Maizuru power station
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The Maizuru power station is an 1,800-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Kansai region, Japan.
The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is located in Matsuura City, Japan.
Background on Plant
Maizuru is a 2 x 900 MW supercritical coal plant in Kyoto. Unit 1 began operating in 2004, and unit 2 in 2010. Coal is imported at an attached port.
Project Details of expansion
- Sponsor: Kansai Electric Power
- Parent Company: Kansai Electric Power
- Location: Chitose, Maizuru, Kyōto city, Kansai region, Japan
- Coordinates: 35.52541, 135.3430139 (exact)
- Status: Operating
- Gross Capacity: 1,800 MW (Units 1&2: 900 MW)
- Type: Supercritical
- In service: 2004 (Unit 1), 2010 (Unit 2)
- Coal Type:
- Coal Source: Imported
- Source of financing:
Articles and resources
- "Maizuru Supercritical Coal Power Plant Japan," GEO, accessed Jan 2016