Naked Bathers and Tradition Stymie Japan’s Clean Energy Ambition

  • Geothermal power could account for 10% of country’s capacity
  • Asian country has world’s third-largest geothermal reserves

With centuries of tradition on their side, Japan’s horde of naked bathers remain unmoved by the island nation’s bid to tap a rich reserve of power equivalent to about 20 nuclear reactors.

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