From February 1, customers of Shikoku
Electric Power Co who purchase a new Nissan LEAF will receive 'Yonden Points', which can be applied toward their monthly electricity bill.
Nissan Motor has joined hands with Shikoku
Electric Power to encourage the use of electric cars and reduce the environmental impact of automobiles.
Nissan Motor and Shikoku
Electric Power have joined forces to promote the use of electric vehicles and reduce the environmental impact of automobiles.
But that is not the way it is on Shikoku
, smallest and least-known of the four main Japanese islands.
Electric Power Company, the operator of the Ikata nuclear plant about 700 kilometers southwest of Tokyo, said it began pulling out control rods of its No.
island of Shikoku
later in the day with the Japan Meteorological
Packing winds of up to 162 kilometres per hour, the typhoon barrelled in to the smaller western island of Shikoku
earlier Sunday, with huge waves battering the coast.
TOKYO (CyHAN)- The Japanese authorities have recommended 382,000 residents of the southeastern island of Shikoku
to evacuate due to heavy rain, NHK channel reported Tuesday.
In making an announcement on Monday, JR Shikoku
President Masafumi Izumi said with a grin of embarrassment, "It's a mock shinkansen.
With all of our reactors offline, we have made various efforts to cut costs, but the increasing fuel outlays (for non-nuclear thermal power generation) have not been at a level that can be absorbed by such efforts," Akira Chiba, president of the utility servicing the Shikoku
region told reporters in Tokyo.
On Tuesday afternoon heavy rain poured in several prefectures in the Shikoku
and Kinki regions and is further expected in a wide area of Japan during the 24-hour period through Wednesday.
Global Banking News-May 16, 2012--Japan's Shikoku
Bank reports fiscal results(C)2012 ENPublishing - http://www.