SAGA (Kyodo) Saga Gov. Yasushi Furukawa said Tuesday he will endorse a plan by Kyushu Electric Power Co. to use uranium-plutonium mixed oxide fuel, or MOX, at the No. 3 reactor of the nuclear plant in the town of Genkai.

Furukawa told the prefectural assembly: “I would like to accept the plan. I will make a final decision following discussions at the prefectural assembly.”

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