Miyagi Governor Yoshihiro Murai (left) hands over a document to Environment Minister Nobuteru Ishihara in Tokyo on August 7, 2014, to accept government-funded research in the prefecture to find a candidate site for the final disposal of some of the radiation-tainted waste from the Fukushima nuclear disaster. Photo: Kyodo Miyagi Governor Yoshihiro Murai (left) hands over a document to Environment Minister Nobuteru Ishihara in Tokyo on August 7, 2014, to accept government-funded research in the prefecture to find a candidate site for the final disposal of some of the radiation-tainted waste from the Fukushima nuclear disaster. Photo: Kyodo
Miyagi Governor Yoshihiro Murai (left) hands over a document to Environment Minister Nobuteru Ishihara in Tokyo on August 7, 2014, to accept government-funded research in the prefecture to find a candidate site for the final disposal of some of the radiation-tainted waste from the Fukushima nuclear disaster. Photo: Kyodo

Subsidies for storing nuclear debris from Fukushima plant offered by Tokyo

Payments for taking in nuclear-contaminated soil and water akin to bribes, green group says

Topic |   Fukushima nuclear disaster
Miyagi Governor Yoshihiro Murai (left) hands over a document to Environment Minister Nobuteru Ishihara in Tokyo on August 7, 2014, to accept government-funded research in the prefecture to find a candidate site for the final disposal of some of the radiation-tainted waste from the Fukushima nuclear disaster. Photo: Kyodo Miyagi Governor Yoshihiro Murai (left) hands over a document to Environment Minister Nobuteru Ishihara in Tokyo on August 7, 2014, to accept government-funded research in the prefecture to find a candidate site for the final disposal of some of the radiation-tainted waste from the Fukushima nuclear disaster. Photo: Kyodo
Miyagi Governor Yoshihiro Murai (left) hands over a document to Environment Minister Nobuteru Ishihara in Tokyo on August 7, 2014, to accept government-funded research in the prefecture to find a candidate site for the final disposal of some of the radiation-tainted waste from the Fukushima nuclear disaster. Photo: Kyodo
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