Tepco picks new young leader Kobayakawa to take reins of reform

/ Mar 31, 2017

Tepco picks new young leader Kobayakawa to take reins of reform

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. said Friday it will appoint Tomoaki Kobayakawa, the 53-year-old head of the group’s electricity retail arm, as president, rejuvenating top management amid increasing pressure for corporate reform. The operator of the disaster-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant also ...

Tepco, Zenrin look to jointly develop safe routes for drones

Mar 30, 2017

Tepco, Zenrin look to jointly develop safe routes for drones

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. and map publisher Zenrin Co. will collaborate to develop safe flight routes for drones. Under the “drone highway” initiative, Tepco will offer information on its power grid network, such as locations of transmission towers, power poles and electric ...