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TOKYO, Sept 28 (Reuters) - Tokyo Gas Co is likely to invest in a project to rebuild Tokyo Electric Power Co's <TEPCO) Sodegaura power plant in Chiba, east of Tokyo, Yomiuri newspaper reported on Friday.
Tokyo Electric is considering replacing the four decades-old gas-fired power generation units at 3,600-megawatt Sodegaura plant with new ones. The project is likely to cost around 300 billion yen ($3.9 billion) and the first unit's construction is likely to be completed by around 2017, the report said. ($1 = 77.6950 Japanese yen) (Reporting by Osamu Tsukimori; Editing by Chang-Ran Kim)