Tokai No.2 nuke plant cooling process working - operator

TOKYO Sun Mar 13, 2011 5:04pm GMT

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan Atomic Power said Monday that the cooling process was working at its Tokai No.2 nuclear power plant's reactor although two of the three diesel power generators used for cooling were out of order.

The reactor at the plant, about 120 km (75 miles) north of Tokyo in Ibaraki prefecture, was automatically shut after Friday's massive earthquake and tsunami.

(Reporting by Kiyoshi Takenaka; Editing by Chris Gallagher)