Thornhill power station

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Thornhill power station is a 50-megawatt (MW) gas-fired power plant in West Yorkshire County, United Kingdom.


The map below shows the location of the power station in Dewsbury, West Yorkshire County, United Kingdom.

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Project Details

  • Sponsor: E.On[1]
  • Parent company: E.On SE[2]
  • Location: Dewsbury, West Yorkshire County, United Kingdom
  • Coordinates: 53.6771, -1.6550 (exact)[3]
  • Gross generating capacity (operating): 50 MW
    • Gas-fired[4] combined cycle[1], 50 MW[1] (start-up in 1998)[3]

Articles and Resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Thornhill | Our sites - E.ON
  2. Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) 54930033NVZ42A64JU25 Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation, accessed January 2020
  3. 3.0 3.1 FRESNA (FIAS Renewable Energy Systems & Network Analysis) version 4.1 (July 2019)
  4. Digest of UK Energy Statistics (DUKES) United Kingdom Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy