• Kyodo


More than 100 errors have been found in safety inspection reports on a nuclear power plant run by Chubu Electric Power Co., but the utility has denied any irregularities.

The errors, which include wrong numbers and reference codes related to plant operations, were found in the records of about 2,500 safety checks that Chubu Electric conducted over the last 10 years on four reactors at the Hamaoka nuclear station in Shizuoka Prefecture, a company official said Monday.

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