Feb 13, 2014

NRA OKs report denying active fault under Oi plant

The Nuclear Regulation Authority on Wednesday approved a report from an expert panel that a crush zone running beneath Kansai Electric Power Co.’s Oi nuclear plant in Fukui Prefecture is unlikely to move in the future. NRA Chairman Shunichi Tanaka said that inspections of ...

Japan nuke plant checked again for active earthquake fault

Jul 27, 2013

Japan nuke plant checked again for active earthquake fault

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appears at a news conference in Manila on Saturday..”. | KYODOInspectors from the Nuclear Regulation Authority on Saturday started their third on-site survey o check for active faults beneath the Oi nuclear power plant in Fukui Prefecture. The only two ...