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TEPCO staffer testifies execs put off tsunami measures at Fukushima plant via The Mainichi

TOKYO — A Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) employee testified in court here on April 10 that company executives decided to postpone tsunami prevention measures at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant despite an assessment warning that a massive wave … Continue reading

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Tepco executives get a taste of citizens’ wrath via The Japan Times

By Jeff Kingston […] In mid-2012, Tepco released the results of its own investigation into the nuclear accident and, with unseemly chutzpah, absolved itself of all responsibility. It was so embarrassing in its exculpatory excesses, and thoroughly contradicted by all … Continue reading

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