Archive | 21 avril 2012

Survivant de Fukushima Daiichi, un an sans presque sourire 09.03.2012

Survivant de Fukushima Daiichi, un an sans presque sourire 09.03.2012

Carl Pillitteri est l'un des 38 Américains présents à la centrale de Fukushima quand le séisme a frappé. Décrivant les bruits "d…

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Anti-Big Government GOP Passes the Tab For Nuclear Disasters On To Taxpayers (Politicususa)

The GOP hates big government, but they love the Price-Anderson Act which is an insurance program that allows nuclear power plants to pass the cost of any Fukushima-type disaster on to taxpayers. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for f…

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Making a home away from home / Tomioka plans to create 3 temporary towns to … – The Daily Yomiuri

Making a home away from home / Tomioka plans to create 3 temporary towns to …The Daily YomiuriFUKUSHIMA–The town government of Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture, which is located entirely within the no-entry zone around the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power…

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Cutting CO₂ without reactors (Japan Times)

An Environment Ministry draft report states that Japan can reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 25 percent without relying on nuclear power. This news is most welcome after the dangers of nuclear power were starkly exposed by the Fukushima nuclear fi…

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Farmland to be restored (Japan Times)

Nearly 40 percent of tsunami-hit farmland in six prefectures along the Pacific coast will be restored by the start of the rice planting season in May, the farm ministry said. A total of 21,476 hectares of farmland was inundated by massive tsunami acros…

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A Word To His Sponsors (News From A Parallel World)

Observers, even those who long ago gave up all trust in Obama, are baffled. On Thursday, the administration announced that the President would reappoint Kristine Svinicki to another five-year term on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission when her term expi…

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Fukushima Daiichi: Inside the debacle – ‘Failure at almost every level’ (Desdemona Despair)

By Bill Powell and Hideko Takayama 20 April 2012 FORTUNE – More than a year has passed since a massive earthquake and a series of tsunamis triggered the worst accident at a nuclear power plant since Chernobyl in 1986, but the epic debacle at the Fuku…

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Tohoku Volunteerism: Conspiracy Theory (The Soul of Japan)

… because the media is relentless in their fear and smear against government officials and Tepco and Fukushima. The Japanese media IS the Western media. And there IS no difference. A Mike Wallace style idiotic interrogation style method against well …

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Japanese Nuclear Industry “Spent Ten Times More Money For PR Campaigns Than We Did For Real Safety Measures” (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

… thing. If the nuclear industry had spent the money on safety measures, instead of empty PR, Fukushima wouldn’t have happened.Source : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Revisiting the Potential Nuclear Century (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Revisiting the Potential Nuclear Century This is a review of estimates for a nuclear energy century. 1000 reactors for 2030 would be the high-2030 scenario from the World Nuclear Association (WNA) – Nuclear Century. The WNA lists nuclear generation tar…

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Toshio Kimura, sur le redémarrage des réacteurs au Japon 13.04.2012

Toshio Kimura, sur le redémarrage des réacteurs au Japon 13.04.2012

Autre vidéo de Toshio Kimura, ancien opérateur des réacteurs de Fukushima Daiichi. (Voir aussi youtu.be La falsification de données n'a…

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3 Fukushima farmers seeking 3.4 billion yen for decontamination ask for mediation – Mainichi Daily News

3 Fukushima farmers seeking 3.4 billion yen for decontamination ask for mediationMainichi Daily NewsFUKUSHIMA — Three rice farmers in Nihonmatsu, Fukushima Prefecture, and elsewhere on April 20 asked for mediation for an out-of-court settlement as the…

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Subsidies Blackmail: Centrica Threatens Nuclear Pull-Out (Welcome to The Global Warming Policy Foundation)

… energy companies that are cooling on nuclear power, a process that accelerated after last year’s Fukushima disaster in Japan. Just three weeks ago, two German utilities, Eon and RWE, announced they were selling their joint venture to build atomic…

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More coal disasters than nuclear ones: expert (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

More coal disasters than nuclear ones: expert BusinessLIVE An aerial image of the Fukushima nuclear reactor after the meltdown . « On average 5000 people die annually because of accidents in the coal mining industry. In contrast, according to the World …

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Germany’s nuclear power phaseout turns off environmentalists – Chicago Tribune

Germany's nuclear power phaseout turns off environmentalistsChicago TribuneKLEINENSIEL, Germany — When the German government shut down half the country's nuclear reactors after the Fukushima disaster in Japan, followed two months later by a p…

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INTERVIEW: An Expat Life in Japan Since The Tsunami – With Brian Salsberg of McKinsey and Company (Global Freedom Strategies)

… the disaster and Salsberg’s book would cross paths. As news of trouble at a nuclear power plant in Fukushima began to develop, and the crisis deepened, Salsberg and his team agreed on a comprehensive revision and the results paid off. A book born i…

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Nuclear Crisis in Japan Raises Worries About Radiation Risks (I-pOk ♪)

I’m Alex Villarreal with the VOA Special English Health Report, from voaspecialenglish.com | http The crisis at the damaged Fukushima Dai-Ichi Nuclear Power Station in northern Japan has raised worries about radiation risks. We spoke with Jonathan Li…

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Do We Need Indian Point? Part 1 (popular logistics)

Did the Japanese (and the rest of the world) NEED Fukushima? This year, on Eaarth Day, do some heavy thinking.Source : popular logisticsExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Germany’s nuclear power phaseout turns off environmentalists (L.A. Times)

After Germany last year committed to closing its nuclear reactors, it’s relying more on coal and importing power from neighbors that use nuclear energy. KLEINENSIEL, Germany — When the German government shut down half the country’s nuclear reactors a…

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U.S. nuclear chief says he’s no bully to women – Chicago Tribune

PoliticoU.S. nuclear chief says he's no bully to womenChicago TribuneJaczko, who did not mention Svinicki by name, also said the NRC is continuing to make sure US nuclear power plants operate safely after last year's disaster at Japan's Fuk…

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