Chickerell power station

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Chickerell power station is an operating power station of at least 45-megawatts (MW) in Weymouth, Dorset, United Kingdom.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Chickerell power station Weymouth, Dorset, United Kingdom 50.6236, -2.4891 (exact)[1]

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1: 50.62357, -2.48907

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating[2] gas[2] 45 MW[3] gas turbine[2] no - -

CHP is an abbreviation for Combined Heat and Power. It is a technology that produces electricity and thermal energy at high efficiencies. Coal units track this information in the Captive Use section when known.

Table 3: Unit-level ownership and operator details

Unit name Owner Parent
Unit 1 SSE Thermal Ltd SSE PLC

Articles and Resources


  1. Archived from the original on 2022-11-13. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Archived from the original on 2022-11-08. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. "Chickerell - SSE Thermal". Archived from the original on July 9, 2022. Retrieved July 13, 2022.

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