LAND OF THE RISING SUN AND OFFSHORE WIND
This report, released by Carbon Tracker, Institute for Future Initiatives University of Tokyo, and CDP Japan, shows that there are concerns that coal-fired power plants currently planned and operating in Japan may become stranded assets. The cost reduction of renewable energy in 2025 will lead to a reduction in the capacity factor and electricity charges of coal-fired power plants.
Full Report: LAND OF THE RISING SUN AND OFFSHORE WIND (PDF)
Carbon Tracker, CDP, Institute for Future Initiatives The University of Tokyo
Published: October 2019