Gladstone Power Station

Gladstone, Queensland

The Gladstone Power Station is operated by NRG Gladstone Operating Services, and contributes 1,680 megawatts (6 x 280) capacity to the Queensland power grid.

Built with great foresight and opened in 1976, the power station allowed much of the industry now based in the Gladstone region to become viable.

The station employs more than 320 local people, making it an important economic contributor to the Gladstone region. 


Operation data:


42.125% Pacific Aluminium
37.5% NRG Energy Inc
8.25% Southern Cross GPS Pty Ltd
7.125% Ryowa II GPS II Ltd
4.75% YKK GPS (Qld) Pty Ltd

Number of employees

Approximately 320 employees and contractors



Gladstone Power Station website