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Applications are now open for the 2019 apprentice and trainee intake at Tarong Power Station and Meandu Mine, with Stanwell calling on the South Burnett community to take up the chance to join one of the region’s biggest employers. Stanwell Corporation Limited (Stanwell) and Downer have teamed up to present an information session about the… Read More

Stanwell Power Station provides a reliable and flexible supply of electricity which is needed to support ongoing growth in renewable energy. Acting Stanwell Power Station Site Manager Angie Zahra said the power station played an important role in helping the market transition to lower carbon energy. “The falling cost of new renewable energy means it… Read More

Stanwell Corporation Limited (Stanwell) will go out to tender for a new mining operations agreement at Meandu Mine to commence in July 2020. Meandu Mine Site Manager Dan Redman said the energy market was undergoing a radical transformation and Stanwell’s primary focus was to ensure the long-term future of the Tarong power stations. “As with… Read More

Water levels of the Kuranda Weir have been increasing towards normal levels since 7.30 am today (Thursday), after a technical malfunction caused water levels to drop to 2.8m early this morning. This reduced Barron River water levels upstream of the weir. On Wednesday evening the water level in the weir was reduced in order to… Read More

Stanwell has not made any formal decision to withdraw Mackay Gas Turbine from service. The unit was commissioned in 1975. It is the highest cost peaking generator in Queensland and uses diesel oil for fuel. It was originally built to provide black start capability to Collinsville Power Station which was decommissioned in 2012. At that… Read More