Japan must exit from coal power, and the government is responsible to make that happen.
Coal combustion emits huge amounts of CO2 and other air pollutants. The coal era must be brought to an end.
But a new coal power plant being built in Yokosuka.
The government approved the project despite many concerns, and it is failing to regulate CO2 emissions.
The residents of Yokosuka are challenging the government’s decision.
|December 23, 2019 (Mon)||14:00〜||2nd court date(observers permitted)
Briefing planned afterwards
|Tokyo District Court|
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