Japan Nuclear Plant Checked for Fault Line via ABC News

Japanese nuclear regulators inspected ground structures at the country’s only operating nuclear plant to examine if an existing fault line is active.

The inspection Friday determines whether the Ohi plant in western Japan should close. Its No. 3 and No. 4 reactors went back online in July, becoming Japan’s only operating reactors after all 50 Japanese reactors went offline for inspection following the March 11, 2011, crisis at Fukushima Dai-ichi.

A five-member team will meet Sunday in Tokyo to discuss the findings.

Continue reading at Japan Nuclear Plant Checked for Fault Line

This entry was posted in *English and tagged , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.