Cottam Development Centre power station

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Cottam Development Centre power station is a 445-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Nottinghamshire County, United Kingdom.


The map below shows the location of the power station in Retford, Nottinghamshire County, United Kingdom.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: Uniper UK ltd[1]
  • Parent company: Uniper SE[2]
  • Location: Retford, Nottinghamshire County, United Kingdom
  • Coordinates: 53.3051, -0.7858 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 445 MW
    • Gas-fired[1] combined cycle[1], 445 MW[1] (start-up in 1998)[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. StackPath
  3. Global Energy Observatory ID 2788, accessed January 2020