The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Japan. File photo: AFP
The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Japan. File photo: AFP
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Japan wants to restart more nuclear power reactors, but ‘terror’ threat sparks unease in public

  • Prime Minister Fumio Kishida has set ambitious nuclear power goals to cut Japan’s reliance on energy imports
  • But experts say it ‘will be a challenge’ to get existing reactors going again amid concerns around plants caught in the Ukraine war

The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Japan. File photo: AFP
The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Japan. File photo: AFP
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