【Database Update】Latest status of coal-fired power plants (December 01, 2021)

Japan Beyond Coal database update:

Hirono IGCC Power GK has announced that Hirono IGCC Power Plant (543MW) began commercial operation on November 19, 2021.

Now, 166 coal power units are operating in Japan.

Current numbers

Operating: 166 Units
Planned (including under construction): 19 Units


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