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Japan’s breathtaking 7% plunge is the worst since the Fukushima disaster – Financial Post

Japan’s breathtaking 7% plunge is the worst since the Fukushima disaster
Financial Post
This is the biggest sell-off since March 2011, when Japan was hit by a tsunami. This followed warnings from the Federal Reserve that it could begin to taper its monetary stimulus programs within a few months should the economic data warrant it. A major

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Mayor of Fukushima-devastated town: Say no to nuclear energy – Bellona

BellonaMayor of Fukushima-devastated town: Say no to nuclear energyBellonaKatsutaka Idogawa (farthest right), mayor of the abandoned town of Futaba, Fukushima Prefecture, and other participants of the Peace Boat Onboard Conference for a Nuclear Power F…

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Mayor of Fukushima-devastated town: Say no to nuclear energy – Bellona

BellonaMayor of Fukushima-devastated town: Say no to nuclear energyBellonaKatsutaka Idogawa (farthest right), mayor of the abandoned town of Futaba, Fukushima Prefecture, and other participants of the Peace Boat Onboard Conference for a Nuclear Power F…

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Fukushima Nuclear Plant Struggles To Keep Staff – The Epoch Times

Fukushima Nuclear Plant Struggles To Keep StaffThe Epoch Times12, 2011 file photo, workers in protective suits and masks wait to enter the emergency operation center at the crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power station in Okuma, Japan. Tokyo Electr…

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Stricken Fukushima nuke plant struggles to keep staff – Asahi Shimbun


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Stricken Fukushima nuke plant struggles to keep staff
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Keeping the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in northeastern Japan in stable condition requires a cast of thousands. Increasingly the plant’s operator is struggling to find enough workers, a trend that many expect to worsen and hamper progress
Nuclear News From Around The WorldEnformable
Report Says Japan Still Has Issues Before Deactivating Fukushima Daiichi Newsroom America
The Unclear Fate of Nuclear PowerSmithsonian
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Fukushima Nuclear Crisis Update for May 21st to May 22nd, 2013 (Greenpeace News)

Here’s the latest of our news bulletins from the ongoing crisis at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Nuclear Regulation Authority Japan’s Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) announced this week that it will accept findings from a panel of experts, which determined that fault lines running beneath reactor #2 at Japan Atomic Power Company’s (JAPC) Tsuruga nuclear plant in Fukui…

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Stricken Japan nuke plant struggles to keep staff (Denver Post)

TOKYO—Keeping the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in northeastern Japan in stable condition requires a cast of thousands.

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Stricken Japan nuke plant struggles to keep staff (Denver Post)

TOKYO—Keeping the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in northeastern Japan in stable condition requires a cast of thousands.

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Tokyo stock exchange in turmoil on China business outlook (Deutsche Welle: DW-WORLD.DE)

Japanese stocks have taken the steepest dive since the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011. Analysts put the tumble down to a drop in Chinese business confidence and a strengthening of the yen.Source : Deutsche Welle: DW-WORLD.DEExplore : Asia, China, …

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Stricken Japan nuke plant struggles to keep staff (Arizona Republic)

TOKYO (AP) — Keeping the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in northeastern Japan in stable condition requires a cast of thousands. Increasingly the plant’s operator is struggling to find enough workers, a trend that many expect to worsen and h…

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Stricken Japan nuke plant struggles to keep staff (Miami Herald)

Keeping the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in northeastern Japan in stable condition requires a cast of thousands. Increasingly the plant’s operator is struggling to find enough workers, a trend that many expect to worsen and hamper progress…

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Stricken Japan nuke plant struggles to keep staff (Boston Globe)

TOKYO (AP) — Keeping the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in northeastern Japan in stable condition requires a cast of thousands. Increasingly the plant’s operator is struggling to find enough workers, a trend that many expect to worsen and hamper progress in the decades-long effort to safely decommission it.

