Japanese Utilities Plunge After Court Injunction on Reactors

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  • Kansai Electric Power shares decline most since October 1987
  • Power company prevented from running two reactors in Takahama

Kansai Electric Plunges After Court Orders Reactor Halt

Kansai Electric Power Co. fell by the most in more than 28 years, leading Japanese utilities lower after a court injunction prevented the company from operating two nuclear reactors, threatening the country’s return to atomic power five years after the Fukushima disaster.

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