Tagged With Fukushima
Energy diversification is essential for Japan
11 May 2017
Public resistance to nuclear power is a hurdle to overcome for Japan to meet its energy targets
First nuclear plant to reopen in Japan after Fukushima
12 August 2015
Japan has brought back the first of its nuclear plants which were closed in the wake of the Fukushima disaster. However, analysts doubt if this will affect LNG imports
Japan opens maiden LNG trading hub JOE
8 October 2014
Japan's first exchange for liquefied natural gas (LNG) has opened for business as it seeks to break a rigid price-setting system that has driven up its energy import bill in the wake of the Fukushima nuclear disaster
Uncertain times for nuclear after Fukushima
20 March 2014
With the rise of cheaper and safer alternatives, in addition to the Fukushima Dai'ichi disaster in 2011, is this the end of the line for nuclear power?
Nuclear industry sees post-Fukushima recovery
17 October 2013
In spite of persistent safety concerns the industry remains confident that it can return to growth
Japan’s bitter pill as two nuclear reactors to restart
24 April 2012
The Japanese government has declared two reactors safe to restart. Now it must convince a traumatised Japanese public that nuclear remains the best route to recovery.
Japan’s tough nuclear question after Fukushima
21 February 2012
A year after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japan’s atomic future remains in the balance
Libya and Fukushima dent global gas glut
27 June 2011
Political problems in Libya, and the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan have both put a dent in global gas supply
Japanese energy dims but still burns after Fukushima
25 May 2011
What does Japan’s energy picture look like in the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami?
Nuclear power's down but not out after Fukushima
31 March 2011
Fission may suddenly be out of fashion. But the world cannot afford to scrap plans for advanced, new-generation reactors
What Japan's Fukushima crisis means for gas
31 March 2011
Fukushima's setback for nuclear power creates new opportunities for natural gas – now and in the future
Massive Japanese quake rocks LNG market
11 March 2011
Four nuclear reactors shut; Japan could import 3 to 5 more LNG cargoes a month; spot prices could reach $11/m Btu