Soma Core power station
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Soma Core power station is a proposed 112-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.
The satellite photo below shows the location of the plant in Soma city, Fukushima prefecture, Japan.
Background on Plant
According to the project EIA, a private joint development company in the city of Soma is developing a 112 MW coal- and biomass-fired plant for the Soma core industrial park. Construction is planned for August 2015, and operations by March 2018.
In February 2019 Soma Kyodo announced that the coal-fired was cancelled and that a biomass-fired plant might be developed instead by Nippon Energy Patners.
- Sponsor: Soma Kyodo Jikahatsu Kaihatsu godo kaisha
- Parent Company: Soma Kyodo Jikahatsu Kaihatsu godo kaisha
- Location: Soma city, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan
- Coordinates: 37.831844, 140.940642 (exact)
- Status: Cancelled
- Gross Capacity: 112 MW
- Type: Subcritical
- Projected in service: 2018
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Articles and resources
- EIA, Feb 17, 2015
- "The thermal power plant planning new company founded in Soma, to '17 running," 47 News, May 27, 2014
- 石炭火力発電の最新状況 2基稼動・1基中止・2基停止が明らかに～条例アセスは一定の歯止めにはなるも、木質バイオマスへのシフトを加速～, Kiko Network, Feb. 21, 2019