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Stricken Japan nuke plant struggles to keep staff (Seattle Times)

Keeping the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in northeastern Japan in stable condition requires a cast of thousands. Increasingly the plant’s operator is struggling to find enough workers, a trend that many expect to worsen and hamper progress…

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Stricken Japan nuke plant struggles to keep staff (kansascity.com)

Keeping the meltdown-stricken Fukushima nuclear plant in northeastern Japan in stable condition requires a cast of thousands. Increasingly the plant’s operator is struggling to find enough workers, a trend that many expect to worsen and hamper progress…

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Japan’s Breathtaking 7% Plunge Is The Worst Since The Fukushima Disaster – Business Insider Australia

Japan’s Breathtaking 7% Plunge Is The Worst Since The Fukushima Disaster
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Japan’s Breathtaking 7% Plunge Is The Worst Since The Fukushima Disaster. Sam Ro Today 6:04 PM. Share Discuss Bookmark. Japan, which has seen an extraordinary rally this year, is saw an epic pullback today. The Nikkei plunged 7.3%. This is the

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Japan’s Breathtaking 7% Plunge Is The Worst Since The Fukushima Disaster – Business Insider


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Japan’s Breathtaking 7% Plunge Is The Worst Since The Fukushima Disaster
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The Nikkei plunged 7.3%. That’s the equivalent of 1,117 points in the Dow (it closed at 15,307 yesterday). This is the biggest sell-off since March 2011, when Japan was hit by a tsunami. « A short-term reversal has been long overdue, » said DoubleLine’s

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Japan’s Breathtaking 7% Plunge Is The Worst Since The Fukushima Disaster (Clusterstock)

Japan, which has seen an extraordinary rally this year, is saw an epic pullback today. The Nikkei plunged 7.3%. This is the biggest sell-off since March 2011 , when Japan was hit by a tsunami. This followed warnings from the Federal Reserve that it cou…

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Study: Fukushima Radiation Has Already Killed 14000 Americans – Mathaba.Net

Study: Fukushima Radiation Has Already Killed 14000 AmericansMathaba.NetAn estimated 14,000 excess deaths in the United States are linked to the radioactive fallout from the disaster at the Fukushima nuclear reactors in Japan, according to a major new …

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Study: Fukushima Radiation Has Already Killed 14000 Americans – Mathaba.Net

Study: Fukushima Radiation Has Already Killed 14000 AmericansMathaba.NetAn estimated 14,000 excess deaths in the United States are linked to the radioactive fallout from the disaster at the Fukushima nuclear reactors in Japan, according to a major new …

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Japan: Største aktiefald siden Fukushima-katastrofen i 2011 (EuroInvestor.co.uk)

De japanske aktier hamrer ned i torsdagens handel. Både det brede Topix-indeks og Nikkei 225-indekset sætter sig 5 pct. en time før lukketid. Det er det største fald på en dag siden tsunami og atomkatastrofen i Japan i marts 2011. Handel med futures på børsen i Osaka er afbrudt, da faldet på en dag er større end tilladt. Det er ikke sket siden 15 marts 2011. – Det er sti..

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Japan: Største aktiefald siden Fukushima-katastrofen i 2011 (EuroInvestor.co.uk)

De japanske aktier hamrer ned i torsdagens handel. Både det brede Topix-indeks og Nikkei 225-indekset sætter sig 5 pct. en time før lukketid. Det er det største fald på en dag siden tsunami og atomkatastrofen i Japan i marts 2011. Handel med futures på børsen i Osaka er afbrudt, da faldet på en dag er større end tilladt. Det er ikke sket siden 15 marts 2011. – Det er sti..

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Study: Fukushima Radiation Has Already Killed 14,000 Americans (RINF Breaking News)

washingtonsblog.comMay 22, 2013 Already 14,000 U.S. Deaths From Fukushima? International Journal of Health Services alleges that 14,000 people have already died in the United States due to Fukushima. Specifically, the authors of the study claim: An est…

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Fukushima: UN to Open Nuclear Emergency Preparedness Centre – Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Ghana Business NewsFukushima: UN to Open Nuclear Emergency Preparedness CentreScoop.co.nz (press release)New York, May 22 2013 – Experts from the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are heading to Japan to launch an emergency prepa…

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Fukushima: UN to Open Nuclear Emergency Preparedness Centre – Scoop.co.nz (press release)

Fukushima: UN to Open Nuclear Emergency Preparedness CentreScoop.co.nz (press release)New York, May 22 2013 – Experts from the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are heading to Japan to launch an emergency preparedness and respons…

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UN agency to open nuclear emergency preparedness centre in Fukushima (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

