Mon, Dec 24, 2012 - Page 5 News List

Japan anti-nuclear vote melts away

POWERING ON:Although the winning pro-business party is likely to give the green light to nuclear power, activists have not yet given up hope, an expert said

AFP, TOKYO

LOST MOMENTUM

Ban said activists have not given up hope and think their movement will gather lost momentum once the new government moves to restart reactors, idled since the Fukushima Dai-ichi crisis.

“The public has become well aware about nuclear energy, renewable energy and energy saving, and how they are interconnected,” he said. “There is no turning back.”

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