Battle River Natural Gas Power Plant is a 385MW gas fired power project. It is located in Alberta, Canada. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1981.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 385 385 Active Alberta, Canada Atco Power


The project was developed by ATCO Power and is currently owned by Heartland Generation with a stake of 100%.

It is a Steam Turbine power plant.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1981.

Contractors Involved

SNC-Lavalin Group was selected to render EPC services for the gas fired power project.

Mitsubishi Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 1 steam turbine with 385MW nameplate capacity.

Mitsubishi Power supplied electric generator for the project.

GE Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

About ATCO Power

ATCO Power Ltd (ATCO Power), subsidiary of ATCO Ltd, is an energy company that develops, constructs, owns, manages, and operates independent power generation plants. It operates coal-fired thermal generating plants, hydroelectric plants, cogeneration plants, combined-cycle plants and open-cycle plants. The company offers power solutions such as commercial and industrial power marketing, sales and distributed generation. ATCO Power also offers transmission and distribution services. It serves industrial businesses, including production facilities, petrochemicals, large energy companies, oil services, forestry and manufacturing. The company operates across Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Mexico and Australia. ATCO Power is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.


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