Archive | 4 janvier 2012

The Fukushima Effect: France Starts to Turn Against Its Much Vaunted Nuclear … – TIME (blog)

edie.netThe Fukushima Effect: France Starts to Turn Against Its Much Vaunted Nuclear …TIME (blog)Is France's long, proud, and at times defiant affection for nuclear energy finally beginning to wane in the aftermath of the Fukushima disaster? Whil…

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Review of 2011: Figures following Fukushima (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Review of 2011: Figures following FukushimaSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Post-Fukushima: Signs Of A New Surge In Nuclear Plant Construction (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Post-Fukushima: Signs Of A New Surge In Nuclear Plant Construction Fukushima raised serious questions about nuclear safety and prompted a global building freeze on new atomic power plants. But as 2012 begins, it is becoming clear that the freeze is beg…

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Misreporting Fukushima: A Failure of Science Journalism with Global Repercussions? Monday, February 20, 2012: 9:45 AM-12:45 PM (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Readers may be interested how the events at Fukushima were covered in the media. A symposium on the topic will be at the upcoming annual meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS, which publishes Science magazine/journal)…

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Post-Fukushima era begins for France (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Post-Fukushima era begins for France from World Nuclear News by Jeremy Gordon EDF’s fleet of 58 reactors needs upgrades ‘as quickly as possible’ to be sufficiently robust in extreme situations, said France’s nuclear safety regulator.Source : Michele Ke…

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The Fukushima Effect Continues: French Nuclear Builder AREVA Announces Losses and Redundancies Amid Slew of Cancelled Projects Source: Clean Technica (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

The Fukushima Effect Continues: French Nuclear Builder AREVA Announces Losses and Redundancies Amid Slew of Cancelled Projects Source: Clean Technica ( http://s.tt/155JB )The Fukushima Effect Continues: French Nuclear Builder AREVA Announces Losses and…

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Independent Japanese Panel to Study Fukushima Causes (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Independent Japanese Panel to Study Fukushima CausesSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Number of hunters in Fukushima Prefecture drops due to nuclear crisis – The Daily Yomiuri

Number of hunters in Fukushima Prefecture drops due to nuclear crisisThe Daily YomiuriThe number of registered hunters in Fukushima Prefecture this season plunged about 30 percent from the previous season amid negative effects of the accident at the Fu…

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Fukushima schools kick off semester (Japan Times)

Public elementary and junior high schools in the city of Fukushima kicked off a new semester Wednesday, one week earlier than normal amid the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant crisis. Those schools had extended summer vacation by one week last year as scho…

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04/01/2012 : Clôture : le CAC40 redonne 1,6%

04/01/2012 : Clôture : le CAC40 redonne 1,6%

Le marché parisien met fin à une série de quatre séances de progression ce soir, avec un CAC40 qui redonne 1,6% à 3.194 points. Coté valeurs, EDF cèd…

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Post-Fukushima era begins for France – World Nuclear News

edie.netPost-Fukushima era begins for FranceWorld Nuclear NewsAnnouncing yesterday's report from the Autorité De Sûreté Nucléaire (ASN), André-Claude Lacoste said the Fukushima accident "marks nuclear history" in the same way as the …

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Post-Fukushima era begins for France (World Nuclear News)

EDF’s fleet of 58 reactors needs upgrades ‘as quickly as possible’ to be sufficiently robust in extreme situations, said France’s safety regulator.Source : World Nuclear NewsExplore : Asia, Europe, France, Japan, World

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Japon : premières prières pour le business 2012

Japon : premières prières pour le business 2012

fr.euronews.net Mercredi 4 janvier, c'est officiellement le premier jour de travail de l'année au Japon et comme c'est la coutume, des milliers de salariés sont …

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Fukushima: A woman speaks out about health problems – ‘Until this summer, my teeth were healthy’ (Desdemona Despair)

By arevamirpal::laprimavera 2 January 2012 Teeth and toenails falling off and clumps of hair coming off, she reports in her blog. She doesn’t seem to care any more if people dismiss her as fabricating the story, and just tells as a matter of fact what’…

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Fukushima Radiation Killed Thousands of Americans (America’s North Shore Journal)

In a study released just before Christmas, researchers estimate that 14,000 Americans died due to the effects of radioactive materials released by the Fukushima nuclear power plant accident in March 2011. Joseph J. Mangano and Janette D. Sherman author…

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The Fukushima Effect Continues: French Nuclear Builder AREVA Announces Losses and Redundancies Amid Slew of Cancelled Projects (Alternative Energy News)

Filed under: Energy NewsSource : Alternative Energy NewsExplore : Asia, Energy, Japan, World

