[Press Briefing for Overseas Media] Fourth Update on the Discharge of ALPS Treated Water into the Sea from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station and Briefing on Future Discharge Plans
On Wednesday, October 4, Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc. will hold a press conference for overseas media during which the Chief Officer for ALPS Treated Water Management will give an update on the discharge of water treated with multi-nuclide removal equipment (ALPS treated water) into the sea from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, and brief the attendees on future discharge plans.
At this fourth briefing (the third briefing was held in July 2023), we will review the initial discharge of ALPS treated water into the sea, which was completed on September 11, and explain our plans for future discharges.
※This press conference is hosted by TEPCO Holdings, Inc. and supported by the Foreign Press Center Japan (FPCJ).
*The press conference will be streamed live via a Zoom webinar. Pre-registration is required for access. Participants will not be able to attend physically at the venue.
*In principle, this press conference will be for overseas media/journalists, but foreign embassy officials and FPCJ support staff are also welcome to observe.
■Date: Wednesday, October 4, 2023; 10 AM ~11:30 AM
■Topics Covered: -Review of the initial discharge of ALPS Treated Water into the sea
-Briefing on future discharge plans
■Briefer: Junichi MATSUMOTO
Corporate Officer, General Manager of Project Management Office, Chief Officer for ALPS Treated Water Management, Fukushima Daiichi Decontamination and Decommissioning Engineering Company (TEPCO HD)
■Languages: Japanese (simultaneous English interpretation will be available for the briefing, and consecutive English interpretation will be available for the Q&A session)
■Application Deadline: 12 PM, Tuesday, October 3
(Applications received past noon will not be accepted)
■For the press:
Please send questions you have for the briefer and/or issues of concern to email@example.com by 12 PM, Monday, October 2. To accommodate as many questions during the limited Q&A time, we would like to gather all questions in advance and share them with the briefer.
[Inquiries about the application process]
Foreign Press Center Japan, Public Relations & Strategy Division
(email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 03-3501-5251）
[All other inquiries]
Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc., Corporate Communications Office
(e-mail: email@example.com Tel:03-6373-1111)