Wednesday, February 15, 2006
METI explained the governor about its safety assessment
February 14, 2006, Mr. Yasuhisa KOMODA, an officer of METI's nuclear safety branch, visited the prefectural governor Mimura's office, and explained the ministry's assessment about JNFL's plan for the active testing at the nuclear fuels reprocessing plant in Rokkasho-mura. Right after the visit, governor Mimura met with Mr. Kojima, the president & CEO of JNFL, to confirm readiness for the company to implement the active testing. Mr. Mimura then released an announcement that he will call the member of Aomori Prefectural Assembly to hold general assembly on February 22nd in order to discuss the prpriety of the the active testing.