UN agency to open nuclear emergency preparedness centre in Fukushima UN News Centre The Centre will be home to several IAEA activities aimed at enhancing emergency preparedness and response capacity, both in Japan and worldwide, in light of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear power plant accident http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=44969&Cr=&Cr1=#.UZ02MMpqOSo

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Fukushima To Get A Nuclear Emergency Preparedness Centre – spyghana.com


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Fukushima To Get A Nuclear Emergency Preparedness Centre
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22 May 2013 – Experts from the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are heading to Japan to launch an emergency preparedness and response centre in Fukushima, the coastal city devastated two years ago when a massive
Nuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after FukushimaEnergy Tribune
Nuclear power industry moves on from Fukushima meltdown: IAEA chiefPlatts
IAEA to open nuclear emergency response training center in FukushimaGlobalPost
Power Engineering International -Scoop.co.nz (press release)
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UN agency to open nuclear emergency preparedness centre in Fukushima – UN News Centre


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UN agency to open nuclear emergency preparedness centre in Fukushima
UN News Centre
Workers monitor the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant from the Emergency Response Centre. Photo: IAEA/Gill Tudor. Print. 22 May 2013 – Experts from the United Nations International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are heading to Japan to launch an
IAEA to open nuclear emergency response training center in FukushimaGlobalPost
IAEA training center in Japan for responding to nuclear station emergenciesNews of Belarus
“Verdict on Kudankulam shocking”The Hindu
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Press Release (May 18,2013)Earthquake Occurred on May 18, 2013 (Fukushima Daiichi and Daini Nuclear Power Stations) (Follow-up Information No.2) (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Tokyo Electric Power Co Incorporated : Earthquake Occurred on May 18, 2013 (Fukushima Daiichi and Daini Nuclear Power Stations) (Follow-up Information No.2) 05/20/2013| 07:22am US/Eastern Recommend: 0 Press Release (May 18,2013) Earthquake Occurred on …

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Fukushima, une autre surprise sans surprise D. Lochbaum 11.03.13

David Lochbaum est le directeur du Projet de Sureté Nucléaire au sein de l’Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS), un projet qui a pour but de s’assurer de la s…
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Nuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after Fukushima – Energy Tribune

Ghana Business NewsNuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after FukushimaEnergy TribuneThe Fukushima incident has contributed to the lay belief that nuclear energy is a risk not worth taking. Although, according to the data of the non-profit World Nucle…

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Farmers plant rice near crippled Fukushima site (PhysOrg.com)

Farmers have resumed planting rice for market only 15 kilometres (nine miles) from Japan’s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station, a local official said Wednesday.Source : PhysOrg.comExplore : Asia, Energy, Japan, Sciences, World

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Farmers plant rice near crippled Fukushima site (PhysOrg.com)

Farmers have resumed planting rice for market only 15 kilometres (nine miles) from Japan’s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station, a local official said Wednesday.Source : PhysOrg.comExplore : Asia, Energy, Japan, Sciences, World

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Japan Nuclear Reactor On Active Fault, Watchdog Finds – Huffington Post


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Japan Nuclear Reactor On Active Fault, Watchdog Finds
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The case is a crucial test for the Nuclear Regulation Authority to prove if it can resist industry pressure just as Japan’s pro-nuclear government moves to restart reactors suspended since the 2011 Fukushima disaster. All but two of Japan’s 50 workable
Row rages over safety of Japanese nuclear plantDeutsche Welle
Japan may restart more nuclear reactors in the fall of 2013Next Big Future
Japan Nuclear Regulator Says Plant Sits on Fault LineWall Street Journal
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Japan Nuclear Reactor On Active Fault, Watchdog Finds – Huffington Post


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Japan Nuclear Reactor On Active Fault, Watchdog Finds
Huffington Post
The case is a crucial test for the Nuclear Regulation Authority to prove if it can resist industry pressure just as Japan’s pro-nuclear government moves to restart reactors suspended since the 2011 Fukushima disaster. All but two of Japan’s 50 workable
Row rages over safety of Japanese nuclear plantDeutsche Welle
Japan keen to bolster N-ties with IndiaTimes of India
NRA: Tsuruga nuclear plant sits on top of faultAsahi Shimbun
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Farmers plant rice near crippled Fukushima site – FRANCE 24

