Braemar Power Station is a 502MW gas fired power project. It is located in Queensland, Australia. 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 August 2006. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Shell Energy Operations and is currently owned by Alinta Energy with a stake of 100%.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant that is used for Peakload. 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 Coal Seam Gas. The fuel is procured from Gas pipeline in Queensland between Condamine and Braemar.

The project cost is $829.199m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in August 2006.

Contractors involved

GE Power was selected to render engineering procurement construction services for the gas fired power project.

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 3 units of GT13E2 gas turbines.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

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About Shell Energy Operations

Shell Energy Operations Pty Ltd (Shell Energy), formerly ERM Power Ltd, is an energy company, which carries out electricity generation and retailing. It also provides energy management solutions for businesses and industries which include assessment, design, supply, installation, and support. The company’s energy solutions products and services include lighting and energy efficiency software and data analytics to the existing and new customer base. It also offers services such as electrical usage reports, personal account management, billing, market information, green energy services, and network tariff reviews. Shell Energy operates gas-fired peaking power stations in Western Australia and Queensland. The company also sells electricity in several markets in the US. It is a subsidiary of Shell Energy Australia Pty Ltd. Shell Energy is headquartered in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.


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