Stanwell Power Station is a 1,460MW coal fired power project. It is located in Queensland, Australia. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 1993.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,460 1,460 Active Queensland, Australia


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

It is a steam turbine power plant that is used for Baseload. The fuel is procured from Curragh Mine.

The project generated 7,606,000MWh of electricity.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in 1993.

Power Purchase Agreement

The power generated from the project is sold to National Electricity Market under a power purchase agreement.

Contractors Involved

Hitachi was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 4 steam turbines, each with 365MW nameplate capacity.

Hitachi supplied electric generator for the project.

Mitsubishi Power supplied steam boiler for the project.

Lendlease and UGL were contracted to render operations & maintenance services for the project.


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