Japan utilities set to put reactors back online for first time since nuclear crisis

  • by: MARI YAMAGUCHI , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 8, 2013 - 12:35 AM

TOKYO — Japan moved a step closer to restarting nuclear reactors Monday as four utility companies applied for safety inspections of 10 idled plants, the clearest sign of a return to atomic energy nearly two and a half years after the Fukushima disaster.

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