Japan to fund Fukushima decontamination via sale of government shares in Tokyo Electric Power Co.

The Japanese government will shoulder the decontamination costs from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster through the sale of its shares in Tokyo Electric Power Co. Decontamination costs are estimated to reach ¥2.5 trillion.

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Tepco-Mitsubishi partnership to invest in energy efficient plants in Fukushima - source

The partnership of Mitsubishi Electric, Mitsubishi Corp and Mitsubishi Heavy with Tokyo Electric Power Co (Tepco) would lead to the building of integrated gasification combined-cycle (IGCC) stations in Fukushima.

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Fukushima nuclear plant sustains no further damage from recent quake

No further damage was sustained by the Fukushima nuclear power plant from the earthquake that hit Japan's coast on Saturday.

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Authorities announce delay of Fukushima nuclear plant cleanup

Japanese authorities said the cleanup of the Fukushima nuclear plant would not be completed next year as originally scheduled.

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New power suppliers nips at Japan's big regional utilities- report

A Reuters report revealed that new independent power supplies in Japan were giving large monopolies a run for their money.

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Japan gov't to build USD470 million 'ice wall' to stop Fukushima leak

The government of Japan proposed today its JPY47 billion or USD473 million 'ice wall' project in the hopes of stopping the leakage of radioactive water from the Fukushima nuclear plant.

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Japan to use public funds to help Tepco with contaminated water from Fukushima nuclear plant

The Japanese government said it would use public funds to deal with the radioactive water emanating from the Fukushima nuclear plant as Tepco appeared overwhelmed by the problem.

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Deals of the day -- mergers and acquisitions

Bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals involving European, U.S. and Asian companies.

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