• Kyodo


Nuclear power output stood at zero throughout fiscal 2014 for the first time since the country began commercial operation of its first nuclear plant in fiscal 1966, the Federation of Electric Power Companies of Japan said Monday.

All of the nation’s commercial reactors were shut down by the end of September 2013 and have remained offline since, as none of them have yet to complete the safety procedures required to restart operation in the wake of the nuclear disaster at Tepco’s Fukushima No. 1 plant.

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