Energy: NB Power has agreed to hold off on increase until proposed deal finalized, minister says

Jack Keir speaks to the public at an information session in Quispamsis about the Memorandum of Understanding between NB Power and Hydro-Quebec in this file photo. The minister said Tuesday that NB Power has agreed to delay a three-per-cent rate hike scheduled for April 1 to give the government to finalize the deal.