Push for local consent to restart Fukushima Daini, but why? — SimplyInfo

” The Japanese government announced a plan to legally require TEPCO to seek local approval before restarting Fukushima Daini.

The Japanese government is considering legislation to oblige Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc. to obtain approval from local governments if it applies for restarting its Fukushima No. 2 nuclear power station, Jiji Press learned Friday. The legislation is also expected to stipulate that the plant be decommissioned if Tepco fails to win such approval and is unable to submit an application for its restart within three years after the law takes effect, sources said.” … ”

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