Tepco Pledges Resolve To Beef Up Safety


TEPCO pledges resolve to beef up safety

Tokyo Electric Power Company said after the ruling on the Fukushima accident that it will work with an unwavering resolve to strengthen the safety of its nuclear plants.

The utility said in a statement on Thursday that it is aware a verdict was given in the trial concerning the criminal responsibility of its three former executives, but will refrain from commenting on the case.

TEPCO said that, for the sake of Fukushima's reconstruction, the firm will do its best in all sincerity on the matters of damage compensation, decommissioning reactors and decontamination work, while strengthening nuclear plant safety.