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Japan may only be able to restart one-third of its nuclear reactors

Members of the media and Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) employees wearing protective suits and masks walk past storage tanks for radioactive water in the H4 area at the tsunami-crippled TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima prefecture, in this file picture taken November 7, 2013. REUTERS/Tomohiro Ohsumi

Members of the media and Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) employees wearing protective suits and masks walk past storage tanks for radioactive water in the H4 area at the tsunami-crippled TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima...more

Members of the media and Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) employees wearing protective suits and masks walk past storage tanks for radioactive water in the H4 area at the tsunami-crippled TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima prefecture, in this file picture taken November 7, 2013. REUTERS/Tomohiro Ohsumi
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Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (2nd R), wearing protective suit and mask, is briefed about tanks containing radioactive water by Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant chief Akira Ono (2nd L), as they stand near a tank (C, with railings painted red and blue) which is being dismantled after leaking contaminated water, during his inspection tour to the Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO)'s tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Fukushima Prefecture, in this file picture taken September 19, 2013. REUTERS

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (2nd R), wearing protective suit and mask, is briefed about tanks containing radioactive water by Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant chief Akira Ono (2nd L), as they stand near a tank (C, with railings painted red...more

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (2nd R), wearing protective suit and mask, is briefed about tanks containing radioactive water by Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant chief Akira Ono (2nd L), as they stand near a tank (C, with railings painted red and blue) which is being dismantled after leaking contaminated water, during his inspection tour to the Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO)'s tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Okuma, Fukushima Prefecture, in this file picture taken September 19, 2013. REUTERS
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A man on vacation dives into the sea as Kansai Electric Power Co.'s Mihama nuclear power plant is seen in the background in Mihama town, Fukui prefecture, in this file picture taken July 2, 2011. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A man on vacation dives into the sea as Kansai Electric Power Co.'s Mihama nuclear power plant is seen in the background in Mihama town, Fukui prefecture, in this file picture taken July 2, 2011. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A man on vacation dives into the sea as Kansai Electric Power Co.'s Mihama nuclear power plant is seen in the background in Mihama town, Fukui prefecture, in this file picture taken July 2, 2011. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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