NewGen Kwinana power station is a 320MW gas fired power project. It is located in Western Australia, 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. The project construction commenced in 2006 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in October 2008. Buy the profile here.
The project was developed by Shell Energy Operations and is currently owned by NewGen Power Kwinana Partnership with a stake of 100%.
It is a CCGT with Cogen power plant that is used for Baseload. The fuel is procured from Dampier to Bunbury Natural Gas Pipeline.
The project cost is $400m.
The project construction commenced in 2006 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in October 2008.
Power purchase agreement
The power generated from the project is sold to Western Power under a power purchase agreement for a period of 25 years.
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 1 unit of COMAX steam turbine with 160MW nameplate capacity.
GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Gas fired project. The company provided 1 unit of GT13E2 gas turbine with 160MW nameplate capacity.
GE Power supplied TOPAIR electric generator for the project.
GE Power supplied steam boiler 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.