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TEPCO Says It Was Unable to Freeze Parts of Soil Wall at Fukushima

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FUKUSHIMA, Japan

The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, said this week that its plan to decrease groundwater contamination by freezing soil around the plant has hit a snag.