Members of the media in front of storage tanks for radioactive water at Tepco's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma in February, 2016. Photo: ReutersMembers of the media in front of storage tanks for radioactive water at Tepco's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma in February, 2016. Photo: Reuters
Members of the media in front of storage tanks for radioactive water at Tepco's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma in February, 2016. Photo: Reuters

Cost to scrap Fukushima nuclear plant massively underestimated, Japanese officials admit

A revised figure expected by the end of the year could be more than double the current price tag

Topic |   Fukushima nuclear disaster
Members of the media in front of storage tanks for radioactive water at Tepco's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma in February, 2016. Photo: ReutersMembers of the media in front of storage tanks for radioactive water at Tepco's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma in February, 2016. Photo: Reuters
Members of the media in front of storage tanks for radioactive water at Tepco's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma in February, 2016. Photo: Reuters
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