Terrorist drill held for Fukushima nuclear plant

National May 12, 2013

Terrorist drill held for Fukushima nuclear plant

Police and the Japan Coast Guard conducted a joint drill Saturday to prepare for a possible terrorist attack on the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. About 150 officers and other people, including members of a special assault team of the police, participated in the ...

Oi reactors to get early NRA check to stay on

National Mar 21, 2013

Oi reactors to get early NRA check to stay on

To keep the only nuclear plant now online from shutting down, the Nuclear Regulation Authority said Tuesday it will inspect Kansai Electric Power Co.'s Oi atomic facility in Fukui Prefecture according to new safety standards prior to their official July debut. After a regular meeting ...