Knapton power station

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Knapton power station is a 42-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in Yorkshire County, United Kingdom.


The map below shows the location of the power station in East Knapton - Malton, Yorkshire County, United Kingdom.

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In 2019 Third Energy sold their power station to York Energy.[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: York Energy[1]
  • Parent company: Alpha Energy[1]
  • Location: East Knapton - Malton, Yorkshire County, United Kingdom
  • Coordinates: 54.1811, -0.6420 (exact)[2]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 42 MW
    • Gas-fired[3] open-cycle gas turbine[3], 42 MW[3] (start-up in 1995)[3]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 THIRD ENERGY ONSHORE SET TO BE ACQUIRED BY NEW OWNER, Insider Media, Apr 29, 2019
  2. FRESNA (FIAS Renewable Energy Systems & Network Analysis) version 4.1 (July 2019)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 Digest of UK Energy Statistics (DUKES) United Kingdom Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy