After the Fukushima explosion, Japan shut down all of its nuclear power plants. Now it is proposing to restart the first of the plants, with a view to staving off serious power shortages during the summer months.
E&T has been closely following developments in the Japanese nuclear power industry. Check out our full collection of Fukushima news items.
Meanwhile, here’s a neat illustrated graphic, showing the location and current status of Japan’s nuclear power stations.
Click on the graphic for an expanded view.