The Ishikariwan Shinko Power Plant is 1,708.2MW gas fired power project. It is planned in Hokkaido, Japan. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the partially active stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2015 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in February 2019. Buy the profile here.


The project is being developed and currently owned by Hokkaido Electric Power. The company has a stake of 100%.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant. The fuel will be procured from Ishikari LNG Terminal.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2015. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by February 2019.

Contractors involved

Ishikariwan Shinko Power Plant (Ishikariwan Shinko Power Plant Unit I) will be equipped with GE Power 9HA gas turbines.

Ishikariwan Shinko Power Plant (Ishikariwan Shinko Power Plant Unit I) will be equipped with Toshiba steam turbines.

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About Hokkaido Electric Power

Hokkaido Electric Power Co Inc (HEPCO) is an electric utility company. It generates electric energy and transmits and distributes that to residential, commercial and industrial customers. The company produces power using coal, nuclear, oil, hydro, LNG and other renewable sources. HEPCO provides services related to civil engineering and construction, general management of buildings, regular inspection, electrical and telecommunications works, maintenance and repair work at power plants. It also offers lifestyle-enhancing, smart electrification, home IoT and GPS based services. The company has majority of its operations in Japan. HEPCO is headquartered in Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan.


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