<Database Update at November 4>
Since the Chugoku Electric Power started commercial operation of the Misumi Power Station Unit 2 on November 1, JBC updated its database.
Current status of coal-fired power plants in Japan : (as of November 4)
Operating: 169 Units
Planned (including under construction): 5 Units
Retired: 3 Units
According to the release, Misumi Power Station Unit 2, capacity 1,000MW with USC, co-combust coal and approximately 10% biomass for its generation.
Release document (available only written in Japanese) （PDF)