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Kansai Electric Power’s Thermal Power Stations

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Kansai Electric Power’s Thermal Power Stations
Name of Power StationMaximum outputNumber of unitsMain fuelsAddress
Sakaiko Power Station2,000,000 kW5LNG1-2 Chikko Shinmachi, Sakai, Osaka 592-8331
Nanko Power Station1,800,000 kW3LNG7-3-8 Nanko Minami, Suminoe-ku, Osaka 559-0032
Tanagawa No. 2 Power Station (under a long-term planned outage) 1,200,000 kW2Heavy oil
Crude oil
1905-12 Tanagawa Tanigawa, Misaki-cho, Sennan-gun, Osaka 599-0311
Kansai International Airport Energy Center40,000 kW2LNG
Kerosene
Senshu Kuko Naka 1, Tajiri-cho, Sennan-gun, Osaka 549-0011

Long-term planned outage: Systematic shutdown of a power generator in response to a medium- to long-term supply-and-demand imbalance or economic situation with no short-term prospects for a return to service.

Name of Power StationMaximum outputNumber of unitsMain fuelsAddress
Himeji No. 1 Power Station1,507,400 kW4LNG3058-1 Nakashima, Shikama-ku, Himeji, Hyogo 672-8530
Himeji No. 2 Power Station*2,173,000 kW4LNGMegatokiwa-cho, Shikama-ku, Himeji, Hyogo 672-8034
Aioi Power Station1,125,000 kW3Heavy oil
Crude oil
5315-46 Aza Yanagiyama, Aioi, Aioi, Hyogo 678-8543
Ako Power Station1,200,000 kW2Heavy oil
Crude oil
1062 Kariya Aza Higashi Okite, Ako, Hyogo 676-0239
Himeji LNG Terminal--LNGAza Tokiwa, Shirahama-cho, Himeji, Hyogo 672-8034

*Currently undergoing a gradual update to an advanced high-efficiency combined cycle power generation system.

Name of Power StationMaximum outputNumber of unitsMain fuelsAddress
Kainan Power Station2,100,000 kW4Heavy oil
Crude oil
260-96 Funao Aza Nakahama, Kainan, Wakayama 642-0001
Gobo Power Station1,800,000 kW3Heavy oil
Crude oil
1-3 Aza Tomishima, Minami Shioya, Shioya-cho, Gobo, Wakayama 644-0024
Name of Power StationMaximum outputNumber of unitsMain fuelsAddress
Miyazu Energy Research Center (under a long-term planned outage)750,000 kW2Heavy oil
Crude oil
1001 Odashukuno, Miyazu, Kyoto 626-0052
Maizuru Power Station1,800,000 kW2Coal560-5 Aza Chitose, Maizuru, Kyoto 625-0135, Japan

Long-term planned outage: Systematic shutdown of a power generator in response to a medium- to long-term supply-and-demand imbalance or economic situation with no short-term prospects for a return to service.