JAPAN | Discredited Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry releases Fukushima report

Posted on June 13, 2011

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JAPAN | GOVERNMENT SOURCE – Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry | June 13, 2011

 

A report on the domestic and international implications of the Fukushima Dai-ichi disaster was released today by the controversial Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) which has drawn criticism for its strong ties to TEPCO and the Japanese nuclear industry.

The full report is available here: Japan’s Challenges Towards Recovery (PDF: 2.6Mb)

 

 

The Asahi Shimbun newspaper  reported earlier this month that Japanese Prime Minister Kan has been seeking to limit the influence of METI in an attempt to combat corruption in Japan’s energy sector.

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