Farmers plant rice near crippled Fukushima site
FRANCE 24
AFP – Farmers have resumed planting rice for market only 15 kilometres (nine miles) from Japan’s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station, a local official said Wednesday. It was the first time since the March 2011 earthquake-tsunami-nuclear

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Farmers plant rice near crippled Fukushima site – Yahoo!7 News


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Farmers plant rice near crippled Fukushima site
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TOKYO (AFP) – Farmers have resumed planting rice for market only 15 kilometres (nine miles) from Japan’s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station, a local official said Wednesday. It was the first time since the March 2011

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Farmers plant rice near crippled Fukushima site – Yahoo!7 News


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Farmers plant rice near crippled Fukushima site
Yahoo!7 News
TOKYO (AFP) – Farmers have resumed planting rice for market only 15 kilometres (nine miles) from Japan’s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station, a local official said Wednesday. It was the first time since the March 2011
Farmers resume rice planting 15km from doomed Fukushima plantStraits Times

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Lessons from Chernobyl for Fukushima by Prof… (Asian Gazette)

Lessons from Chernobyl for Fukushima by Prof. Yablokov Dr. Yablokov in Tokyo Fukushima: Consequences for people and the environment? One expert who does not believe in the official figures of governments and international organizations, such as the IAE…

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Farmers plant rice near doomed Fukushima plant – New Straits Times

Farmers plant rice near doomed Fukushima plant
New Straits Times
TOKYO: Farmers have resumed planting rice for market only 15 kilometres (nine miles) from Japan’s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, a local official said Wednesday. It was the first time since the March 2011 earthquake-tsunami-nuclear

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Farmers resume rice planting 15km from doomed Fukushima plant – Straits Times


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Farmers resume rice planting 15km from doomed Fukushima plant
Straits Times
TOKYO (AFP) – Farmers have resumed planting rice for market only 15km from Japan’s crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, a local official said on Wednesday. It was the first time since the March 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster
Farmers plant rice near doomed Fukushima plantNew Straits Times

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Farmers resume rice planting 15km from doomed Fukushima plant – Straits Times

Farmers resume rice planting 15km from doomed Fukushima plant
Straits Times
TOKYO (AFP) – Farmers have resumed planting rice for market only 15km from Japan’s crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant, a local official said on Wednesday. It was the first time since the March 2011 earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster

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Philippe Béchade: On a mis hors service le système de refroidissement de Fukushima – 22 mai

Le 22 mai, Philippe Béchade, rédacteur en chef à la chronique Agora s’est intéressé au crash à la hausse du Japon dans l’émission Intégrale Placements, prése…
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TUC Radio: Akio Matsumura: What did the World Learn from the Fukushima Accident? , Segment 1 (Radio Project Front Page Podcast)

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TUC Radio: Akio Matsumura: What did the World Learn from the Fukushima Accident? , Segment 2 (Radio Project Front Page Podcast)

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California’s Fukushima? Onofre on the Brink – Pacific Free Press

California’s Fukushima? Onofre on the Brink
Pacific Free Press
And powerful grassroots campaigns have pushed numerous operating reactors to the brink of extinction throughout the U.S., Europe and Japan, where all but two reactors remain shut since Fukushima. In California, it’s San Onofre that’s perched at the brink.

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California’s Fukushima? Onofre on the Brink – Pacific Free Press

California’s Fukushima? Onofre on the Brink
Pacific Free Press
And powerful grassroots campaigns have pushed numerous operating reactors to the brink of extinction throughout the U.S., Europe and Japan, where all but two reactors remain shut since Fukushima. In California, it’s San Onofre that’s perched at the brink.

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Nuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after Fukushima (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Nuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after Fukushima http://theenergycollective.com/routemag/226811/nuclear-industry-re-energizing-after-fukushimaSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Greenpeace: Fukushima Nuclear Crisis Update for May 17th to May 20th, 2013 (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Fukushima Nuclear Crisis Update for May 17th to May 20th, 2013 http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/news/Blogs/nuclear-reaction/fukushima-nuclear-crisis-update-for-may-17th-/blog/45227/Source : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Japa…

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Fukushima Updates 5/21 (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

… zone around F. Daiichi… Tepco is hit with yet another lawsuit. http://www.hiroshimasyndrome. com/fukushima-accident- updates.htmlSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, IAEA, Japan, World

