Feb 29, 2012 The BBC's Roland Buerk is one of the few foreign journalists who has been allowed inside the Fukushima nuclear power station that melted down after the earthquake in Japan last year. He describes the atmosphere, and the steps for the future.
Feb 21, 2012 Alex Chadwick, host of "BURN: An Energy Journal," discusses the conversations at the NRC as the agency became aware of last year's nuclear disaster in Japan.
Feb 17, 2012 The two European nations are set to strike a deal that will pave the way for new nuclear power plants in the U.K. But why now?
Jan 31, 2012 The first new reactors since Three Mile Island is nearing approval just as natural gas is rising as an energy alternative that is safer and cleaner.
Jan 25, 2012 Natural disasters at home and abroad contributed to the country having fewer exports than imports.
Jan 9, 2012 Key on the agenda: Getting Japan and China to support Iran oil sanctions.
Jan 9, 2012 France claims it has designed the world's safest nuclear reactors, but last year's nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan, dealt export hopes a blow.
Dec 27, 2011 After signing similar deals with China and Korea, this third move shows that Japan might be on its way back to prominence.
Dec 26, 2011 China and Japan announce plans to allow businesses to swap currency without dealing in U.S. dollars
Dec 20, 2011 Japan will replace its aging fighter jets with 42 new planes from the U.S. company Lockheed Martin, on the heels of the death of North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il.