Kendal Power Station
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Kendal power station is a 4,116-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Mpumalanga, South Africa.
The map below shows the location of the plant, near Kendal, Nkangala District, Mpumalanga.
Background on Plant
The Kendal Power Station is a coal-fired station owned by the South African publicly-owned electricity utility Eskom.
The power station has an installed capacity of 4,116 megawatts (MW) installed capacity comprising 6 X 686 MW units. The power station is located at Witbank, Mpumalanga.
- Sponsor: Eskom
- Parent company: Eskom
- Location: Kendal, Nkangala District, Mpumalanga, South Africa
- Coordinates: -26.0902853, 28.9687965 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross capacity: 4,116 MW (Units 1-6: 686 MW)
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 1988-93
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Articles and Resources
- Eskom, "Generations Plant Mix Revision 8", May 2008.