Forgetting Fukushima India Pursues Massive Nuclear Expansion

The 2011 disaster at Japan's Fukushima plant led many countries to turn away from nuclear power. But a growing population and rising economy has prompted India to massively expand its nuclear program -- even in the face of technological worries and fervent opposition.
Local fisherman protest the Russian-built nuclear plant in Kudankalam, India.

Local fisherman protest the Russian-built nuclear plant in Kudankalam, India.

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Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan