Matimba Coal Power Plant close to Ellisras, Limpopo Province, South Africa, is a coal-fired power plant operated by Eskom.

The Matimba Coal Power Plant consists of six 665MW units with a total install capacity of 3,990MW. Turbine Maximum Continuous Rating is 35.60%.

Matimba Coal Power Plant is fueled by the Grootegeluk open cast mine on the Waterberg Coalfield with about 14.6 million tons of coal a year via a conveyor system. The mine is also contracted to supply the new Medupi Power Station.

Matimba Power Station
Location Limpopo, South Africa
Coordinates Coordinates: 23°40′06″S 27°36′38″E / 23.66846°S 27.61062°E / -23.66846; 27.61062
Owner Eskom
Fuel Coal
Turbines 6
Installed capacity 3,990 Megawatt
Matimba Power Station is located in South Africa