61365_31c4d6865cb9ca6dd53f65f10c7c0174_6394e02185b1d1a576238c67e831ee5eThe Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) announced that 100 metric tons of highly contaminated water leaked from the site of its crippled nuclear power plant at Fukushima. The water apparently came from a storage tank where a valve had been left open. TEPCO said that it had stopped the leak and was confident that the water had not reached the ocean. “We are taking various measures, but we apologize for worrying the public with such a leak,” said Masayuki Ono, a spokesman for TEPCO, according to Al-Jazeera America. “Water is unlikely to have reached the ocean as there is no drainage in that tank area.” More