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Date : March 7, 2022

Decommissioning and Treated Water Management at Fukushima Daiichi NPS (March 2022, METI/TEPCO)

post date : 2022.02.25

This year will mark eleven years since the Great East Japan Earthquake and the TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station accident. On this occasion, the FPCJ has invited an official from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry and an executive from TEPCO to explain the current situation, progress, and future of decommissioning and treated water management at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station.


■Please note that you cannot physically attend this briefing, as it will be a Zoom webinar. 

■Date: March 7 (Mon), 2022, 14:15-15:45 (Deadline for application: Noon, March 6)

■Theme: Decommissioning and Treated Water Management at Fukushima Daiichi NPS (METI/TEPCO)


 1) Ms. Yuki TANABE, Director for International Issues of Fukushima Daiichi NPS, Nuclear Accident 

      Response Office, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

 2) Mr. Akira ONO, Chief Decommissioning Officer (CDO), President of Fukushima Daiichi    

      Decontamination and Decommissioning Engineering Company, Tokyo Electric Power Company          Holdings (TEPCO HD)

Language: Japanese, with consecutive English translation

As in our standard press briefings, there will be a Q&A session at the end.
*In principle, questions will only be accepted from members of the foreign press.

■Members of the Foreign Press:

Please send any questions for the briefer or topics you are interested in to by 12:00 noon on March 6. As there will only be a limited amount of time to ask questions during the briefing, we will collect questions and provide them to the briefer in advance.

Embassy representatives and FPCJ supporting members may also watch the briefing as observers (admission free).

■How to Apply: Please refer to either the email or fax we sent.

*We will not be accepting applications by email.

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