Archive | 17 mai 2012

Fukushima Daiichi: It May Be Too Late Unless the Military Steps In – Democratic Underground

Fukushima Daiichi: It May Be Too Late Unless the Military Steps InDemocratic UndergroundBy Akio Matsumura, Finding the Missing Link The highly radioactive spent fuel assemblies at the Fukushima-Daiichi power plants present a clear threat to the people …

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Fraud and Earthquake Risks at California Nuclear Plants Jeopardize Safety (zero hedge)

… government scrutiny – has also put the plant at risk: California’s Other Plant Could Be Another Fukushima California’s other nuclear plant – Diablo Canyon – is also located on numerous earthquake faults, and a state legislator and seismic expert sa…

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Spent fuel at Fukushima Daiichi safer than asserted (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Spent fuel at Fukushima Daiichi safer than asserted Posted on May 16, 2012 by pbowersox | 29 Comments By Will Davis In recent days, a number of articles have been printed that assert that a grave danger exists at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear generatin…

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While Japan turns away from nuclear power, South Korea sticks to its path – The Guardian

The GuardianWhile Japan turns away from nuclear power, South Korea sticks to its pathThe GuardianFrozen in time after being hit by the triple disaster of earthquake, tsunami and meltdowns in the nearby Fukushima Dai'ichi nuclear plant, tables are s…

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The 75 ways in which UK nuclear plants failed to respond to Fukushima (Rob Edwards)

17 May 2012 The operators of Britain’s ageing nuclear plants at Sellafield and Aldermaston have failed to properly assess the risks of floods, fires, extreme weather, earthquakes and power failures in the wake of the Fukushima nuclear accident in Jap…

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Fukushima storage pools pose little risk of failure (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Fukushima storage pools pose little risk of failure Nuclear critics have been spreading false rumors about the safety of the used nuclear fuel stored at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Japan, writes blogger Will Davis. Many sources have stated t…

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The Fukushima Insomniac Chronicles – Dissident Voice

The Fukushima Insomniac ChroniclesDissident Voiceby Stephen Toskar / May 17th, 2012 the people we loved—piled into mountains of debris they'll say equal 40 years of trash. kneel in mud giving suck to babies who retch up everything they swallow. b…

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Nuclear Energy Insider: Post Fukushima, Intensified Interest in Nuclear Power … – Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Zee NewsNuclear Energy Insider: Post Fukushima, Intensified Interest in Nuclear Power …Virtual-Strategy MagazineHowever, in the last few years the interest in nuclear energy has intensified despite issues raised following the accident at the Fukushim…

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Nuclear Energy Insider: Post Fukushima, Intensified Interest in Nuclear Power in the MENA Region Continues (PRWeb – Daily News Feed)

In a bid to meet increasing energy demands, the last decade has seen energy-rich countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) turn to alternative energy sources such as nuclear power and renewable energy. However, in the last few years the inte…

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Nuclear Energy Insider: Post Fukushima, Intensified Interest in Nuclear Power … – PR Web (press release)

Business TodayNuclear Energy Insider: Post Fukushima, Intensified Interest in Nuclear Power …PR Web (press release)However, in the last few years the interest in nuclear energy has intensified despite issues raised following the accident at the Fukus…

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Fukushima: contaminated area could produce 7x more power, used for PV (Mabinogogiblog)

Source : MabinogogiblogExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Fukushima: rumours, emotions and Rousseau’s general will in the digital age – Open Democracy

Fukushima: rumours, emotions and Rousseau's general will in the digital ageOpen DemocracyAfter Fukushima, the anti-rumour strategies of the Japanese government led some to question which party, the masses or the government was more involved in the …

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Le septieme continent de plastique.

Le septieme continent de plastique.

Découvert en 1999 par le navigateur américain Charles Moore, ce qu'on appelle le « 7ème continent » est un gigantesque amas de déchets, situé entre les côte…

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La croissance se porte bien au Japon

La croissance se porte bien au Japon

fr.euronews.com Stimulée par les efforts de reconstruction, l'économie du Japon s'est accélérée au premier trimestre. Elle a atteint 1,0% en rythme trimestriel. Le PIB s…

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Fukushima nuclear disaster: who profits and who pays? (The Woman Rebel "No Gods, No Maste)

From Green Peace: http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/news/Blogs/makingwaves/fukushima-who-profits-who-pays/blog/40463/ by Jan Haverkamp May 16, 2012 Last week, the inevitable finally happened. The company responsible for the Fukushima nuclear d…

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PlumeGate: Does Fukushima Threaten the World? – A Canadian View (Progressive Alaska)

A few young Canadian men sitting around, wondering about the ramifications of Fukushima on their internet radio program: I watch a lot of Fukushima videos. What is unique and quite good about this one is the depth and shallowness of dialogue. I suppose…

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PM makes rare intervention in Lok Sabha – Daily News & Analysis

The HinduPM makes rare intervention in Lok SabhaDaily News & AnalysisWhile V Narayanasamy, minister of state for parliamentary affairs, was answering questions on nuclear plants and safety, members wanted to know India's position on the nuclear pow…

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Spent fuel at Fukushima Daiichi (Into the Breach)

Combating the bad information that is going around, the spent fuel at Fukushima Daiichi is safer, much safer than the hysterics would have you believe.Source : Into the BreachExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Nuclear Cheerleaders Use Voodoo Science to Pretend Low Levels of Radiation Are Safe … Or Even Good For You (zero hedge)

… industry and its acolytes. In the middle of the second-worst nuclear power disaster in history at Fukushima, and with still no end in sight, you would think they would respond with contrition, humility and profuse mea culpas. Not on your life. The …

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Debunking the Fukushima Spent Fuel Fable (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Debunking the Fukushima Spent Fuel Fable Rod Adams · May 11, 2012 · 110 Comments Share 16 There is a scary myth floating around the internet. According to the tall tale, the spent fuel pool at Fukushima Daiichi unit four poses a dire threat to all ma…

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Debunking the Fukushima Spent Fuel Fable (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Debunking the Fukushima Spent Fuel Fable Rod Adams · May 11, 2012 · 110 Comments Share 16 There is a scary myth floating around the internet. According to the tall tale, the spent fuel pool at Fukushima Daiichi unit four poses a dire threat to all ma…

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Fukushima owner joins LNG bid – The West Australian

The West AustralianFukushima owner joins LNG bidThe West AustralianReports out of Japan yesterday said a Japanese consortium including TEPCO, the owner of the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear plant, was in the throes of finalising a $4.4 billion deal to buy …

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