Fukushima I Dai-Ichi Nuclear Plant

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Name: Fukushima I Dai-Ichi Nuclear Plant
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 15 mins ago - 5 reports

'Painful' Move: Fukushima to Store Radioactive Soil

TOKYO - Soil contaminated after Japan's 2011 Fukushima nuclear power plant meltdown will be stored in a facility straddling two small towns within the hard-hit region, the government announced Monday. The radioactive waste promised to be a "major burden" ... [Published NBCNews.com - 1 hour ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Yoshida Interviews / Experts discuss Fukushima crisis, Asahi reports

The Yomiuri Shimbun Interviews conducted with Masao Yoshida, the now-deceased manager of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant during the March 2011 outbreak of the crisis there, have revealed that an Asahi Shimbun report caused serious misunderstandings ... [Published The Japan News - 1 hour ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Japan steps up crisis response efforts on national Disaster Prevention Day

Some 2.35 million Japanese residents took part in a nationwide drill on Monday, September 1, as part of Disaster Prevention Day.The exercise is carried out annually on the anniversary of the 1923 Great Kanto Earthquake, in which more than 100,000 people ... [Published EuroNews - 3 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Fukushima Daiichi workers to sue TEPCO

Workers at the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant are planning to sue Tokyo Electric Power Company, demanding it pay wages suited for the dangerous work.Four male workers at a TEPCO subcontractor will file a lawsuit at the Iwaki branch of the Fukushima ... [Published NHK - 5 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Should Japan restart its nuclear reactors?

NEW YORK —Only luck and real courage at 14 nuclear reactors on Japan’s Pacific coast overcame the technical failures of nuclear power and prevented the nation from being destroyed by radiation.The untold story of March 11, 2011 is how close Japan came ... [Published Japan Today - 15 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

How operators are driving key safety reforms from nuclear plant accidents

In one of the backyards of the D.C. Cook nuclear power plant in Michigan, US, stands a special newly built thick-walled all-concrete structure officials say can withstand some of the most violent earthquakes and tornados.Inside this structure that sits ... [Published Business Daily Africa - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Yoshida Interviews / N-plant ‘retreat’ misreported globally

The Yomiuri Shimbun Incomplete reports on interviews conducted with Masao Yoshida, manager of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant during the March 2011 crisis, as part of a government investigation of the disaster, caused serious misunderstandings ... [Published The Japan News - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Fukushima No. 1 chief feared catastrophe for eastern Japan

The chief of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant said in testimony before his death that he feared the core meltdowns he was trying to contain in March 2011 would cause catastrophic damage to eastern Japan, government documents show.“Our image was a catastrophe ... [Published Japan Times - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Workers drop refueling crane console into Fukushima Daiichi Reactor 3 spent fuel pool

Workers drop refueling crane console into Fukushima Daiichi Reactor 3 spent fuel pool http://enformable.com/2014/08/workers-drop-refueling-crane-console-fukushima-daiichi-reactor-3-spent-fuel-pool/ ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 2 reports

Fukushima formally accepts waste storage plan

The governor of Japan's Fukushima Prefecture has officially accepted a government proposal to build intermediate radioactive waste facilities in 2 of its towns.The central government plans to build the facilities on 16-square-kilometer lots in the towns ... [Published NHK - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Fukushima families sue prefecture, government for radiation exposure during meltdown crisis

FUKUSHIMA – A group of parents and children who were residing in Fukushima Prefecture when the nuclear disaster unfolded in March 2011 is suing the central and prefectural governments for failing to take sufficient steps to protect children from radiation ... [Published Japan Times - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Floating nuclear plants may be safer from tsunamis

, a magnitude-9 earthquake just off the coast of Tohoku, Japan, set off a devastating tsunami that swamped the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant complex on the coast northeast of Tokyo. Backup generators failed, triggering nuclear meltdowns in three reactors ... [Published Earth Magazine - Aug 30 2014]

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...The radioactive waste promised to be a "major burden" for residents, Fukushima Governor Yuhei Sato said as he announced the decision. "In order for Fukushima's speedy recovery, I have made the painful decision to allow for the construction work" Sato said...
"I have made an agonising decision to accept plans to construct temporary storage facilities in order to achieve recovery in the environment as soon as possible" Mr Sato told central government ministers in Tokyo

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