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Release of IAEA Final Report on Fourth Review of Fukushima Decommissioning

Final report of the review by the IAEA of Japan's efforts for decommissioning of TEPCO's Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station

January 31, 2019

Agency for Natural Resources and Energy

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) published the final report of the review of Japan’s efforts for decommissioning of TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station conducted from November 5 (Mon.) to 13 (Tue.), 2018.

The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) hereby release the final report issued by IAEA.

Outline

Japan has been advancing efforts for decommissioning of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station under the Mid-And-Long-Term Roadmap towards the Decommissioning of TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, etc. Concerning these efforts, from November 5 (Mon.) to 13 (Tue.), 2018, Japan welcomed the visit of an IAEA review mission and an international review was undertaken, and on November 13, 2018, Mr. Yoshihiko Isozaki, State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry, received a preliminary summary report of the review from the mission (*).

*Note: METI Receives Preliminary Summary Report from IAEA Review Mission (press release on November 13, 2018)
 

METI hereby releases the final report of the review published by IAEA. The IAEA’s final report mentions 17 points of acknowledgments and 21 advisory points.

The final report and the IAEA press release have been published on the IAEA website.

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