Toyohashi Akemi power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Japancoal}}Toyohashi Akemi power station is a 147-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Toyohashi, Japan. A further 135 MW has been proposed.


The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is located in in Toyohashi, Aichi-ken

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Background on Plant

The plant went into operation in 2000.[1] In May 2016 a second 135-MW unit was listed as being in the planning stage as part of a stranded assets report by the University of Oxford.[2] As of May 2019 there has been no further news about this second unit and it appears to be shelved.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Akemi Hatsuden
  • Location: Toyohashi, Aichi-ken, Japan
  • Coordinates:  34.7035001, 137.3142958 (approximate)
  • Status: Unit 1: Operating; Unit 2: Shelved
  • Gross Capacity: Unit 1: 147 MW; Unit 2: 135 MW
  • Type:  Supercritical
  • In service: 2000
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Articles and resources


  1. "List of coal-fired power plants in Japan," Electric Power Industry Handbook, 2012 edition.
  2. Stranded Assets and Thermal Coal in Japan, Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment, May 2016

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