/ Mar 4, 2017

Tepco, Chubu to fully integrate thermal power businesses

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. and Chubu Electric Power Co. have decided to fully integrate their thermal power operations in two or three years, sources said Friday. The operations, which account for half of Japan’s total thermal power capacity, will be brought under ...

Apr 11, 2016

Toshiba, IHI receive orders for thermal power plant in Indonesia

Toshiba Corp. and IHI Corp. said separately Monday that they have received orders of key equipment for the expansion of a coal-fired thermal power plant in Indonesia’s Banten province. Toshiba will supply a steam turbine and generator, while IHI will provide a boiler. The ...

Osaka Gas may pull out of Marubeni thermal power project

Dec 21, 2015

Osaka Gas may pull out of Marubeni thermal power project

Osaka Gas Co. may pull out of a thermal power project planned with Marubeni Corp. amid signs of nuclear restarts and increasing calls to reduce carbon dioxide from power generation. The Osaka-based company is considering giving up on its participation in the project in ...

/ Jun 6, 2014

Japan announces further Ukraine aid


Japan will release about ¥26 million in emergency funds to help evacuees from Crimea and eastern Ukraine, Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida said Friday. The aid will allow UNICEF and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies to provide shelter, basic supplies ...

/ Jul 31, 2013

Tepco logs ¥437.9 billion April-June net profit

Tokyo Electric Power Co. reported Wednesday a group net profit of ¥437.93 billion for the April-June quarter, but fuel costs for thermal power generation to make up for the loss of atomic energy due to the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant catastrophe that started ...