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Nuclear Power Ain't Going Anywhere In Japan

AP | ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 11.15.2013 | World

TOKYO — Japan once again has become without atomic energy as its only operating nuclear reactor went offline Sunday for refueling and maintenanc...

Japan Unlikely To Exit Nuclear Power

Reuters | Posted 07.24.2012 | World

By Linda Sieg TOKYO, May 25 (Reuters) - Japan is leaning toward a policy of halving nuclear power's share of electricity ...

Japan Shuts Off Last Nuclear Reactors

YURI KAGEYAMA | Posted 07.05.2012 | Green

TOKYO (AP) — Thousands of Japanese marched to celebrate the switching off of the last of their nation's 50 nuclear reactors Saturday, waving banners...

To Save Power, Tokyo Employees Start Work Early, Wear 'Super Cool Biz' Dress Code

AP | By MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 08.06.2011 | Green

TOKYO -- Facing a summer power crunch, some Tokyo city government employees began working an hour earlier Monday to conserve energy amid shortages cau...

Why Japan Is Urging Businessmen To Ditch Their Suits

AP/The Huffington Post | By TOMOKO A. HOSAKA | Posted 08.01.2011 | Green

TOKYO (AP) -- The Japanese government wants the country's suit-loving salarymen to be bold this summer. Ditch the stuffy jacket and tie. And for the g...