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April 29, 2015 03:55 JST | Japan
TOKYO -- The Japanese government proposed Tuesday an optimal energy mix for 2030 that consists of 20-22% from nuclear power and up to 24% from renewable energy.
Nuclear power would decrease from 28.6% before the March 2011 Fukushima meltdown while renewable energy would roughly double from about 11% in fiscal 2013.
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