TEPCO Daily: oil, gas & coal fired capacity estimated at 31,130MW
Japanese largest utility Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) had 31,130 megawatts (MW) of available capacity tied to fossil fuel (oil, gas, coal) power generation, a figure that represents roughly 71% of its total capacity including solar power and so on, as of 08:30 Tokyo time on Friday based on Rim Intelligence's projection. The total capacity was forecast to reach 44,470 MW, while estimated peak demand was at 35,510 MW in Tokyo area.
The Japan Meteorological Agency has forecasted temperatures in Tokyo to reach a daily high of 28 degrees Celsius.
Meanwhile, total peak demand for nine areas (excluding Okinawa) has been foreseen at 132,080 MW for which a total of 156,850 MW of power will be available.