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MHPS Receives Order for GTCC Power Generation Plant at Kyushu Electric Power Company's Shin Oita Thermal Power Station
-- High-Efficiency Power Generation System Using M501J Gas Turbine --


Yokohama, May 30, 2014 - Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) has received an order to build a 480 megawatt (MW) natural gas-fired, gas turbine combined cycle (GTCC) power generation plant from Kyushu Electric Power Co., Inc. at the utility’s Shin Oita Thermal Power Station. The high-efficiency GTCC power plant on order will incorporate an advanced M501J gas turbine at its heart, and is slated to go on stream in July 2016.