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Commission members from Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority inspect... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Close To,Examining,Finance,Fukui Prefecture,Horizontal,Japan,Kansai Electric Power Company,Nuclear Energy,Nuclear Regulation Authority - Japan,People,Town,WorkingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPCommission members from Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) inspect a fault zone near Japan's only working nuclear power plant, the Kansai Electric Power Company's Oi Nuclear Power Plant in the town of Oi, Fukui prefecture in western Japan on December 28, 2012. Oi's nuclear power plant sits on what may be a quake-causing fault in the earth's crust, a geologist has warned, saying it is 'very silly' to allow it to continue operating. JAPAN OUT AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)