Launches new Nuclear Regulation Authority to oversee industry.
TOKYO—Japan’s prime minister hinted Wednesday that the government will announce a gradual abandonment of nuclear power when it issues a new energy policy this week. News reports said the Cabinet has already agreed to the new policy. Yoshihiko Noda said…
The country will announce 20-year energy policy plan in two weeks.
Tens of thousands rally as another reactor at the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant goes back online.