News & media

Manitoba Hydro is the province’s major energy utility, providing electricity and natural gas service throughout Manitoba, Canada. Read more about us.

Media contacts

During office hours, reporters should contact Manitoba Hydro Media Relations at 204-360-3651 or email Media Relations.

On evenings and weekends – for power outage and emergency situation updates only – reporters should leave a message on our after-hours media line at 204-360-3319. The on-call spokesperson will return your call as soon as possible.

If you are not a member of the media, visit our contact us page.

News releases and articles

For corporate documents, view our publications library.

Social media

We post to and monitor our social media channels during office hours and during emergencies. Do not report outages or emergencies through social media.

Posts on our social media channels will be deleted if they contain obscenities, racism, or violent content, or publicly share our customers’ personal or account information.

We cannot address billing issues through social media. Do not publicly post personal information, such as billing details or your address.