Bad News From Japan

‘Japan has cleared the way for a resumption of nuclear power, four years after a huge earthquake and tsunami triggered meltdowns and explosions at the Fukushima Daiichi plant in 2011. Regulators said that Kyushu Electric Power’s two- reactor nuclear plant at Sendai in southwest Japan had cleared safety hurdles introduced after the Fukushima disaster.’

From The Times 28th May 2015

One would have thought, after Fukushima, Japan, of all nations, would eschew nuclear power, and instead pursue the path of renewable sources of energy, coupled with energy conservation and efficiency. —Ed)