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Power Blackout & Gas Information

Blackout information (Japanese language)

Tohoku planned blackouts on March 16th to 18th

If you have trouble connecting to the official site, see the PDF files below. Note that this may not be the latest version. (copied at 11:00 PM March 15th)

Overview

Mar/16 09:00 – 12:00 Group 1 and Group 2
Mar/16 17:00 – 20:00 Group 3 and Group 4
Mar/17 09:00 – 12:00 Group 5 and Group 6
Mar/17 17:00 – 20:00 Group 7 and Group 8
Mar/18 09:00 – 12:00 Group 1 and Group 2
Mar/18 17:00 – 20:00 Group 3 and Group 4

TEPCO planned blackouts on March 16th

If you have trouble connecting to the official site, see the PDF files below. Note that these may not be the latest version. (copied at 2:00 AM March 16th)

Tochigi / Ibaraki / Gunma / Chiba / Kanagawa /
Tokyo / Saitama / Yamanashi / Shizuoka

The blackout time for each chart number (group) is as follows. (as of 2:00 AM March 16th)

  • Group 4 6:20 – 10:00 13:50 – 17:30
  • Group 5 9:20 – 13:00 16:50 – 20:30
  • Group 1 12:20 – 16:00
  • Group 2 15:20 – 19:00
  • Group 3 18:20 – 22:00

Plan for Mar/15 – Mar/21

* The blackout time for each group may start and end slightly ahead of or behind schedule.
* Depending on the demands for today, previously unannounced blackouts may be enacted.
* Also, depending on the state of our facilities today, blackouts may be enacted for different times for the announced groups.

Electricity-related emergencies:

  • In Tokyo, call Tokyo Electric Co. customer center at 0120-995-002 or 03-6374-8936 or 0120-995-006 or 03-6375-9786.
  • Ibaraki customer center: 0120-995-332 or 029-387-5056
  • Tochigi: 0120-995-112 or 028-305-5006
  • Gunma: 0120-99-5222 or 027-898-3406
  • Saitama: 0120-995-442 or 048-638-5016
  • Chiba: 0120-99-5552 or 043-370-4586 or 0120-99-5556 or 047-729-1716
  • Kanagawa: 0120-99-5772 or 045-394-2176 or 0120-99-5776 or 046-408-5996
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Gas leakage emergencies in Kanto region:

  • Tokyo Gas Co.: 0120-109-447.
  • Ibaraki Prefecture: Mito 029-231-2241,Tsuchiura 029-821-1107, Moriya 0297-48-1354.
  • Saitama Prefecture: Shin Nihon Gas: 048-592-2411 in Kitamoto, 0480-21-5626 in Kuki, 048-786-7480 in Okegawa, Daito Gas: 049-259-1111, Bushu Gas: 049-241-9000, Tojo Gas: 048-473-2111, Tosai Gas 0120-1031-24.
  • Chiba Prefecture: 047-361-0211 at Keiyo Gas, 043-291-1807 at Otaki Gas Chiba area, 06-24-1225 in Ichihara, 047-482-7236 in Yachiyo.
  • Kanagawa Prefecture: Atsugi, 046-228-3211.
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