Stratford Gas Turbine Power Plant is a 200MW gas fired power project. It is located in Taranaki, New Zealand. 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 2011. Buy the profile here.


The project is currently owned by Contact Energy.

It is a Gas Turbine power plant that is used for Peakload.

The project generated 528,000MWh of electricity. The project cost is $250m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2011.

Contractors involved

UGL 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 2 units of LMS100 gas turbines, each with 100MW nameplate capacity.

GE Power supplied electric generator for the project.

For more details on Stratford Gas Turbine Power Plant, buy the profile here.


GlobalData, the leading provider of industry intelligence, provided the underlying research used to produce this article.

This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.