Uncertainty about reliable power created by the shutdown of reactors at two nuclear plants is adding new pressure to an old dilemma for Japanese auto makers, namely how best to split production between domestic and overseas factories. The current shortage of electricity is an inconvenience, rather than a calamity, but could become far worse because nuclear power no longer is as dependable in Japan as it was only a few months ago. The risks of nuclear energy, long ignored or covered up, ...

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