Futtsu Power Station

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Futtsu Power Station
Country Japan
Location Futtsu, Chiba
Coordinates 35°20′35″N 139°50′02″E / 35.34306°N 139.83389°E / 35.34306; 139.83389Coordinates: 35°20′35″N 139°50′02″E / 35.34306°N 139.83389°E / 35.34306; 139.83389
Status Operational
Owner(s) Tepco
Thermal power station
Primary fuel Natural gas
Power generation
Units operational 1 × 1,520 MW
2 × 1,000 MW
2 × 507 MW
Nameplate capacity 4,534 MW[1]

The Futtsu Power Station (富津火力発電所) is the second largest gas-fired power station in the world, located in Futtsu, Japan. The power station operates at 4,534 MW by utilizing five units, of which two are 1,000 MW and 507 MWin size, and one is 1,520 MW.[2] All five units run on LNG, a form of natural gas. The facility is owned by Tepco.[3]

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