New Plymouth Power Station construction, forced draught fans

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08 Aug 1974
View of the forced draught fans, New Plymouth Power Station construction site, Port Taranaki, New Plymouth. The room is full of scaffolding and several construction workers are pictured in the space. The first unit of the New Plymouth Power Station was commissioned in February 1974. The power station used natural gas and heavy fuel oil as its primary fuel. Plant operation decreased from 1999 and the station was decommissioned by Contact Energy in 2008.
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