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2011-03-15 22:29:00

SINGAPORE, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- (Argus) -- The 11 March earthquake and tsunami in Japan, and the continuing nuclear crisis that they triggered, will have significant repercussions in global energy markets, according to international energy price reporting agency Argus. Japan will rely more on oil for power generation at least until the end of this year, altering regional balances for some grades of crude and providing a large boost in demand for low-sulphur fuel oil (LSFO).

2010-03-15 14:50:00

On Monday, Japanese auto giants and Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) joined forces to set up a common system to recharge electric cars, with the hopes to create a global standard.

2009-09-08 09:36:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. Nuclear Power http://www.reportlinker.com/p0131239/Nuclear-Power.html This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Nuclear Power in Billion Kilowatt-hours (kWh).

2009-04-09 11:28:05

A Japanese government safety commission has approved the reopening of the world’s largest nuclear power plant just two years after an earthquake resulted in a radioactive leak.

2008-10-10 00:00:32

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Mito, Japan, 10 October, Kyodo - Smoke filled a solid waste disposal facility at a nuclear power station in Tokai, Ibaraki Prefecture on Friday [10 October] morning, but no radioactive leakage, injuries or environmental damage have been reported, according to the operator and local government officials.

2008-10-03 18:00:28

Tokyo, Oct. 3 (Jiji Press)--Japan's Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Toshihiro Nikai said Friday his ministry will set up a panel later this month to review the nation's systems to fix monthly electricity and gas rates.

2008-09-24 18:00:35

Tokyo, Sept. 24 (Jiji Press)--Tokyo Electric Power Co. and trader Mitsui & Co. said Wednesday that they have set up a joint company to build a solar power generation system at Tokyo International Airport at Haneda.

2008-09-22 18:00:29

Tokyo, Sept. 22 (Jiji Press)--The volume of carbon dioxide emitted by Japanese power firms in fiscal 2007 rose 10.5 pct from a year earlier, an industry group said Monday.

2008-09-20 21:00:29

Tokyo, Sept. 20 (Jiji Press)--Tokyo Electric Power Co. is considering scaling down its planned electricity rate hike at the request of the government, informed sources said Saturday.

2008-09-11 12:00:38

The Tokyo Electric Power Company has signed a technical consulting agreement with the Abu Dhabi Transmission & Despatch Company in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, regarding the development of a master plan of the Abu Dhabi Transco transmission system up to the year 2018.

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  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]