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Japan poised to fire up its idle nuclear reactors

Three dormant, 40-year-old Japanese nuclear reactors were approved to resume operations on Wednesday, overturning policies adopted after the 2011 Fukushima catastrophe with major ramifications for the energy sector. The move, which was widely reported by Japanese media, comes after Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga announced last week that Japan would slash its greenhouse gas emissions by […]