This site indicates current status of coal-fired power plants in Japan.
Proposed map/list show power plants which are listed on polpsals or under EIA process, and existing map/list show power plants which have been on commercial operation in January 2016.

Areasort descending Plant name Company / Operator Capacity (MW) Operation start date Fuel change date Status Technology type Thermal efficiency (%) Capacity factor (%)
Hokkaido Sunagawa Unit 3 Hokkaido Electric Power 125 Jun. 1977 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hokkaido Sunagawa Unit 4 Hokkaido Electric Power 125 May. 1982 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hokkaido Toutouatsuma Unit 1 Hokkaido Electric Power 350 Oct. 1980 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hokkaido Toutouatsuma Unit 2 Hokkaido Electric Power 600 Oct. 1985 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Hokkaido Toutouatsuma Unit 4 Hokkaido Electric Power 700 Jun. 2002 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Hokkaido Naie Unit1 Hokkaido Electric Power 175 May. 1968 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hokkaido Naie Unit2 Hokkaido Electric Power 175 Feb. 1970 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hokkaido IPP Nippon Paper Kushiro Nippon Paper Industries 80 Oct. 2004 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Iwate IPP Nippon-steel Kamaishi Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Co. 149 Jul. 2000 Jun. 2015 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Akita Noshiro Unit1 Tohoku Electric Power 600 May. 1993 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Akita Noshiro Unit2 Tohoku Electric Power 600 Dec. 1994 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Yamagata Sakata Kyodo Unit 1 Sakata Kyodo Power Company 350 Oct. 1977 Sep. 1984 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Yamagata Sakata Kyodo Unit 2 Sakata Kyodo Power Company 350 Oct. 1978 May. 2011 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Fukushima Shinchi Unit 2 Sakata Kyodo Power Company 1,000 Jul. 1995 2015 Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Fukushima Nakoso Unit 7 Tokiwa Kyodo Power Company 250 Oct. 1970 Unknown (2011 ?) Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Fukushima nakoso Unit 8 Joban Kyodo Power Company 600 Sep. 1983 Unknown (2011 ?) Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Fukushima Nakoso Unit 9 Joban Kyodo Power Company 600 Dec. 1983 Unknown (2011 ?) Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Fukushima Nakoso Unit 10 Joban Kyodo Power Company 250 Apr. 2013 Unknown (2011 ?) Operating Integrated gasification combined cycle (IGCC) -- --
Fukushima Haramachi Unit1 Tohoku Electric Power 1,000 Jul. 1997 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Fukushima Haramachi Unit2 Tohoku Electric Power 1,000 Jul. 1998 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Fukushima -- -- 50 -- -- Operating Unknown -- --
Fukushima Hirono, Unit 5 TEPCO Fuel & Power, 600 Jul. 2004 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Fukushima Hirono, Unit 6 TEPCO Fuel & Power, 600 Dec. 2013 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Fukushima Shinchi Unit 1 Sakata Kyodo Power Company 1,000 Jul. 1994 2015 Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Ibaraki IPP Nippon-steel Kashima Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Co. 507 Jun. 2007 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Ibaraki Hitachinaka Unit1 TEPCO Fuel & Power, 1,000 Dec. 2003 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Ibaraki Hitachinaka Unit2 TEPCO Fuel & Power, 1,000 Dec. 2013 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Kanagawa Isogo, New Unit 1 J-POWER 600 Apr. 2002 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Kanagawa Isogo, New Unit 2 J-POWER 600 Jul. 2009 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Niigata IPP Itoigawa Itoigawa Power Company 134 Jul. 2001 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- 40.0
Toyama Toyama Shinko Sekitan Unit 1 Hokuriku Electric Power Company 250 Sep. 1971 1984 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Toyama Toyama Shinkou Sekitan Unit 2 Hokuriku Electric Power Company 250 Jun. 1972 1984 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Ishikawa Nanao Ota Unit 1 Hokuriku Electric Power Company 500 Mar. 1995 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Ishikawa Nanao Ota Unit 2 Hokuriku Electric Power Company 700 Jul. 1998 Sep. 2010 Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Fukui Tsuruga Unit 1 Hokuriku Electric Power Company 500 Oct. 1991 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Fukui Tsuruga Unit 2 Hokuriku Electric Power Company 700 Sep. 2000 Jun. 2007 Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Aichi Hekinan Unit 1 Chubu Electric Power 700 Oct. 1991 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Aichi Hekinan Unit 2 Chubu Electric Power 700 Jun. 1992 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Aichi Hekinan Unit 3 Chubu Electric Power 700 Apr. 1993 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Aichi Hekinan Unit 4 Chubu Electric Power 1,000 Nov. 2001 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Aichi Hekinan Unit 5 Chubu Electric Power 1,000 Nov. 2002 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Aichi IPP Nakayama Nagoya Nakayama Nagoya power company 149 Apr. 2000 Mar. 2015 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Aichi IPP Meikai Toyohashi Meikai power company 147 Apr. 2000 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Kyoto Maizuru Unit 1 Kansai Electric Power 900 Aug. 2004 Aug. 2008 Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Kyoto Maizuru Unit 2 Kansai Electric Power 900 Aug. 2010 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Hyogo Takasago Unit 1 J-POWER 250 Jul. 1968 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hyogo Takasago Unit 2 J-POWER 250 Jan. 1969 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hyogo IPP Nippon-steel Hirohata Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Co. 133 Apr. 1999 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hyogo IPP Shinko Kobe Unit 1 Kobelco Power 700 Apr. 2002 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Hyogo IPP Shinko Kobe Unit 2 Kobelco Power 700 Apr. 2004 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Hyogo -- -- 103 -- -- Operating Unknown -- --
