Colongra Power Station is a 667MW dual-fuel fired power project. It is located in New South Wales, 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 December 2009. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Snowy Hydro 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 Oil. The fuel is procured from Sydney Newcastle pipeline.

The project cost is $500m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in December 2009.

Contractors involved

GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Dual-Fuel fired project. The company provided 4 units of GT13E2 gas turbines, each with 166.75MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

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