Around 430,000 Homes Without Power In Japan

Around 430,000 homes without power in Japan

More than 430,000 households in the greater Tokyo area and regions close by are without electricity because of Typhoon Hagibis.

As of 11:00 p.m. on Saturday, the power is down for about 148,000 households in Kanagawa Prefecture west of Tokyo.

Around 30,000 Homes Without Power In Kanto Area

Around 30,000 homes without power in Kanto area

Some 30,000 households in the greater Tokyo area and elsewhere are without electricity because of Typhoon Hagibis.

As of 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, the power is down for 14,000 households in Chiba prefecture, which was hit hard by Typhoon Faxai in early September. A blackout is also happening in parts of Tokyo and Shizuoka, Tochigi, Yamanashi, Ibaraki, Gunma, Saitama and Kanagawa Prefectures.

Around 24,000 Homes Without Power In Kanto Area

Around 24,000 homes without power in Kanto area

Some 24,000 households in the greater Tokyo area and elsewhere are without electricity because of Typhoon Hagibis.

As of 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, the power is down in parts of Chiba Prefecture, Shizuoka Prefecture, Tochigi Prefecture, Yamanashi Prefecture, Ibaraki Prefecture, Tokyo, Gunma Prefecture, Saitama Prefecture and Kanagawa Prefecture.

Over 7,000 Homes Without Power In Kanto Area

Over 7,000 homes without power in Kanto area

More than 7,000 households in the greater Tokyo area are without electricity because of Typhoon Hagibis.

As of 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, the power had gone down for about 6,000 houses in Chiba Prefecture, 1,000 in Ibaraki Prefecture and 200 in Saitama Prefecture, along with dozens in Tokyo.

27,000 Homes Without Power

27,000 homes without power

More than 27,000 households are without power in Chiba Prefecture as Typhoon Hagibis approaches.

Blackouts have also been reported in some areas of Ibaraki Prefecture.

Thousands In Chiba Still Without Power

Thousands in Chiba still without power

More than a week after Typhoon Faxai hit the Tokyo area, thousands of households in Chiba prefecture are still without power.

Tokyo Electric Power Company says more than 67,000 households have no electricity. The company says it will take until September 27 to get all the lights back on.

Many Chiba Residents Still Without Power

Many Chiba residents still without power

A week after Typhoon Faxai struck Chiba Prefecture, life is still difficult for many people, with water and power yet to be restored to thousands of residents.

The typhoon swept through the greater Tokyo area on September 8 and 9. Up to 640,000 homes in Chiba were left without power.

Over 90,000 Households In Chiba Without Power

Over 90,000 households in Chiba without power

More than 90,000 households in Chiba Prefecture remained without power as of 4 a.m. on Monday, a week after a severe typhoon.

Tokyo Electric Power Company says work to restore electricity may have to be suspended due to current weather conditions.

Chiba To Be Without Power For Over A Week

Chiba to be without power for over a week

Japanese Industry Minister Isshu Sugawara says it will take over a week to restore power to parts of Chiba Prefecture that were badly hit by a recent typhoon.

Sugawara says this is the latest information he has received from the utility, Tokyo Electric Power Company, or TEPCO.

Hundreds Of Thousands Still Without Power

Hundreds of thousands still without power

Some 400,000 households in the Kanto region are still without power, days after typhoon Faxai hit the area.

The Tokyo Electric Power Company says it will take at least until Friday to fully restore electricity in Chiba prefecture.

340,000 Still Without Power 2 Days After Typhoon

340,000 still without power 2 days after typhoon

More than 340,000 households in Chiba Prefecture near Tokyo are still without power, days after Typhoon Faxai hit the area. Tokyo Electric Power Company says it will take at least until Friday to fully restore electricity in the prefecture.

Workers are busy replacing toppled power poles.

More Than 420,000 Households Still Without Power

More than 420,000 households still without power

Hundreds of thousands of households and businesses are still without power near Tokyo, days after the area was slammed by Typhoon Faxai.

Tokyo Electric Power Company issued an update early Wednesday on efforts to restore electricity in Chiba and Kanagawa prefectures.

Hospitals Still Without Power, Water After Typhoon

Hospitals still without power, water after typhoon

Japan's health ministry says more than 24,900 households in Tokyo, Chiba and Shizuoka prefectures still remain cut off from water supplies as of 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday.

Sixty-two hospitals are likely to have been hit by the power outage or water shortage. Ministry officials confirmed that 37 are providing treatment and other services as usual, but they have yet to confirm how the other 25 are coping.

Some Homes To Remain Without Power On Wednesday

Some homes to remain without power on Wednesday

Tokyo Electric Power Company says blackouts caused by Typhoon Faxai will continue on Wednesday in some areas near Tokyo.

TEPCO Power Grid President Yoshinori Kaneko offered an update early Wednesday on efforts to restore power to more than 448,000 households and businesses in Chiba Prefecture and 6,000 in Kanagawa.