Lerwick Power Station

The main power supply for is provided by Lerwick Power Station, located in Gremista, 2 kilometres northwest of town centre. This is the principal source of electrical energy for Shetland, however currently about 20 MWe is provided by the Sullom Voe Terminal power station which comprises 4 x 23 MWe Gas Turbines, the future of which is uncertain.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
in the centre of , , is an artillery fort, roughly five sided, with… is situated 1 mile southeast of Lerwick Power Station. Photo: Lrs1572, CC BY-SA 2.0 de.

Archaeological site
The is a large, well-preserved but restored broch in in , Scotland. is situated 1¼ miles south of Lerwick Power Station. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.

Town hall
is a municipal building located in central , , Scotland. is situated 1 mile southeast of Lerwick Power Station. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Public building
The is a 280-capacity venue in , , Scotland, with a sprung proscenium stage with fixed raked seating. is situated 1 mile southeast of Lerwick Power Station.

Localities in the Area

is the largest town and capital of the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a village in the . It was the capital of these islands until 1708 when Lerwick became capital. Photo: Hajotthu, CC BY 3.0.

is a small village on in the Shetland Islands in . is situated 5 miles southwest of Lerwick Power Station. Photo: Shimgray, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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