Tokyo Electric Power Co Inc (9501.T)
18 Apr 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||¥625,129.81|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||1,607.02|
* Majority of Japanese support gradual exit of nuclear power
TOKYO - Japan's Cabinet on Friday approved an energy policy reversing the previous government's plans to gradually mothball nuclear power plants, a move likely to be unpopular with a wary public following the 2011 Fukushima disaster.
TOKYO, April 4 - Japanese banks including Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ are likely to forgo collateral from Tokyo Electric Power Co for about 100 billion yen ($962.5 million) loan due for refinancing this month, sources familiar with the matter said on Friday.
* Asia buyers' club looks to be on hold after cancelled Feb meeting
VIENNA - Japan's Fukushima nuclear disaster is unlikely to lead to a large number of people developing cancer like after Chernobyl in 1986, even though the most exposed children may face an increased risk, U.N. scientists said on Wednesday.
TOKYO - Kyushu Electric Power Co has become Japan's second nuclear generator to seek state support this week as reactors across the country remain idled and industry losses stack up three years after the Fukushima disaster.
(Adds losses since disaster, capital ratios, comment, shares)
TOKYO - Three years after the Fukushima disaster prompted the closure of all Japan's nuclear reactors, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is moving to revive nuclear power as a core part of the energy mix, but many of those idled reactors will never come back online.
TOKYO, March 31 - Tokyo Electric Power Co (Tepco) , the operator of the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant, said on Monday it plans to cut 576.1 billion yen ($5.6 billion) of costs over a 1-year period and 1.3 trillion yen over three years.
TOKYO - A worker at Japan's wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant died on Friday after being buried under gravel while digging a ditch, prompting the operator to suspend cleanup work for safety checks.