Fukushima (Japan)

Type: City
Name: Fukushima (Japan) (Fukushima Airport)
Country: Japan
Latitude: 37.233299
Longitude: 140.432999
population: 294,240
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 3 reports

Trelleborg supplies cable protection for Japanese floating offshore windfarm

Trelleborg’s offshore operation has secured a contract to supply its range of high performance cable protection for phase two of the floating offshore windfarm Fukushima Forward Project, lead by the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.Following ... [Published Windtech International - 1 hour ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Developing world revives nuclear power prospects, but yet to commit

* Manufacturers look to developing markets to fill order books * Nations want cleaner energy to power growth * New technology, safety features add to investment costs By Karolin Schaps and Nina Chestney LONDON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - Developing nations are ... [Published Sharenet - 22 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Villagers still uprooted years after Fukushima nuclear disaster

Japan’s 2011 plant meltdown has torn apart close families, leaving elderly relatives isolated and villages uninhabited.More than three years since Japan’s Fukushima nuclear disaster as many as 120,000 people from the region are living in nuclear limbo, ... [Published thestar.com.my - 8 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Nuclear comes with a tsunami of consequences

Three years ago this week a key report by the UN Secretary-General entitled "United Nations system-wide study on the implications of the accident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant" was submitted to the UN Summit on Nuclear Safety.The report ... [Published Australian Conservation Foundation - 10 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Fukushima investigator reveals nuclear lessons for U.S. September 18, 2014

- 4:05 PMB. John Garrick, a nuclear engineer and vice-chair of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission's Committee for Improving Safety and Security of U.S. Nuclear Plants, recounted what he saw at Japan's Fukushima nuclear facility for an audience of Vanderbilt ... [Published Noodls - 12 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Fukushima radiation damages rice genome

's Fukushima disaster continues to taint the Japanese environment. And now it is rice itself - the dietary staple of Japan and other countries across south and east Asia - that's taking the hit.A study in the American Genetic Association's Journal of ... [Published Ecologist - 14 hours ago]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Fukushima updates 9/18/14

Fukushima updates 9/18/14 -Less than 100 irradiated unit #4 fuel bundles remain to be moved… PM Shinzo Abe toured the candidate sites for rural waste storage… Tepco has begun the first test run of the second advanced water treatment system (ALPS)… ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - 15 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Fukushima fishermen against water release plan

Fishermen have voiced opposition to a plan for well water from around the crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant to be dumped into the ocean.About 90 fishermen attended a briefing held in Iwaki City in Fukushima on Thursday by Tokyo Electric Power Company.The ... [Published NHK - 16 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Latest Headlines from ENENews

br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> Latest Headlines from ENENews VIDEO: Gov’t experts highly suspicious of Japan’s claim that nobody sufferedacute radiation syndrome after Fukushima — So many workers were ill theyhad to lay on cardboard ... [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - 16 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Kurion awarded Fukushima treatment contract

There are hundreds of wastewater tanks at Fukushima (Tepco)18/09/2014 Has worked at crippled nuclear plant since 2011Richard JansenEMBATTLED Japanese nuclear operator Tepco has contracted the US firm Kurion to create a mobile water treatment system to ... [Published TCE Today - 16 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Dump trucks eyed for moving tainted soil to hot storage in Fukushima

The Environment Ministry plans to use 10-ton dump trucks to transport soil tainted with radiation released by the meltdowns at Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s wrecked Fukushima No. 1 power station to interim storage facilities in the prefecture.The plan is ... [Published Japan Times - 22 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Kurion to Sign Contract Over Fukushima Cleanup

TOKYO-—Kurion Inc. said it would sign a contract as soon as this month with the Japanese government to study scaling up technology for removing tritium from wastewater, trying to address a Fukushima nuclear-cleanup bottleneck. The U.S. radioactive-waste ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 17 2014]

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"Though India's nuclear power generation satisfies many safeguards and oversights, the biggest challenge is to address the public and policy makers perceptions about the safety of nuclear power, particularly after the Fukushima incident in Japan and Chernobyl disaster in Russia" he said
...poor communication and co-ordination between nuclear regulators, utility officials and the government and declared that the disaster revealed "even bigger man-made vulnerabilities in Japan's nuclear industry and regulation, from inadequate safety guidelines to crisis management"
According to USA Today , Scottish independence would take with it "one-third of the United Kingdom's land mass, 8% of its population, about 10% of its tax revenue, and an incalculable amount of cultural and intellectual capital."
Previous experiments had provided evidence of "ultralow-level gamma radiation triggering changes at the molecular level in the multi-layered defence / stress-related biological processes in rice leaves"