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The 10 Worst Civilian Nuclear Accidents in History (Neatorama)

Quick -how many nuclear accidents can you name? Chernobyl, Three Mile Island, Fukushima …any more? There have been quite a few nuclear accidents of varying danger that you probably never heard of, including some fatal incidents. For example, in 1957, nuclear waste exploded at a reactor near the Soviet town of Ozyorsk. One of the storage tanks contained around 70 to 80 tons of radioactive liquid…

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Kyodo: Highest levels of Fukushima contamination in plankton already EAST of Hawaii? (MAPS) (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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Kyodo: Highest levels of Fukushima contamination in plankton already EAST of Hawaii? (MAPS) (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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Kyodo: Highest levels of Fukushima contamination in plankton already EAST of Hawaii? (MAPS) (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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AP: Radiation levels OUTSIDE Fukushima “exceeded the annual limit for nuclear workers” — Residents now demanding help (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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AP: Radiation levels OUTSIDE Fukushima “exceeded the annual limit for nuclear workers” — Residents now demanding help (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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Tepco: M6 quake caused leak at Fukushima Daiichi — Water coming from pipe of Units 5, 6 (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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Thanks To Abenomics, The Company At The Center Of The Fukushima Nuclear Crisis Has Surged Nearly 400% This Year (The Business Insider)

Here’s a pretty shocking chart: it’s the share price of TEPCO, the beleaguered Japanese power company at the center of the Fukushima nuclear disaster that followed from the Japanese earthquake in April 2011. Year-to-date, the stock is up 396%. In recen…

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‘The Wolverine’ trailer: Hugh Jackman is haunted by Famke Janssen (The Dish Rag)

A new trailer for « The Wolverine » has arrived. Starring Hugh Jackman, Famke Janssen and Rila Fukushima, it’s due in theaters on July 26.Source : The Dish RagExplore : Asia, Celebrity, Cinema, Japan, World

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Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek … – Calgary Herald


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Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek
Calgary Herald
TOKYO – Hundreds of people living just outside Japan’s Fukushima prefecture say they have been denied adequate compensation after the country’s 2011 nuclear disaster despite suffering elevated radiation levels. Nearly 700 residents from Hippo district
Thanks To Abenomics, The Company At The centre Of The Fukushima Nuclear Business Insider Australia
Hundreds outside of Fukushima’s borders seek compensation for radiationThe Japan Daily Press
Tepco Surges a Fourth Day on Reactor Restart SpeculationBloomberg

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IAEA team to help Fukushima decontamination – The Japan Times

IAEA team to help Fukushima decontamination
The Japan Times
VIENNA – Experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency will visit Fukushima Prefecture for five days starting July 22 to support decontamination efforts. The experts will be provided with local radiation data, tour disaster-hit areas and support

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The Wolverine Trailer: Enter Silver Samurai (The Hollywood Gossip)

The giant metallic Japanese warrior known as Silver Samurai makes an appearance in the new The Wolverine trailer . Watch now: The Wolverine Trailer – Extended The sixth film in the X-Men franchise brings Hugh Jackman back to the role of Logan. This tim…

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Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek … – Edmonton Journal


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Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek
Edmonton Journal
Koji Otani, a lawyer representing hundreds of residents and evacuees from just outside Fukushima, points at the Hippo district of Miyagi prefecture as he speaks during a press conference in Tokyo, Tuesday, May 21, 2013. The residents said Tuesday they
Residents just outside Fukushima seek damages in nuclear crisisAsahi Shimbun
Hundreds outside of Fukushima’s borders seek compensation for radiationThe Japan Daily Press
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Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek … – Fox News

Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek
Fox News
TOKYO – Hundreds of people living just outside Japan’s Fukushima prefecture say they have been denied adequate compensation after the country’s 2011 nuclear disaster despite suffering elevated radiation levels. Nearly 700 residents from Hippo district

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Hundreds seek compensation in Japan nuclear crisis (Miami Herald)

Hundreds of people living just outside Japan’s Fukushima prefecture say they have been denied adequate compensation after the country’s 2011 nuclear disaster despite suffering elevated radiation levels.Source : Miami HeraldExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek … – Washington Post


