Japan's nuclear watchdog has not reported any abnormalities at nuclear power plants possibly affected by the quake, and, specifically, Hokkaido's sole Tomari
Nuclear Power plant's operator Hokkaido Electric Power Company, has not reported any irregularities at the plant, located in the town of Tomari
in Hokkaido's Furuu District.
Japan's nuclear watchdog has not reported any abnormalities at nuclear power plants possibly affected by the quake and Hokkaido's sole Tomari
Nuclear Power plant's operator has not reported any irregularities at the plant.
"The electric supply was stopped to Tomari
nuclear plant, but it can operate without external electric supply for one week," Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said.
The quake also cut power supplies to all 2.95 million homes in the prefecture and forced Tomari
nuclear plant to run on emergency power.
Operators of nuclear power plants in the affected areas said there were no signs of abnormalities at the facilities from the quake, though the Tomari
nuclear power plant lost its external power source.
Ground golf started in 1982 in Tomari
, Tohaku-gun, Tottori Prefecture in Japan, and it has gained popularity among both the elderly and the young across that country.
May 5, 2012 -- Hokkaido Electric Power Co.'s Tomari
plant Unit 3 goes offline for regular checkups, leaving Japan with no nuclear power supply.
Hokkaido Electric Power Co wants to resume operations at three reactors at Tomari
Nuclear Power Station, while Kansai Electric Power Co seeks to restart two units at Oi Nuclear Power Plant and another two at Takahama Nuclear Power Station on the Sea of Japan coast.
Hokkaido Electric Power surged 151 yen, or 12.0 percent, to 1,405 yen following news reports that the firm has decided to apply for the resumption of all three reactors at its Tomari
The NRA said there were significant changes in diagrams for how radiation could spread in the event of crises at Kyushu Electric Power Co.'s Genkai and Sendai power plants and Hokkaido Electric Power Co.'s Tomari
nuclear complex, compared with the previously revised projections released Oct.