Hokkaido Electric Power Co Inc (9509.T)
1 Oct 2014
|Market Cap (Mil.):||¥191,609.80|
|Shares Outstanding (Mil.):||215.29|
TOKYO, June 26 - Japan's Kyushu Electric Power and Hokkaido Electric Power received shareholder approval on Thursday for bailouts from a state-backed bank as the utilities struggle to cope with losses from a prolonged shutdown of nuclear reactors.
* Kyushu, Hokkaido Elec seek support from state-run bank (Adds decommissioning plans)
* Kyushu, Hokkaido Elec seek support from state-run bank (Adds comments from utilities, results)
TOKYO, April 3 - Japanese utility Hokkaido Electric Power Co said on Thursday it has received the permission from the trade minister to dip into special reserves to shore up finances.
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 - Kyushu Electric Power Co is in talks with state-owned Development Bank of Japan for a capital infusion, a source with knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Wednesday, making it the second utility this week to seek government support.