Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies Program on Energy and Sustainable Development Stanford University


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June 22, 2012

New Stanford report revisits Fukushima, suggests reform

Shorenstein APARC, Japan Studies Program News

A new account of the Fukushima nuclear disaster revisits events as they took place in March 2011. The report, by Kenji Kushida, delves into the politics and institutions of Japan’s energy industry and offers recommendations for reforming it with a view of preventing such a disaster from occurring again.