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2021/03/11 | Deutsche Welle

Japan Marks a Decade Since Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

Environmental groups say the crippled nuclear plant’s decommissioning effort is hopeless. Some local people fear it is not safe to return to communities that were beneath the radioactive plume.

2016/12/27 | The Japan Times

The Cost of Cleaning Up Fukushima

Tepco should pay for the decommissioning of its reactors, compensation for the victims, and cleanup of the contaminated areas.

2016/12/23 | The Japan Times

Review the Failure of Japan's Monju Project

The Japanese government should conduct a thorough examination of why the Monju project ended in failure and hold open discussion on whether the nuclear fuel cycle is still a feasible option for the country.

2016/12/05 | The Japan Times

Japan Plans to Stop Asistance For Fukushima’s Voluntary Evacuees

'As of July, some 89,000 Fukushima people continued to live away from their homes.'

2016/10/21 | The Japan Times

Voters Send Anti-Nuclear Message in Japan

Niigata's gubernatorial election result on Sunday shows the public is still wary of restarting idled nuclear power plants.

2016/10/17 | The Japan Times

The Cost of of Pulling the Plug on Nuclear Reactors in Japan

The Japanese government is thinking about ways to protect major electricity suppliers from the massive costs they face to decommission their nuclear reactors. The government needs to reflect on the real meaning of the measures it is contemplating.