The Kashiwazaki-Kariwa Nuclear Power Station would have contributed to Japan's stable energy supply. But the NRA only lifted the ban after nearly three years.
Japan is developing mixed combustion technology to help the Asia Zero Emission Community show that there are various paths to net zero.
Sumiko Takeuchi, Senior Fellow at the International Environment and Economy Institute, shares views on the outcomes of the recent COP28.
The COP28 declaration to triple renewable energy sources is an opportunity for Japan to share its advanced technology for nuclear power development overseas.
Strong steps are needed by COP28 to reduce GHG emissions. Japan's high-efficiency technology could pave the way for reductions of an order of magnitude scale.
PM Kishida is using his time to push energy alternatives with Middle East leaders, whose countries' oil generates around one-third of Japan's energy needs.
What are the G7 outcomes for the climate, and what should we expect in the coming months? We highlight some of the main points below.
After COP27, letting China avoid paying for releasing the highest volume of pollutants globally would be the height of dishonesty.