Lethabo Power Station
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Lethabo power station is a 3,708-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in the Free State, South Africa.
The map below shows the location of the plant, near Viljoensdrif, Fezile Dabi District, the Free State.
Background on Plant
The power station has an installed capacity of 3,708 megawatts (MW) comprising 6 X 618 MW units.
- Sponsor: Eskom
- Parent company: Eskom
- Location: Viljoensdrif, Fezile Dabi District, the Free State, South Africa
- Coordinates: -26.7420315, 27.9768917 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross capacity: 3,708 MW (Units 1-6: MW)
- Type: Subcritical
- In service: 1985-1990
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- Source of financing:
Articles and Resources
- Eskom, "Generations Plant Mix Revision 8", May 2008.