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Trelleborg supplies cable protection for Japane... [Published Windtech International - 1 hour ago]
Trelleborg to Supply Cable Protection for Fukus... [Published Offshore Wind - 3 hours ago]
Easier norms, exemption from approvals to boost... [Published Jagran Post - 3 hours ago]
Villagers still uprooted years after Fukushima ... [Published thestar.com.my - 8 hours ago]
Govt pushes for more hydropower [Published Times of India - 10 hours ago]
Nuclear comes with a tsunami of consequences [Published Australian Conservation Foundation - 10 hours ago]
Can SA afford to go nuclear? [Published Mail & Guardian Online - 11 hours ago]
More Nuclear Power is NOT the Answer to the Cli... [Published GoPetition - 11 hours ago]
United Nations Peace Day in Hawaii [Published Prlog - 12 hours ago]
Lessons for U.S. Utilities from the German Ener... [Published EnergyBiz - 12 hours ago]
Fukushima investigator reveals nuclear lessons ... [Published Noodls - 12 hours ago]
Stock Market Today: Dow, S&P Close at Record Hi... [Published TheStreet.com - 13 hours ago]
Fukushima radiation damages rice genome [Published Ecologist - 14 hours ago]
Stock Market Today: Dow Rallies to a New Intrad... [Published The Street Latest - 14 hours ago]
Modi: India and Japan will shape 21st century [Published Eastern Eye - 15 hours ago]
Fukushima updates 9/18/14 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - 15 hours ago]
World Business Quick Take [Published Taipei Times Online - 15 hours ago]
Trelleborg secures supply contract [Published Offshore Engineer - 16 hours ago]
Fukushima fishermen against water release plan [Published NHK - 16 hours ago]
Latest Headlines from ENENews [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - 16 hours ago]
Spot Uranium Jumps Higher: Is Putin Putting Pre... [Published Seeking Alpha - 16 hours ago]
Kurion awarded Fukushima treatment contract [Published TCE Today - 16 hours ago]
Power Week: Did We Just Avoid an 'Electric Arma... [Published EE Times - 16 hours ago]
Stock Market Today: Stocks Rise as Jobless Clai... [Published TheStreet.com - 17 hours ago]
Canon U.S.A.'s Clean Earth Crew Beautifies Lake... [Published InvestorPoint.com - 20 hours ago]
Why Japan is turning to high-tech floating isla... [Published The Week Magazine - 21 hours ago]
Dump trucks eyed for moving tainted soil to hot... [Published Japan Times - 22 hours ago]
L.A. heatwave: Don't be piggish about electrici... [Published Los Angeles Times - 22 hours ago]
Developing world revives nuclear power prospect... [Published Sharenet - 22 hours ago]
Nuclear energy is not a viable option [Published Aliran - 23 hours ago]
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Fukushima updates 9/18/14 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - 15 hours ago]
Fukushima updates 9/18/14 -Less than 100 irradiated unit #4 fuel bundles remain to be moved… PM Shinzo Abe toured the candidate sites for rural waste storage… Tepco has begun the first test run of the second advanced water treatment system (ALPS)… ...
Latest Headlines from ENENews [Published Solsticewitch13's BOS - 16 hours ago]
br />!--[if gte mso 9]><![endif]--> Latest Headlines from ENENews VIDEO: Gov’t experts highly suspicious of Japan’s claim that nobody sufferedacute radiation syndrome after Fukushima — So many workers were ill theyhad to lay on cardboard ...
Why King Coal Will Keep Its Crown [Published Zero Hedge - Sep 17 2014]
Submitted by Andrew Topf via OilPrice.com , For climate change activists and those hoping for an energy future dominated by renewables or even less-polluting natural gas, the death of coal cannot come quickly enough. But with coal still the dominant ...
Nuclear Energy Insider Newsletter 9/17 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Sep 17 2014]
Welcome to this issue of your bi-weekly Nuclear Energy Insider newsletter. Industry Insight Diablo Canyon research to benefit nuclear sector for decades to come Extensivescientific research performed in the area surrounding Pacific Gas and Electric ...
Dr. Timothy Mousseau: Fukushima impacts on wild... [Published Beyond Nuclear - Sep 17 2014]
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UK drone offered for Fukushima clean-up [Published Reuters Video: Technology - Jan 28 2014]
UK drone offered for Fukushima clean-up [Published Reuters Video: Business - Jan 28 2014]
'100000 tons of toxic water still inside Fukush... [Published Russia Today - YouTube - Jun 12 2011]
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Report from Fukushima: lots of cleanup to do, n... [Published Platts - News - Apr 29 2014]
The Untold Story of Japan's Tsunami Refugees [Published PR Newswire - Dec 10 2013]
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