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Japan Urges Power Usage Cuts Amid Shortage Fears

Japan has urged households and businesses to cut down electricity usages by as much as 15 percent amid fears that nuclear plants shutdown will cause power shortages and blackouts. The Japanese government has urged all its citizens to conserve electricity … Continue reading

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Tepco needs to stay afloat to avoid financial chaos

Tokyo Electric Power Co was embroiled in a battle where it owed around $13 million as compensation for the disaster that occurred at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant on March 11, 2011. The Japanese government will provide all possible financial … Continue reading

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Japan halts nuclear power plants

The nuclear reactors in Japan will sit idle till they go through thorough safety tests. A statement by Trade Minister Banri Kaieda and Nuclear Crisis Management Minister Goshi Hosono specified that these tests would be more rigid and thorough than … Continue reading

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