"Tepco Quells Push by Shareholders to End Nuclear Program"

"TOKYO — The operator of the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant met with angry shareholders on Tuesday, offering profuse apologies as hecklers shouted abuse from a rowdy floor. But a motion that would have forced the company to abandon its nuclear program was defeated."

Hiroko Tabuchi reports for the New York Times June 28, 2011.

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"Japan Trips in Key Effort To Cool Nuclear Reactors" (Reuters)

"Radioactive Water Leaks From Japan"s Damaged Plant" (Reuters)

Wednesday, June 29, 2011