TITLE

Nuclear debate intensifies post-Fukushima

AUTHOR(S)
Burrett, Tina; Simons, Christopher
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
New Internationalist;May2011, Issue 442, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a debate about energy policy in Japan after the crisis at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant following the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami in Japan. It explores the position of the Citizens' Nuclear Information Center (CNIC), a Japanese anti-nuclear lobbyist group, concerning the safety of nuclear power plants and the preparedness of Japan to deal with a nuclear disaster. The actions of Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) are examined.
ACCESSION #
59977677

 

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