The government should immediately act on the report of the IAEA. Hesitation will only give room to misinformation and malicious rumors.
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Japan's energy plan contributes to securing a stable power supply for developing countries that have no choice but to rely on coal-fired power.
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The National Diet should not confine the discussion to sources of funding for expanded defense outlays, but include how to elevate Japan's deterrence power.
Major shifts in industrial and energy policy are part of a new 10-year roadmap to realize GX, including extended operation of existing nuclear power plants.
After COP27, letting China avoid paying for releasing the highest volume of pollutants globally would be the height of dishonesty.
Communities experiencing serious electricity shortage, especially those in eastern Japan, should see the importance of Kishida’s major policy shift.
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Pledging to decarbonize and reduce energy imports from Russia, signs point to Japan’s biggest change in nuclear policy since the Great East Japan Earthquake.
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is a wake-up call about the fragility of Japan’s energy security and the need for next-generation nuclear power development.
The government’s current power-saving measures signal defeat in energy policy, which should be a fundamental part of government function.