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Possibility for NRA to Halt Nukes in Operation It appears that Kyushu Electric Power Co.’s Sendai Unit 1 reactor, which has been restarted, will be halted next March. The Unit 2 reactor might also...

Group Introduction: FoE Japan

FoE Japan: Building a peaceful and sustainable world for all by Fukakusa Ayumi, FoE Campaigner, Climate change and energy The non-governmental organization FoE Japan, a member of Friends of the Earth International, has been...

Nuke Info Tokyo No. 189 (March/April 2019)

CONTENTS Fukushima Now: As we enter the ninth year – what is meant by “reconstruction”? Fukushima Now: Current State of Post-Accident Operations at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station (October 2018 to January 2019) Nuclear...

A perusal of the recently released ‘Decommissioning Implementation Policies’ ~Decommissioning costs grossly underestimated at 15 trillion yen

By Nishio Baku, CNIC Co-Director From 25 to 27 December 2018, Japan’s electric power companies, nuclear fuel cycle businesses and users of nuclear fuel materials posted on their websites their “decommissioning implementation policies” for...

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Trial Conclusion and Sentencing in Fukushima Nuclear Accident Criminal Suit Set for September 19 The Tokyo District Court has set 19 September 2019 as the date for trial conclusion and sentencing of the three...