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Thirteen prefectures say no to hosting nuclear waste depository via The Japan Times

A total of 13 out of the nation’s 47 prefectures say they would refuse to host a final disposal site for highly radioactive nuclear waste, a Kyodo News survey showed Saturday. In the survey conducted between late October and early … Continue reading

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Minister signals German trust could handle nuclear waste storage via Reuters

Germany could share responsibility for phasing out nuclear power with energy firms by setting up a publicly managed trust, the environment minister said on Sunday. Barbara Hendricks’ comments to Deutschlandfunk radio follow calls by Germany’s top energy firms utilities on … Continue reading

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