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Japan election key to world's biggest nuclear plant and Abe's energy policy

NIIGATA, Japan (Reuters) - A regional election north of Tokyo between candidates most Japanese have never heard of may decide the fate of the world's biggest nuclear plant and mark a turning point for an industry all but shut down after the Fukushima disaster.
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