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Business Risks of New Coal-fired Power Plant Projects in Japan —The Decline in Capacity Factor and Its Effect on the Business Feasibility

2017.07.01

This report examines the current status and future outlook for electricity supply and demand, and clarifies the business risks of new coal-fired power plant projects. It points out that the capacity factor of coal-fired power plants could fall significantly if the new caol-fired power plant projects are realized, or if the demand for electricity decreases.

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Made/Published by: Renewable Energy Institute

Published: September 2017