2 days ago
"We're headed toward a real crisis," said Ryuichi Kino, a free-lance writer and photographer who has authored books about the nuclear disaster and has reported on TEPCO intensively since March 2011.
3 days ago
They demanded that the plant's operator, Tokyo Electric Power Co., pay them an additional 70 million yen ($690,000) in damages.
67 days ago
TEPCO says the reactors were unaffected, and it plans to restore power to the pool cooling systems as soon as it determines the cause.
73 days ago
On Wednesday, the panel attributed the problem to a TEPCO official's misunderstanding of the situation at Unit 1, and said TEPCO wasn't trying to hide the equipment from the inspectors.
74 days ago
Hundreds of them filed a lawsuit Monday demanding compensation from the government and the plant's operator, Tokyo Electric Power Co., or TEPCO, for their suffering and losses.
74 days ago
With no functioning cooling system, the Tokyo Electric Power Co. resorted to pouring millions of gallons of seawater into the reactors to cool them.
80 days ago
Plant operator Tokyo Electric Power Co. plans to remove melted fuel from the wrecked reactors within 10 years, but full decommissioning is expected to take decades.
107 days ago
TEPCO plans to buy 400,000 tons of LNG a year, beginning in 2017, from the Cameron project through trading house Mitsui & Co.
147 days ago
The lawsuit was filed in U.S. District Court in San Diego last week against Tokyo Electric Power Co., which is owned by the Japanese government.
154 days ago
An escape to Okinawa underlines a determination to get away from radiation and, for some, distrust toward Tokyo Electric Power Co., the utility that operates Fukushima Dai-ichi.
161 days ago
At the same time, TEPCO focused on small safety concerns to avoid minor troubles that could have triggered inspections or reactor stoppages, the task force said.
162 days ago
TEPCO's internal reform panel acknowledged Friday the company neglected severe accident safety measures while it was obsessed with fixing minor safety problems to improve operational records.