Right now, we know that we can live without nuclear energy. It’s only because the government does not want to put the nuclear industrial complex out of business that they don’t contemplate the other solutions.

Norimichi Hattori, a spokesman for a loosely structured network of groups opposed to nuclear energy in Japan known as Metropolitan Coalition Against Nukes (Newsweek)

  • 0

    gaijinfo

    I thought "Nukes" meant nuclear weapons not nuclear energy. Anyhow, you can live without electricity of any sort, but that's not the point. It should be up to the consumer not the government. If private companies want to build nuclear energy plants, they should be able to so long as they have enough customers to support themselves. Every household should have a choice between two or three energy sources. They could simply choose which one they feel comfortable with, all things considered. Leave government out of it. In fact, leave government out of everything.

    Then there would be no need for groups like this.

  • 1

    zichi

    In this country, nuclear energy is a dying business. Down but not yet out!

Login to leave a comment

OR
Live Music in July at Dubliners'

Live Music in July at Dubliners'

The Dubliners Irish PubBars

Special Offers

AJE Summer Camp

AJE Summer Camp

Offer ends: Aug 12, 2016

Work
in
Japan

Search the Largest English Job Board in Japan.

Find a Job Now!

More in Quote of the Day

View all

View all

Time
to Buy
in Japan

Find the perfect home today!

Search