Air-blown IGCC has been developed since the 1980s in Japan.
Process development unit
Coal Consumption 2t/day
Coal Consumption 200t/day, Capacity 25MW
(IGC Research Association, Iwaki-shi,Fukushima)
Coal Consumption 1,700t/day,
(Clean Coal Power R&D Co.,Ltd,
Commercial operation commences as No. 10 Unit,
Nakoso Power Station, Joban Joint Power
(Joban Joint Power Co.,Ltd, Iwaki-shi, Fukushima)
* Clean Coal Power R&D Co., Ltd. merges into Joban Joint Power Co., Ltd. in April 2013.
Power plants for Revitalization of Fukushima
Coal Consumption 3,400ｔ／day、Capacity 543MW
(Hirino IGCC Power GK, Hirono-machi,Futaba-gun,Fukushima)
* Nakoso has the some type or IGCC power plant,
which contribute to the reconstruction of Fukushima.