• Kyodo


The Nuclear Regulation Authority may send experts to the Tsuruga nuclear power plant in Fukui Prefecture to further study a geologic fault that the NRA determined in May to be active, sources said.

The NRA commissioners will discuss the issue during their regular meeting Wednesday. The purpose of the on-site investigation would be to check whether there are grounds to revise the NRA’s judgment on the fault running beneath reactor No. 2.

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