TOKYO, Sept 27 Tokyo Electric Power Co,
the operator of the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant, said on
Friday it will revise its business turnaround plan to allocate
an additional 1 trillion yen ($10.1 billion) for the Fukushima
Tokyo Electric, also known as Tepco, is working to contain
radioactive water at the Fukushima plant, which suffered
meltdowns and hydrogen explosions after it was hit by a massive
earthquake and tsunami in March 2011.
Tepco President Naomi Hirose told lawmakers during a
parliamentary hearing on Friday that contaminated water at the
plant was "under control", as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had
assured the International Olympic Commission in Buenos Aires
earlier this month.