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TEPCO and govt ignored latest research on Tsunami

experts repeatedly warned that TEPCO’s tsunami estimate was way too low.  Onagawa NPP on the same coast was built for a 9.1m tsunami  (unlike 5.4m at Fukushima) and survived this one.  Govt was slow to enforce upgrades under industry pressure. … Continue reading

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