Toshiba forgoes nuclear sales for renewables focus

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Japanese manufacturer fears red tape will hit profits after TEPCO confirms meltdowns at three Fukushima reactors

Toshiba has announced it will push to expand sales in renewable energy rather than nuclear, as workers fighting to contain radioactive spills at the Fukushima Daiichi plant admitted three of the reactors...

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