Lamma Power Station

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Lamma Power Station
Lamma island chimneys.jpg
Lamma Power Station is located in Hong Kong
Lamma Power Station
Location of Lamma Power Station in Hong Kong
Country Hong Kong
Location Po Lo Tsui, Lamma Island, New Territories
Coordinates 22°13′6.51″N 114°6′28.63″E / 22.2184750°N 114.1079528°E / 22.2184750; 114.1079528Coordinates: 22°13′6.51″N 114°6′28.63″E / 22.2184750°N 114.1079528°E / 22.2184750; 114.1079528
Status Operational
Commission date 1982
Owner(s) Hongkong Electric
Power generation
Units operational
  • 3 × 250 MW (coal)
  • 5 × 350 MW (coal)
  • 1 × 55 MW (gas)
  • 4 × 125 MW (gas)
  • 1 × 345 MW (combined cycle)
  • 1 × 335 MW (gas)[1]
Nameplate capacity 3,736[2]
Lamma Power Station
Traditional Chinese 南丫發電廠

Lamma Power Station (Chinese: 南丫發電廠), informally known as Lamma Island Power Station, is a coal and gas-fired power station in Po Lo Tsui, Lamma Island, Hong Kong. With the installed capacity of 3,736 MW, the power station is the second largest coal-fired power station in Hong Kong after Castle Peak Power Station.

Built in 1982 (with several later additions) for Hongkong Electric, the station provides power to Hong Kong Island and Lamma Island. By mid-2006, the total installed capacity of the power station was 3,736 MW.

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