Australian coal-fired power plant closure announcements in 2017

Last Modified: Tue Jul 04 2017 13:49:43 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 23
    coal fired power plants are currently in operation across Australia.
  • ? MW
    combined generation capacity of all the plants.
  • 10
    coal-fired power plants have closed in Australia since 2012.
  • 2,000 MW
    Liddell Power Station - comprising 4 units of 500 MW each - will be closed by 2022 according to owner/operation AGL Energy.
  • 2,640 MW
    Bayswater Power Station - comprising 4 units of 660 MW each - will be closed by 2035 according to owner/operation AGL Energy.