Ichihara / Ichihara Thermal Power Generation / Ichihara city, Chiba pref.

  • Plant name:
    Company / Operator:
    Ichihara Thermal Power Generation godo kaisha
    Owner company(ies) / Financier(s):
    KENES, Tonen General Sekiyu
    1 Chigusa-kaigan, Ichihara city, Chiba pref. (Within the Chiba factory of Tonen General Sekiyu)
    Capacity (maximum power):
    1,000 [MW]
    Planning operation date:
    Actual operation date:
    ( no info. )
    With or without EIA:
    Governmental assessment
    EIA process:
    Methods of EIA determined
    Note for EIA process:

    EIA informations by MOE

    - Screening 1 and its summary was released at 2015/9/11 (inspection period is 2015/9/11-10/13)
    - Minister of Environment issued the statement for Ichihara power plant project at 2015/11/13. (link, Japanese)

    Technology type:
    Ultra-supercritical (USC)
    Designed gross thermal efficiency:
    ( no info. )
    Designed net thermal efficiency:
    ( no info. )
    Note for technologies:
    ( no info. )
    Type of coal:
    ( no info. )
    CO2 emission:
    6.000 [Mt-CO2 / year]
    Source of CO2 emission:
    (estimated value from the power-generating capacity, based on the formula published by MIT, 2007.)
    CO2 emission factor:
    ( no info. )
    SOx emission concentration:
    25.0 [ppm]
    NOx emission concentration:
    15.0 [ppm]
    Ash dust emission concentration:
    5.0 [mg / m3]
    Mercury emission concentration:
    ( no info. )

    KENES released cancel announce on 2017/3/23. (http://www.kenes.jp/topics/topics032.html)

    The cost will be hundreds of biillions yen.Kansai Electric Power will sell electricity partly to Tokyo Electric Power and nearly half to households in metropolitan area .(13 April, 2015 Mainichi)

    Press Release by TonenGeneral Sekiyu, “Establishment of Ichihara Thermal Power Generation Godo Kaisha and Acceptance by Tokyo Electric Power Company of Bid for
    Thermal Electric Power Generation” (2015/8/31)