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Japan is experiencing heat. Last week, the in eastern Japan reached 40ºC for the first time in June. Isesaki City in Gunma prefecture, of Tokyo, recorded a temperature of 40.2 degrees Celsius on Saturday. The than usual weather means people are using their conditioners more. This is making it difficult for power companies to keep up with . To help these companies, Japan's government has asked people to use electricity. Spokesman Yoshihiko Isozaki said: "We ask the to reduce energy consumption during the evening hours." He wants people to turn off lights from 3 pm to 6 pm and use air conditioners less.

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