Thursday, February 16, 2006
JNFL explained its plan to local government assembly member
JNFL, METI and other players explained their plans and policies to the member of Aomori prefectural assembly and Rokkasho village assembly on February 16. JNFL explained the uranium testing results and active testing plan. METI explained the basis of its decision that the active testing plan was appropriate. The Federation of Electric Power Companies (FEPC) and central government's Atomic Energy Commission secretairat explained the peaceful use of plutonium and its transparency. Next week, the assemblies will have discussion whether or not to give consent on the active testing.