|Tobruk Power Station|
|Thermal power station|
|Primary fuel||Heavy fuel oil|
|Nameplate capacity||130 MW|
Tobruk Power Station is a power station in Tobruk, Libya. It is located near the harbour. MW. The power station is operated by General Electricity Company of Libya (GECOL).Its nameplate electrical capacity is 130
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