Tepco confirms stoppage of water leakage at Fukushima plant

Author: Spencer Ogden
Date posted25/Oct/2011
Author: Spencer Ogden

Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO) has confirmed that the water leakage has been stopped at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station located in Japan.


The operator noticed water leaking from the axis seal region of the law water pump water desalination facility (RO membrane unit) 2 of the water treatment system.

Tepco has shut down unit 1 to 3 due to the 11 March earthquake, while units 4 to 6 were closed due to regular inspections.

The operator has also compiled a roadmap towards restoration from the accident and updated the progress status of roadmap considering the current situation on 19 July.