Exeter power station

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Exeter power station is an operating power station of at least 50-megawatts (MW) in Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom.


Table 1: Project-level location details

Plant name Location Coordinates (WGS 84)
Exeter power station Exeter, Devon, United Kingdom 50.706545, -3.524292 (exact)[1]

The map below shows the exact location of the power station.

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Unit-level coordinates (WGS 84):

  • Unit 1: 50.706545, -3.524292

Project Details

Table 2: Unit-level details

Unit name Status Fuel(s) Capacity (MW) Technology CHP Start year Retired year
Unit 1 operating[2] fossil gas - natural gas[3] 50[3] gas turbine[3]

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
Unit 1 Rockland Capital [100.0%]


Whitetower Energy sold the Exeter plant, along with four other gas plants, to Rockland Capital in 2019.[4]

Articles and Resources


  1. https://web.archive.org/web/20220520160725/https://www.naes.com/company/locations/?lt=plant&country=GB. Archived from the original on 20 May 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. https://web.archive.org/web/20200514010918/https://www.group.rwe/nl-NL/ons-portfolio/onze-vestigingen/ocgt-fleet. {{cite web}}: Check |archive-url= value (help); Missing or empty |title= (help)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 https://web.archive.org/web/20221127150340/https://rocklandcapital.com/natural-gas-simple-cycle/. Archived from the original on 27 November 2022. {{cite web}}: Missing or empty |title= (help)
  4. Portfolio, Rockland Capital, accessed Apr 14, 2021

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