On June 14th 2008 a quake in northern Japan killed several people and injured hundred.
From the atomic power plant Fukushima [map] 3,9 gallons of radioactive water leaked out after the plant was damaged. The atomic power plant Machimure [map] was not damaged – according to the operator company. 30,000 households were without electricity. Source
Japan is a country with serious problems in their atomic power plants.