Astoria Gas Turbines Facility is a 502.8MW gas fired power project. It is located in New York, the US. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in January 1970. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by NRG Energy with a stake of 100%.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is natural gas. In case of shortage of natural gas the plant can also run on Kerosene. The fuel is procured from Con Edison Pipeline.

The project generated 49,078MWh of electricity.

Development status

The project got commissioned in January 1970.

Contractors involved

Pratt & Whitney was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 12 gas turbines, each with 41.9MW nameplate capacity.

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