Matimba Power Station is a 3,690MW coal fired power project. It is located in Limpopo, South Africa. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1981 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1986.
|Project Type||Total Capacity (MW)||Active Capacity (MW)||Pipeline Capacity (MW)||Project Status||Project Location||Project Developer||Thermal||3,690||3,690||–||Active||Limpopo, South Africa|
The project is currently owned by Eskom Holdings SOC.
It is a steam turbine power plant that is used for Baseload. The fuel is procured from grootegeluk colliery.
The project construction commenced in 1981 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1986.
GE Power was selected as the turbine supplier for the Coal fired project. The company provided 6 steam turbines, each with 615MW nameplate capacity.
GE Power supplied Hydrogen Cooled electric generator for the project.
Actom supplied steam boiler for the project.
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