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Japan’s Nuclear Reactors Remain Offline 4 Years After Fukushima Meltdown

In Japan thousands of people are still homeless and all of the nation’s nuclear reactors are still offline, four years after a magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami caused the world's worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has promised a five-year reconstruction plan for the areas still devastated by the disaster, but he remains a nuclear energy advocate despite strong public opposition. More than 120,000 residents who lived within 20 kilometers of...

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