TITLE

JAPAN: ONE YEAR LATER

AUTHOR(S)
MAJEROL, VERONICA
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
New York Times Upfront;3/12/2012, Vol. 144 Issue 11, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the conditions in Japan a year after the March 11, 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear meltdown. An overview of the effects of the 9.0-magnitude earthquake in Japan is provided, including a tsunami that damaged coastal towns and farmlands, death of over 15,000 people and the meltdowns of three reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. The nuclear meltdown has forced Japan to review its energy future.
ACCESSION #
72656445

 

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