Shimane Misumi Unit 1 Chugoku Electric Power 1,000 Jun. 1998 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Okayama Mizushima Unit 2 Chugoku Electric Power 156 Aug. 1963 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hiroshima Takehara Unit 1 J-POWER 250 Jul. 1967 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hiroshima Takehara Unit 2 J-POWER 350 Jun. 1974 Jun. 1995 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Hiroshima Takehara Unit 3 J-POWER 700 Mar. 1983 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Hiroshima IPP Mitsubishi Rayon Otake Mitsubishi Rayon Co. 147 Nov. 2002 -- Operating Unknown -- --
Hiroshima Osaki Unit 1 Chugoku Electric Power 250 Nov. 2000 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Yamaguchi Shimonoseki Unit 1 Chugoku Electric Power 175 Mar. 1967 1980 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Yamaguchi Shin Onoda Unit 1 Chugoku Electric Power 500 Apr. 1986 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Yamaguchi Shin Onoda Unit 2 Chugoku Electric Power 500 Jan. 1987 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Yamaguchi IPP UBE Ube Industries 216 Mar. 2004 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Yamaguchi -- -- 145 -- -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Tokushima Tachibana-wan Unit 1 Shikoku Electric Power 700 Jun. 2000 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Tokushima Tachibana-wan J-POWER Unit 1 J-POWER 1,050 Jul. 2000 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Tokushima Tachibana-wan J-POWER Unit 2 J-POWER 1,050 Dec. 2000 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Ehime Saijo Unit 1 Shikoku Electric Power 156 Nov. 1965 Jul. 1983 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Ehime Saijo Unit 2 Shikoku Electric Power 250 Jun. 1970 Jan. 1984 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Ehime Niihama Nishi Unit 1 Sumitomo Joint Electric Power 75 Aug. 1959 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Ehime Niihama Nishi Unit 2 Sumitomo Joint Electric Power 75 Sep. 1962 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Ehime Niihama Nishi Unit 3 Sumitomo Joint Electric Power 150 Mar. 2008 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Ehime Niihama Higashi Unit 1 Sumitomo Joint Electric Power 27 Feb. 1969 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Ehime Niihama Higashi Unit 2 Sumitomo Joint Electric Power 3 Nov. 2006 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Ehime Nyugawa Unit 1 Sumitomo Joint Electric Power 250 Mar. 1975 Apr. 2003 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Kochi IPP Tosa Tosa Power 167 Apr. 2005 -- Operating Unknown -- --
Kochi IPP Sumitomo Osaka Cement Kochi Sumitomo Osaka Cement 61 Apr. 2005 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Kochi -- -- 61 -- -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Fukuoka Tobata Unit 2 Tobata Co-operative Thermal Power 156 Jun. 1971 Feb. 2004 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Fukuoka -- -- 175 -- -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Fukuoka Tobata Unit 5 Tobata Co-operative Thermal Power 110 Apr. 2010 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Fukuoka Tobata Unit 6 Tobata Co-operative Thermal Power 149 Apr. 1999 -- Operating Unknown -- --
Fukuoka Karita Shin-Unit 1 Kyusyu Electric Power 360 Jul. 2001 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Nagasaki Matsuura J-POWER Unit 1 J-POWER 1,000 Jun. 1990 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Nagasaki Matsuura Unit 1 Kyusyu Electric Power 700 Jun. 1989 Apr. 2013 Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Nagasaki Matsuura J-POWER Unit 2 J-POWER 1,000 Jul. 1997 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Nagasaki Matsushima Unit 1 J-POWER 500 Jan. 1981 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Nagasaki Matsushima Unit 2 J-POWER 500 Jun. 1981 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Oita IPP Nippon-steel Oita Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Co. 330 Apr. 2002 Dec. 2014 Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Kumamoto Reihoku Unit 1 Kyusyu Electric Power 700 Dec. 1995 -- Operating Supercritical (SC) -- --
Kumamoto Reihoku Unit 2 Kyusyu Electric Power 700 Jun. 2003 -- Operating Ultra-supercritical (USC) -- --
Okinawa Kin Unit 1 Okinawa Electric Power 220 Feb. 2002 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Okinawa Kin Unit 2 Okinawa Electric Power 220 May. 2003 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Okinawa Ishikawa Unit 1 J-POWER 156 Nov. 1986 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Okinawa Gushikawa Unit 1 Okinawa Electric Power 156 Mar. 1994 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Okinawa Ishikawa Unit 2 J-POWER 156 Mar. 1987 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
Okinawa Gushikawa Unit 2 Okinawa Electric Power 156 Mar. 1995 -- Operating Sub-critical (Sub-C) -- --
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