Archive | 6 février 2012

Tepco Releases English Version Of Fukushima-Daiichi Report (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Tepco Releases English Version Of Fukushima-Daiichi Report 6 Feb ( NucNet ): Plant operator Tokyo Electric Power Company ( Tepco ) has released an English version of an interim report on the March 2011 accident at the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear plant. T…

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Fukushima Reactors Heating Up Again … Water Fails to Cool Them Down (zero hedge)

By Washington’s Blog Temperatures are soaring within the reactor 2 containment vessel . And see this . Tepco says that no new nuclear chain reactions are occurring … but admits that the water may no longer be able to cool the reactor. As NHK report…

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24 times more nuclear fuel at Fukushima than Chernobyl. And getting hot again. (Deep Politics Monitor)

From Washington’s Blog: Steam Seen Rising from Reactors Temperatures are soaring within the reactor 2 containment vessel. And see this. Tepco says that no new nuclear chain reactions are occurring … but admits that the water may no longer be able to …

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Vernissage Exposition Fukushima H-1

Vernissage Exposition Fukushima H-1

C'était une heure avant le vernissage, un espace incroyablement calme, joyeux, accueillant et … tellement paisible !!! ♥ An hour before the vernissage, enjoy this incredible, calm, joyful and s…

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Nuclear Follies Continue: Fukushima, Vermont Yankee, and San Onofre – OB Rag

OB RagNuclear Follies Continue: Fukushima, Vermont Yankee, and San OnofreOB Ragby Michael Steinberg on February 6, 2012 · 1 comment As the first anniversary of the Fukushima disaster approaches, recent developments in the nuclear power world at locale…

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Fukushima Crisis Awakes After Reactor Heats Up Mysteriously – Gizmodo

HNN Huntingtonnews.netFukushima Crisis Awakes After Reactor Heats Up MysteriouslyGizmodoJust when you thought it was over, the temperature at reactor number 2 at Fukushima's nuclear plant has soared 26.7 degrees Celsius in the last few hours. Worse…

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Fukushima Crisis Awakes After Reactor Heats Up Mysteriously [Video] (Gizmodo)

Just when you thought it was over, the temperature at reactor number 2 at Fukushima’s nuclear plant has soared 26.7 degrees Celsius in the last few hours. Worse: they don’t know why the temperature is increasing after being stabilized for so long. More…

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Watch: Inside Japan’s Fukushima Exclusion Zone (ABC News)

Few signs of life as ABC News tours Fukushima nuclear exclusion zone.Source : ABC NewsExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Nuclear Follies Continue: Fukushima, Vermont Yankee, and San Onofre – OB Rag

OB RagNuclear Follies Continue: Fukushima, Vermont Yankee, and San OnofreOB Ragby Michael Steinberg on February 6, 2012 · 0 comments As the first anniversary of the Fukushima disaster approaches, recent developments in the nuclear power world at local…

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South Korea gears up for nuclear summit… (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

South Korea gears up for nuclear summit South Korea is making the necessary preparations for the Nuclear Security Summit, which will be held in Seoul on March 26 and 27. The summit will concentrate on nuclear safety in the aftermath of the Fukushima Da…

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High radioactive cesium levels detected in worms 20 km from nuke plant (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Today’s Japan Times reports that the worms in the ground at Kawauchi, on the edge of the 20km no-go zone southwest of Fukushima Daiichi, are chock full of Cesium… High radioactive cesium levels detected in worms 20 km from nuke plant http://mdn.maini…

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Fukushima puts East Asia nuclear policies on notice (Girl Japanese)

{lang: ‘ar’} Tail winds: A two-day global antinuclear conference kicks off Jan. 14 in Yokohama, drawing participants from China, Taiwan, South Korea and other areas. KYODO Fukushima puts East Asia nuclear policies on notice By KAZUAKI NAGATA Staff writ…

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Utilities face hike in redress fund ante (Japan Times)

The government plans to make the nation’s 12 nuclear plant operators start paying ¥150 billion a year to the state-backed facility set up to help Tokyo Electric Power Co. compensate people affected by the Fukushima disaster. That’s is 1½ times the in…

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Alerte à Fukushima II.mp4

Alerte à Fukushima II.mp4

vidéo officiel du 06 02 2012 – Les injections d'eau ne sont plus en mesure de bien refroidir le combustible nucléaire fondu dans le réacteur n ° 2, la température s'él&e…

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Temperature Soars Mysteriously Inside Fukushima Nuclear Reactor (CommonDreams.org)

The temperature of Reactor #2 at Japan’s stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has soared overnight and remained mysteriously high Monday, despite more water being pumped through it. On January 27th, the reactor’s internal temperature was 113º F, M…

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Questions over stress tests (Japan Times)

