Frenzy in post-Fukushima energy policies

© Kim Kyung-Hoon

For a long while, the Japanese government had based its prosperity on its nuclear industry. As one can imagine, the catastrophes of March 2011 compelled it to rethink its energy sources in terms of sustainability. The progress in that field has been such that today the country is on its way to shutting down its last (54th) nuclear power plant, thus achieving a complete nuclear phase-out and a “zero output”. [Read more →]

May 14, 2012   4 Comments