Japan: Nuclear power is here to stay

After great pressure Japan is forced to go back on its words that it would cut its nuclear energy production to half by 2030, the pressure was mainly from the business lobbies and a couple of senior lawmakers inYoshihiko Noda own party.

Regardless of the general public opinion especially after the Fukushima disaster in 2011 non of the leading government parties have acknowledged the more than half the countries opposition to nuclear energy.