【Update】41 coal-fired power plants with combined capacity of 17,646MW are under planning in Japan.


We have updated our list of domestic coal-fired power plants that are slated to be built, under the bidding process and that have been shutdown. There are plans for 3 new plants which brings the total to 41 and a combined capacity of 17,646MW. Please check back with us for updates!

This list is updated monthly.The Newest one is on Additional information page.

“List of coal power plant plants, bids, shutdown”

(Research by Kiko Network, * last updated March 16th , 2015)


■March 16th Updates


<New plan>

・No.4 Chugoku Electric Power,Hiroshima Gas

・No.37,38 Kansai Electric Power,Marubeni

<Update of company name, status>

・No.9 Monbetsu Biomass Electric

<Update of location, status, operation start year>

・No.11 Marubeni

<Update of status,operation start year>

・No.18 ABL

<Update of company name>

・No.19 Airwater & Energia Power

<Update of operation start year>

・No.23 Tokyo Electric Power (Nakoso)

・No.24 Tokyo Electric Power(Hirono)

・No.31 Kyushu  Electric Power

<Update of capacity>

・No.33 Chubu Electric Power

<Update of capacity, operation start year>

・No.36 Chugoku Electric Power

<Update of company name, location, operation start year>

・No.39,40 Yamaguchi Ube Power