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Farmers in Fukushima count the cost – Financial Times

edie.netFarmers in Fukushima count the costFinancial TimesBy Mure Dickie in Fukushima prefecture It was a problem the Saito family had never faced in all their years of farming: what do you do with radioactive spinach? A few weeks after Japan's Fuk…

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Fukushima still haunts uranium – The Southern Times

World Nuclear NewsFukushima still haunts uraniumThe Southern TimesMarket analysts are warning that shrinking order books, a flat spot price and production cutbacks – largely attributable to the Fukushima disaster – will haunt uranium producers well int…

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Wild times in Fukushima Pref. town as lions dance down streets – Mainichi Daily News

Mainichi Daily NewsWild times in Fukushima Pref. town as lions dance down streetsMainichi Daily NewsDancers clad in traditional lion masks visit the "Hana no Yu" inn in the Funehikimachi district of Tamura, Fukushima Prefecture, on Jan. 3. (M…

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Japan PM vows to bring rebirth of Fukushima (Nigeria News24)

Japan PM vows to bring rebirth of Fukushima Associated Press – 4 January 2012 00:18-05:00 Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.Source : Nigeria News24Explore…

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EDF Reactor Extensions May Cost $65 Billion on Safety Review – BusinessWeek

EDF Reactor Extensions May Cost $65 Billion on Safety ReviewBusinessWeekParis-based EDF, operator of the country's 58 nuclear reactors, was ordered by the Autorite de Surete Nucleaire yesterday to spend billions of euros on improvements in a safety…

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Gov’t opens nuclear decontamination office in Fukushima city – Mainichi Daily News

Mainichi Daily NewsGov't opens nuclear decontamination office in Fukushima cityMainichi Daily NewsWorkers spread lining sheets in a huge trench dug to bury radiation-contaminated topsoil collected from the ground of Yasawa Elementary School and Kin…

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Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda: Fukushima Area Will See ‘Rebirth’ – Huffington Post

Boston.comJapan's Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda: Fukushima Area Will See 'Rebirth'Huffington PostBy MALCOLM FOSTER 01/ 4/12 12:18 AM ET AP TOKYO — Japan's prime minister pledged Wednesday in his traditional new year's press confere…

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EDF Says Longer Reactor Lives Could Cost $65 Billion After Safety Review – Bloomberg

EDF Says Longer Reactor Lives Could Cost $65 Billion After Safety ReviewBloombergParis-based EDF, operator of the country's 58 nuclear reactors, was ordered by the Autorite de Surete Nucleaire yesterday to spend billions of euros on improvements in…

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" Maddow Picks Up on The BRAD BLOG’s Story on the Iowa GOP’s Photo ID Hypocrisy " – Brad Blog (blog)

" Maddow Picks Up on The BRAD BLOG's Story on the Iowa GOP's Photo ID Hypocrisy "Brad Blog (blog)Fukushima's nuke disaster leads to political shift in Germany; Congressional concerns about US nuke evacuation plans… Plant operato…

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Japan PM vows Fukushima rebirth – Sydney Morning Herald

International Business TimesJapan PM vows Fukushima rebirthSydney Morning HeraldAP Japan's prime minister has pledged in his traditional new year's press conference to bring "rebirth" to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear …

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Japan PM vows Fukushima rebirth (Sydney Morning Herald )

Japan’s PM has promised a « rebirth » of the area contaminated by the Fukushima nuclear power plant but has offered few specifics.Source : Sydney Morning Herald Explore : Asia, Energy, Japan, Nuclear Energy, World

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Japan PM vows to bring rebirth of Fukushima – Newsday

NewsdayJapan PM vows to bring rebirth of FukushimaNewsdayClick here Japan PM vows to bring rebirth of Fukushima Originally published: January 3, 2012 10:38 PM Updated: January 4, 2012 12:18 AM By The Associated Press MALCOLM FOSTER (Associated Press) (…

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Japan PM vows to bring rebirth of Fukushima – San Francisco Chronicle

Japan PM vows to bring rebirth of FukushimaSan Francisco ChronicleJapan's prime minister pledged Wednesday in his traditional new year's press conference to bring "rebirth" to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant…

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Japan PM Vows To Bring Rebirth Of Fukushima – NPR

Japan PM Vows To Bring Rebirth Of FukushimaNPRby AP TOKYO (AP) — Japan's prime minister pledged Wednesday in his traditional new year's press conference to bring "rebirth" to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plan…

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Japan PM vows to bring rebirth of Fukushima (San Diego Union)

Japan’s prime minister pledged Wednesday in his traditional new year’s press conference to bring « rebirth » to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant.Source : San Diego UnionExplore : Asia, Energy, Japan, Nuclear Energy, World

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Japan PM vows to bring ‘rebirth’ to Fukushima – USA TODAY

