Archives for the 'Renewable Energy' Category

Reform of the Power System

Consumers Union of Japan and concerned citizens and experts formed a committee in September 2013 to put forward proposals for a reform of Japan’s energy system. This network took the opportunity to make a detailed submission to the government in … Read More

Posted January 15th, 2014 in Energy Efficiency, Nuclear, Renewable Energy

Energy Reform Symposium

What Will Happen With The Electric Utility Law Revision? June 20, 2013 Symposium Japan is debating the future of its electric power system. A special committee at the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry made recommendations for reform in February, … Read More

Posted June 19th, 2013 in Energy, Energy Efficiency, Nuclear, Renewable Energy

Peace Boat Anti-Nuclear Campaign In Europe

Katsutaka Idogawa, former Mayor of Futaba Town, the site of the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant, will travel to France, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Estonia, Latvia, and Switzerland. He will be reaching out to municipal leaders and citizen groups about the … Read More

Posted May 8th, 2013 in Energy, Nuclear, Renewable Energy

11,500 Participants In Yokohama Want Japan To Change Its Thinking About Nuclear Power

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m4s0n501 Change is needed for Japan to stop relying on nuclear power The large Yokohama conference on January 14-15 for a nuclear power free world was a very well organized two day event with hundreds of lectures by speakers from … Read More

Posted January 25th, 2012 in Energy, Energy Efficiency, Nuclear, Renewable Energy

CUJ: Local Energy Production For Local Energy Consumption

Resolution to aim for a clean break with nuclear power generation – We request a conversion of Japan’s energy policy Nuclear power generation leads to radiation poisoning at every level: from the workers involved in uranium mining for the fuel … Read More

Posted July 28th, 2010 in Civil Rights, Nuclear, Renewable Energy