AGL announces Newcastle gas-fired power plant to replace the Liddell power station

AGL announces Newcastle gas-fired power plant to replace the Liddell power station

Posted April 26, 2018 19:47:25 AGL has released details for a gas-fired power plant in New South Wales, as part of its plans to replace the aging Lidell coal-fired station and move towards cleaner energy. The company said it was investing up to $400 million in the 252-megawatt facility to …

Josh Frydenberg lobbies AGL board to force Liddell power plant sale | Australia news

The energy minister, Josh Frydenberg, has all but confirmed he had personally lobbied board members of AGL Energy in an effort to force a sale of the ageing Liddell power plant. Sources have told Guardian Australia Frydenberg has been calling individual board members in an effort to crash through management …

AGL chief determined to turn Liddell into renewables hub | Business

The AGL chief executive, Andy Vesey, says he plans to “fully execute” his vision of transforming the Liddell coal-fired power station into a renewables hub, saying it will bring cheaper, greener and more reliable energy, while providing quality, long-term jobs for decades. Vesey left little doubt about his desired future …

Turnbull Government pressures AGL to sell Liddell power station to Alinta

Turnbull Government pressures AGL to sell Liddell power station to Alinta

Updated April 05, 2018 08:57:00 Photo: AGL plans on closing the Liddell station but the Turnbull Government is intent on keeping it running. (ABC News: Kerrin Thomas) Related Story: Morrison, Abbott at odds over cost of power from old and new coal plants Related Story: Alinta Energy approaches AGL to …

Alinta Energy approaches AGL to buy ageing Liddell power station in the NSW Hunter Valley

Alinta Energy approaches AGL to buy ageing Liddell power station in the NSW Hunter Valley

Updated April 04, 2018 11:48:54 Power company Alinta Energy has confirmed it is interested in buying the NSW Hunter Valley’s ageing Liddell power plant. It is currently owned by AGL, which plans to close the coal-fired facility in Muswellbrook in 2022. AGL has faced pressure from the Federal Government to …