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The Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency and Tokyo Electric Power Co. were aware at least by 2006 that the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant was at risk of having its power knocked out by massive tsunami, NISA officials said Tuesday.

According to the officials, the awareness was shared at a study session attended by several utilities that was held in response to the 2004 Sumatra quake and tsunami in Indonesia.

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