Mighty River Power reports highest availability of geothermal plants in history

Exterior of 100MW geothermal power plant of Mighty River Power at Kawerau, New Zealand (source: Wikimedia/ creative commons)
Alexander Richter 20 Jan 2016

New Zealand based Mighty River Power reports its highest ever quarter of geothermal power generation with an availability of its plants at 98%.

In its quarterly reporting, New Zealand based Mighty River Power has not only released financial data, but also proudly announced that its geothermal plants have been available for 98% of the quarter ending December 31, 2015.

This strong geothermal performance, so MRP, represents the “highest-ever quarter of geothermal generation, up 12% on the prior comparable period (pcp), to 728 GWh.

Source: Mighty River Power release via