Japan likely to upgrade its coal-fired power fleet

JAPAN’S government is reportedly looking to mothball or retire up to 100 ageing and inefficient coal-fired power plants by the end of the decade, raising the prospect of a significant transformation of the country’s power sector.

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Japan is looking to retire ageing coal-fired stations.

Energy research group Wood Mackenzie said Japan today remained the world's third largest importer of coal.

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