• Kyodo


Industry minister Yukio Edano said Tuesday the government will compile measures to respond more effectively to a major nuclear accident as it considers approving the restart of two reactors at the Oi power plant in Fukui Prefecture.

The measures, including ways to enhance thorough communications between the government and power companies, will come in addition to the technical safety measures for nuclear plants that the government has been working on, according to Edano.

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