The Hibiki Kitakyushu LNG Power Plant is 620MW gas fired power project. It is planned in Fukuoka, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the under construction stage. It will be developed in a single phase. The project construction is likely to commence in 2023 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2025. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Kyushu Electric Power and Saibu Gas. The owners have 50% stake in the project respectively.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant.

The project cost is expected to be around $943.082m.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2023. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2025.

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About Kyushu Electric Power

Kyushu Electric Power Co Inc (Kyushu Electric) generates and distributes electricity. The company stores, vaporizes, delivers and sells liquefied natural gas (LNG); and purchases, operates, charters and rents LNG carriers. It also constructs, maintains and repairs power generation facilities. The company generates electricity from various sources including nuclear, thermal, hydroelectric, geothermal, internal combustion, wind, solar and biomass sources. Kyushu Electric's non-energy businesses include IT and telecommunications, environmental and recycling businesses as well as lifestyle-oriented services. The company through IPP projects operates in Asia, North America, Latin America and Middle East. Kyushu Electric is headquartered in Kyushu, Fukuoka, Japan.

About Saibu Gas

Saibu Gas Co Ltd (Saibu Gas) is an oil and gas company that offers the production, distribution, supply, and sale of natural gas. The company's business activities include production, supply, and sale of natural gas, sale of LNG and utilization of LNG cryogenic energy, production, sale, and installation of gas equipment and apparatus, and related construction work. It also operates compressed natural gas vehicles to transport natural gas. The company serves residential and commercial customers in Fukuoka, Kitakyushu, Kasuga, Onojo, Fukutsu, Kumamoto, Nagasaki, Sasebo and Shimabara, Japan. Saibu Gas is headquartered in Fukuoka, Japan


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