Japan's Hokkaido Electric Delays Resuming Atomic Unit Operations

  • Restart of reactor at Tomari said to be difficult this FY
  • Nuclear made up 44% of pre-Fukushima electricity generation

Hokkaido Electric Power Co., a power utility serving the northernmost of Japan’s four main islands, said it has no definite plans on when it can resume operations at its Tomari nuclear power plant, delaying a restart it had originally planned for later this year.

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