Japan Nuclear Holdout Rejects $2 Million Bid, Gets Reactor View


Children run along a breakwater at a fishing port near the reactor... News PhotoAomori Prefecture,Asia,Built Structure,Business,Child,Construction Industry,Construction Site,Finance,Groyne,Horizontal,Japan,Nuclear Power Station,Nuclear Reactor,Occupation,TransportationPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2011 BloombergChildren run along a breakwater at a fishing port near the reactor building for Electric Power Development Co.'s (J-Power) Oma nuclear power plant under construction in Oma Town, Aomori Prefecture, Japan, on Saturday, June 25, 2011. Over the 29 years since the nuclear plant was proposed, Oma has received almost 11 billion yen in subsidies, said Kenichi Ito, a town planning official. In Oma and other Aomori towns, the grants helped offset declining revenues that threatened the survival of rural communities, officials said. Photographer: Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images