#AceNewsReport – JAPAN:Aug.12: After the 2011 tsunami and Fukushima nuclear disaster, a stunned Japan shut down all of its more than 40 reactors.
Could it survive without the source of 30% of its electricity? Barely, it seems. The cost of importing coal and natural gas been crushing to say the least.
This week, the government cautiously turned one reactor back on. Many Japanese aren’t happy about it.