Blackburn Mill power station

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Blackburn Mill power station is a 60-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Lancashire County, United Kingdom.


The map below shows the location of the power station in Blackburn, Lancashire County, United Kingdom.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Drax Group plc[1]
  • Parent company: Drax Group plc[2]
  • Location: Blackburn, Lancashire County, United Kingdom
  • Coordinates: 53.7182, -2.5372 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 60 MW
    • Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[1], 60 MW[1] (start-up in 2011)[1]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 Digest of UK Energy Statistics (DUKES) United Kingdom Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
  2. Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) 549300YPSNTXR4ZHSR98 Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation, accessed January 2020
  3. Google Maps accessed January 2020