… they do not incorporate the causes and lessons of the disaster at Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. The Fukushima crisis has demonstrated that Japan lacks truly reliable nuclear safety standards. Of Japan’s 54 reactors…

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Bird numbers plummet around stricken Fukushima plant (Desdemona Despair)

By David McNeill 3 February 2012 TOKYO – Researchers working around Japan’s disabled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant say bird populations there have begun to dwindle, in what may be a chilling harbinger of the impact of radioactive fallout on local l…

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Temperature rises at Fukushima No.2 reactor (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Temperature rises at Fukushima No.2 reactor http://www3.nhk.or.jp/daily/english/20120206_17.htmlSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Temperature Soars Mysteriously Inside Fukushima Nuclear Reactor – MyFox Washington DC

HNN Huntingtonnews.netTemperature Soars Mysteriously Inside Fukushima Nuclear ReactorMyFox Washington DCBy NewsCore TOKYO – The temperature of a reactor at Japan's stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant has soared and remained mysteriously high M…

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CryoSat Breaks the Ice with Ocean Currents – Space Ref (press release)

Space Ref (press release)CryoSat Breaks the Ice with Ocean CurrentsSpace Ref (press release)With MyOcean's 3D model forecasts, it is possible to predict the trajectory of particles (red dots) initially positioned near the Fukushima power plant (gre…

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2011 Fukushima Earthquake Visualization – Wired (blog)

2011 Fukushima Earthquake VisualizationWired (blog)By Roy Wood YouTube user StoryMonoroch has posted a computer-generated video that displays seismic activity near Japan around March 3, 2011– the time-frame of the devastating earthquake and resulting…

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2011 Fukushima Earthquake Visualization (GeekDad)

… . You might also be interested in a recent glimpse inside the failed reactor buildings at the Fukushima nuclear power plant . The photos were taken with a 10m long “endoscope” camera. Oh — and for a global view of seismic activity for compari…

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Appear at Wonder Festival and Help Japan Earthquake Relief (Forever Geek)

It has been nearly 11 months since the Tohoku earthquake that shook Japan and damaged the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant, but recovery efforts are still ongoing and relief organizations are still seeking donations. Doing their part to help, figure manuf…

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Kyushu men sent to Fukushima nuke plant under falsified labor deals – Mainichi Daily News

Mainichi Daily NewsKyushu men sent to Fukushima nuke plant under falsified labor dealsMainichi Daily NewsPersonal health records for nuclear workers are prepared for laborers bound for the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant in this Dec. 15, 2011 photo. (Mai…

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Tokyo Grain Exchange: Rice Early Delivery For The February 2012 Contract Month Concluded (Mondo Visione)

Today, Early Delivery of the February 2012 contract month for rice futures was concluded at Tokyo Grain Exchange Inc. as follows: If there is more than one party desiring to make delivery, the Exchange will determine the party by drawing lots as stipul…

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Anti-Nuclear Tokyo Mayor Challenges Big Utilities – Wall Street Journal (blog)

HNN Huntingtonnews.netAnti-Nuclear Tokyo Mayor Challenges Big UtilitiesWall Street Journal (blog)By George Nishiyama Tokyo's Setagaya ward is over 260 km away from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, a long way from the evacuation area impos…

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Temperatures spike at damaged Japan reactor: NHK (Market Watch)

HONG KONG (MarketWatch) — Temperatures are mysteriously rising in one of the damaged reactors at the crippled Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power station, according to a report on Monday by Japanese broadcaster NHK. The No. 2 reactor has been giving off …

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Chernobyl experts hopeful on Fukushima – The Tokyo Times

The Tokyo TimesChernobyl experts hopeful on FukushimaThe Tokyo TimesTOKYO (AP) — Ukrainian nuclear experts say Japanese evacuated from around the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant should be able to return to their homes — unlike the Chernobyl site, …

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1.5-fold rise eyed for nuke plant operators’ payments to damages fund – Mainichi Daily News

Daily Mail1.5-fold rise eyed for nuke plant operators' payments to damages fundMainichi Daily NewsThe contribution program is intended to divide the burden from the Fukushima crisis among all nuclear reactor operators and covers nine of Japan's…

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Fukushima reactor heats up – The Voice of Russia

The Voice of RussiaFukushima reactor heats upThe Voice of RussiaTEPCO announced on Sunday that one of the thermometers on the bottom of the Reactor Pressure Vessel of Reactor 2 at Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant registered 71.7 degrees Celsius. The tem…

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Angelina Jolie, Meryl Streep Bring Political Movies to Berlin – BusinessWeek

BigPond NewsAngelina Jolie, Meryl Streep Bring Political Movies to BerlinBusinessWeekPrisoners on death row, victims of the Fukushima nuclear disaster and anti-government protesters who suffered police brutality in Italy and Egypt will come to life on …

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