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# hamaoka - Sunday 1 April, 2012

Another Japanese earthquake could trigger 34-metre tsunami: report

Government reports say if the tide was right, a similar earthquake to last year’s could result in even greater havoc.

# hamaoka - Monday 9 May, 2011

Japan's Hamaoka nuclear plant to temporarily close over safety concerns

The shutdown of the plant follows concerns about whether it was adequately protected from potential damage by another earthquake. The temporary measure is likely to mean more power shortages for Japanese people.

# hamaoka - Saturday 7 May, 2011

Japanese plant officials defer decision on request to suspend Hamaoka operations

Officials failed to reach a decision on prime minister’s call to halt operations at central Japanese plant.

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