muskrat Falls — That dam project (Part II)

Muskrat Falls — That dam project (Part III)

ATIPPA exemption coming for Muskrat Falls Inquiry 

Parties seek standing at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Muskrat Falls inquiry commissioner makes determinations on standing

Nalcor CEO Stan Marshall scheduled for presentation at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

WEEK 1 (Sept. 17-21)

Muskrat Falls Inquiry hearings start in Labrador

Hydroelectric projects are usually more expensive than originally estimated, Oxford professor says

‘I’m not resolving land claims’: Muskrat Falls Inquiry commissioner

Inquiry witnesses speak to traditional use of river and Muskrat Falls

Inherent value in Muskrat Falls Inquiry: historian

Nalcor will meet regulatory demands: CEO

Auditors bring Muskrat Falls as ‘best option’ into question

WEEK 2 (Sept. 25-28)

Nalcor confident in Muskrat Falls decision

Questions for auditors wrap up at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Nalcor’s predictions explored at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

WEEK 3 (Oct. 1-5)

Newfoundland and Labrador not ‘going it alone,’ Williams tells Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Don’t panic over power costs, Danny Williams says at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Muskrat Falls inquiry — from ‘unacceptable’ PUB to methylmercury

Critics not convinced after Williams’ testimony

Muskrat Falls Inquiry hearings stray off topic

Muskrat Falls inquiry reschedules Indigenous leader’s testimony

Muskrat Falls Inquiry: No firm response on reservoir clearing

Natural gas not considered for Newfoundland and Labrador power, engineer tells Muskrat Falls Inquiry

WEEK 4 (Oct. 9-12)

Wade Locke regrets 2012 presentation

Concerned Citizens face grilling at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Labrador activist repeats concerns at Muskrat Fall Inquiry

Independent analyst completes testimony at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

WEEK 5 (Oct. 15-19)

Two more people added at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Former Nalcor board members say at Muskrat Falls Inquiry that they don’t recall risk assessment

Question get personal at Muskrat Falls inquiry

Muskrat Falls schedule was 'highly unlikely', cost overrun likely: consultant

Movement of information becomes issue at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

WEEK 6 (Oct. 22-26)

Nalcor-government relationship was complicated: lawyer

Regulator’s oversight was needed on Muskrat Falls project, business professor says

Public Utilities Board stymied by Nalcor, lawyer tells Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Government bullied PUB, Andy Wells tells Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Muskrat Falls Inquiry witness describes loan guarantee benefit

WEEK 7 (Oct. 29-Nov. 2)

Manitoba Hydro didn't weight Muskrat Falls project's business case

Changes to report scrutinized at Muskrat Falls In quiry

Wasn't aware of high-risk schedule, Nalcor CFO tells Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Nalcor CFO describes being pressured

Former Newfoundland and Labrador minister speaks to ‘commitment letter’

WEEK 8 (Nov. 5-9)

Finance didn’t review estimates: former Newfoundland and Labrador deputy minister

Natural gas evidence missing, engineer suggests at Muskrat Falls Inquiry

Finance minister knew staff concerns, Muskrat Falls Inquiry hears

Muskrat Falls project team acknowledged plan was ‘aggressive’

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