• Kyodo


The Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency has found Tepco liable for 10 faults at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant following a 19-day inspection of the facility.

At a news conference held Friday in the city of Fukushima to announce the conclusion of the inspection — the first since the plant was crippled by meltdowns and explosions triggered by last March’s twin disasters — NISA officials said the faults involved safety preparedness and monitoring at the power station.

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