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5 October 2012

AIMS to release commentary on the Muskrat Falls project

HALIFX, NS– The Atlantic Institute for Market Studies (AIMS) will release a new commentary, The Muskrat Falls Hydro Project: Opportunities and Risks, on Tuesday, October 9th.

The commentary, written by energy consultant Gordon L. Weil, finds that although the Muskrat Falls project would be significant for the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, there are substantial risks.

The report will be made live on the AIMS website at 9:00 A.M. (ATL) on Tuesday, October 9th.

It can be found online at


For more information contact:

Charles Cirtwill
President and CEO
Atlantic Institute for Market Studies
(902) 489-7699