USA TODAYJapan PM vows to bring 'rebirth' to FukushimaUSA TODAYTOKYO (AP) – Japan's prime minister has pledged to bring "rebirth" to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant. Shizuo Kambayashi, AP Japanese Prim…

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France announces multi-bln-dollar program to beef up nuclear safety (People Daily)

PARIS, Jan. 3 (Xinhua) — The French Nuclear Safety Authority (ASN) on Tuesday announced a multi-billion-dollar investment program to strengthen nuclear safety in a bid to boost confidence in the country’s prized nuclear energy industry. In a report re…

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Japan PM vows to bring ‘rebirth’ to Fukushima (USA Today)

Japan’s prime minister has pledged to bring « rebirth » to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant.Source : USA TodayExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Japan PM vows to bring ‘rebirth’ to Fukushima (Miami Herald)

Japan’s prime minister has pledged to bring « rebirth » to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant.Source : Miami HeraldExplore : Asia, Energy, Japan, Nuclear Energy, World

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Japan PM vows to bring ‘rebirth’ to Fukushima (kansascity.com)

Japan’s prime minister has pledged to bring « rebirth » to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant.Source : kansascity.comExplore : Asia, Energy, Japan, Nuclear Energy, World

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Japan PM Vows to Bring ‘Rebirth’ to Fukushima (ABC News)

Japan’s leader vows to bring ‘rebirth’ to area around crippled nuclear plant, revive economySource : ABC NewsExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Japan PM vows to bring ‘rebirth’ to Fukushima (Seattle Times)

Japan’s prime minister has pledged to bring « rebirth » to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant.Source : Seattle TimesExplore : Asia, Energy, Japan, Nuclear Energy, World

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Japan PM vows to bring rebirth of Fukushima – The Associated Press

Japan PM vows to bring rebirth of FukushimaThe Associated PressTOKYO (AP) — Japan's prime minister pledged Wednesday in his traditional new year's press conference to bring "rebirth" to the area around the crippled Fukushima nuclear…

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Specialty Media Highlight 2011’s Top Ethics News (Ethics Newsline)

As 2011 drew to a close, various specialty media highlighted their choices for the top ethics stories of the year: CSR publication puts Fukushima nuclear disaster at top of list; BBC religion section includes ethics of assassination; legal site says fr…

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Austria and Czech Republic divided over nuclear power – BBC News

Free Speech Radio NewsAustria and Czech Republic divided over nuclear powerBBC NewsBy Bethany Bell BBC News, Zwentendorf The disaster at the Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan last year has re-shaped the debate in Europe on the future of atomic power. Au…

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A Nuclear-Free Town Fades Away in Japan – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalA Nuclear-Free Town Fades Away in JapanWall Street Journal'Our heart goes out to the Fukushima people,' says former Mayor Koumei Sasaguchi. 'That could have been us.' A few years after turning down the reactors, the v…

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Mothers first to shed food-safety complacency – The Japan Times

The Japan TimesMothers first to shed food-safety complacencyThe Japan TimesBy MIZUHO AOKI Third of five parts — The disaster at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant and the threat of radioactive fallout changed the lives of many people, including Mizuho…

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NRC to review safety at 23 ‘Fukushima-style’ nuclear power reactors in US (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

NRC to review safety at 23 ‘Fukushima-style’ nuclear power reactors in USSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Energy, Japan, Nuclear Energy, World

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US Nuclear Power Industry in Weakened State (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

US Nuclear Power Industry in Weakened State Falling natural gas prices, post-Fukushima concerns impact cost By Gary FeuerbergSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Business, Energy, Japan, World

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Skis, goggles, hats – and radiation monitors: thousands crowd the slopes during Fukushima’s ski season (COOL JAPANESE SCENE)

Skis, goggles, hats – and radiation monitors: thousands crowd the slopes during Fukushima’s ski season telegraph.co.uk – Jan 1, 2012 Coniferous trees are covered with ice and now at Japan’s one of the most popular ski resorts Zao Ski Resort in Yamagata…

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Latest Featured Reports | Tuesday, January 3, 2012 – Brad Blog (blog)

Brad Blog (blog)Latest Featured Reports | Tuesday, January 3, 2012Brad Blog (blog)Fukushima's nuke disaster leads to political shift in Germany; Congressional concerns about US nuke evacuation plans… Plant operator apologizes, again; AP reports t…

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Tissue from sick seals to be tested for radiation; scientist says link to … – The Republic

Tissue from sick seals to be tested for radiation; scientist says link to …The RepublicDAN JOLING AP ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A University of Alaska Fairbanks scientist will check tissue samples of Alaska's sickened ringed seals for evidence of radi…

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