Lakeview Generating Station

From Global Energy Monitor

Lakeview Generating Station was an eight-unit, 2,400-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.[1] The plant was retired in 2005.


The satellite photo below shows the former location of the plant in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.

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The plant's eight units were brought online between 1962 and 1969 and, at 2,400 MW, the plant was believed to be the largest in the world in the early 1970s. Four units were idled and the plant became a peaking plant in the 1990s. The plant was retired in 2005.[2]

Project Details

  • Owner: Ontario Power
  • Parent Company: Ontario Power
  • Plant Nameplate Capacity: 2,400 MW (8 x 300 MW)
  • In-Service Dates: 1962-1969; all units retired in 2005
  • Location: Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
  • GPS Coordinates: 43.571111, -79.55166749
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Coal Consumption:
  • Coal Source:
  • Number of Employees: 430

Articles and resources


  1. Lakeview Generating Station, Wikipedia, Jun. 1, 2020
  2. Lakeview Generating Station Is Demolished, Toronto City News, Jun. 28, 2007

External links

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