31 Jan '13, 7pm

#福島 What have we learned from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant disaster? - Renewable Ener... #fukushima #nuclear

#福島 What have we learned from the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant disaster? - Renewable Ener... #fukushima #nuclear

Worry over future nuclear plant accidents in this earthquake-prone country has caused many Japanese to question the restarting of existing plants, let alone the building of new ones. But public opinion is shifting, and now an increasing number of Japanese are accepting Abe’s view that continued growth in the nuclear power industry is essential for reversing Japan’s near economic collapse. Given that nuclear power represented about 30% of electrical generating capacity before the Fukushima disaster, concern over replacing this capacity is understandable.

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