Coryton power station

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Coryton power station is a 800-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Essex County, United Kingdom.


The map below shows the location of the power station in Coryton, Essex County, United Kingdom.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Intergen NV[1]
  • Parent company: Sev.en Energy and China Huaneng Group/Yudean Guandong Group[2]
  • Location: Coryton, Essex County, United Kingdom
  • Coordinates: 51.5119, 0.5079 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 800 MW
    • Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[1], 800 MW[1] (start-up in 2002)[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. Who We Are | InterGen
  3. Global Energy Observatory ID 2781, accessed January 2020