Ako Power Plant is a 1,200MW oil fired power project. It is located in Hyogo, Japan. The project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in September 1987.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Thermal 1,200 1,200 Active Hyogo, Japan


The project is currently owned by The Kansai Electric Power with a stake of 100%.

It is a steam turbine power plant. The power plant run on dual-fuel. The primary fuel being used to power the plant is heavy fuel oil. In case of shortage of heavy fuel oil the plant can also run on Crude Oil.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in September 1987.

Contractors Involved

The Oil fired project have been supplied by Mitsubishi Power and Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions.

The electric generators for the project were procured from Mitsubishi Power and Toshiba Energy Systems and Solutions.

The steam boilers for the oil fired power project have been supplied byIHI and Mitsubishi Power.


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