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Plans for Fuel Supplies during Disasters in Expectation of Nankai Megathrust Earthquakes Report

The oil companies are planning how they might best deal with supplying energy supplies after a megathrust earthquake in Japan. Within the document is a very basic diagram and summary of the location of power plants and the estimated seismic damage that different areas will be subjected to. Also withing the report are locations of oil refineries.
The full 53 page report can be found here; http://aperc.ieej.or.jp/file/2017/1/13/Plans_for_Fuel_Supplies_during_Disasters_in_Expextation_of_Nanka+i_Megathrust_Earthquakes.pdf
Nuclear power plants
– Figure 6 shows locations of expected earthquake zones and nuclear power plants.
– Hamaoka Nuclear Power Station of Chubu Electric Power Company is located in the
area where earthquakes with the seismic intensity scale of 7 or greater are expected
(not in commercial operation today).
– Sendai Nuclear Power Station of Kyushu Electric Power Company is the only
commercially operating nuclear power plant at this point. Siesmic intensity scale  5+ are expected there.
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January 26, 2017 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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