CKI Lamma power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Chinacoal}}CKI Lamma power station (香港電燈南丫發電廠) is a 2,000-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.


The map below shows the location of the plant, on Lamma Island, in Islands District, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

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Background on Plant

CKI Lamma power station is an eight-unit coal-fired power plant with a total capacity of 2,500 MW. The plant was completed between 1982 and 1997, and is owned by Cheung Kong Infrastructure.[1]

Units 1 & 2 of 250 MW each were retired in 2017 and 2018, respectively.[2]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: HK Electric
  • Parent company: Power Assets Holdings, Cheung Kong Infrastructure, CK Hutchison Holdings
  • Location: Lamma Island, Islands District, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China
  • Coordinates: 22.2188909, 114.1082183 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 2,000 MW (Unit 3: 250 MW; Units 4-8: 350 MW)
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start year: 1982-84 (Units 1-3); 1987-88 (Units 4 & 5); 1992-97 (Units 6-8)
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  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. Lamma Power Station, Wikipedia, accessed Sept. 2015.
  2. Annual Report, Power Assets Holdings, 2018

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