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Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek
Washington Post
“We in Marumori town have been exposed to as much radiation as our peers in Fukushima, or even more depending on the area,” said Takeo Hikichi, 71, who represents the claimants. “We cannot accept the kind of compensation scheme that discriminates
Residents just outside Fukushima seek damages in nuclear crisisAsahi Shimbun
Thanks To Abenomics, The Company At The centre Of The Fukushima Nuclear Business Insider Australia
Hundreds outside of Fukushima’s borders seek compensation for radiationThe Japan Daily Press
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Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek … – Washington Post


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Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek
Washington Post
Radiation levels in Hippo district are comparable to areas in Fukushima subject to voluntary evacuation, where residents are entitled to receive up to 720,000 yen ($7,000) for every child and pregnant woman, and up to 120,000 yen ($1,180) per adult.
Hundreds outside of Fukushima’s borders seek compensation for radiationThe Japan Daily Press
Tepco Surges a Fourth Day on Reactor Restart SpeculationBloomberg

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Hundreds seek compensation in Japan nuclear crisis (kansascity.com)

Hundreds of people living just outside Japan’s Fukushima prefecture say they have been denied adequate compensation after the country’s 2011 nuclear disaster despite suffering elevated radiation levels.Source : kansascity.comExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Hundreds seek compensation in Japan nuclear crisis (Boston Globe)

TOKYO (AP) — Hundreds of people living just outside Japan’s Fukushima prefecture say they have been denied adequate compensation after the country’s 2011 nuclear disaster despite suffering elevated radiation levels.

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Hundreds seek compensation in Japan nuclear crisis (Seattle Times)

Hundreds of people living just outside Japan’s Fukushima prefecture say they have been denied adequate compensation after the country’s 2011 nuclear disaster despite suffering elevated radiation levels.Source : Seattle TimesExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Hundreds Seek Compensation in Japan Nuclear Crisis (ABC News)

Hundreds outside Fukushima affected by Japanese nuclear disaster seek compensationSource : ABC NewsExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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‘The Wolverine’ Loses His Powers In The Latest Trailer (The Business Insider)

Hugh Jackman returns in a new trailer for « The Wolverine. » This time around, his character will head to Japan where he undergoes a treatment to make him mortal. Svetlana Khodchenkova and Rila Fukushima join the cast as Viper and Yukio, respectively. If…

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Fukushima No. 1 can’t keep its head above tainted water (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

CONTAMINATED WATER IN FUKUSHIMA Fukushima No. 1 can’t keep its head above tainted water by Reiji Yoshida http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2013/05/21/reference/fukushima-no-1-cant-keep-its-head-above-tainted-water/#.UZt67MpqOSp

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Epic New Trailer For ‘The Wolverine’ – Starring Hugh Jackman (Flicks and Bits)

20th Century Fox has unleashed this new action-packed trailer for ‘The Wolverine.’ Alongside Hugh Jackman as the titular character, the film stars Hiroyuki Sanada as Shingen, Hal Yamanouchi as Yashida, Tao Okamoto as Mariko, Brian Tee as Norubo Mori, Will Yun Lee as Kenuichio Harada/Silver Samurai, Rila Fukushima as Yukio, and Svetlana Khodchenkova as Viper. Scheduled for…

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Fukushima No. 1 can’t keep its head above tainted water (THE INTERNET POST)

Fukushima No. 1 can’t keep its head above tainted water –94,500 tons of radioactive water remain inside Fukushima’s basement floors 21 May 2013 More than two years into the triple-meltdown crisis at the Fukushima No. 1 power plant, workers continue to wage a desperate battle to keep the stricken reactors cool while trying to contain […]

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Residents just outside Fukushima seek damages in nuclear crisis – Asahi Shimbun

Residents just outside Fukushima seek damages in nuclear crisisAsahi ShimbunHundreds of residents and evacuees from just outside Fukushima Prefecture say they have been unfairly denied full compensation despite high radiation levels in their area cause…

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Nearly 700 crisis-hit residents outside Fukushima seek compensation from … – Montreal Gazette

Nearly 700 crisis-hit residents outside Fukushima seek compensation from
Montreal Gazette
TOKYO – Hundreds of residents and evacuees from just outside Fukushima say they have been unfairly denied full compensation despite high radiation levels in their area caused by Japan’s 2011 nuclear disaster. Nearly 700 residents from the Hippo

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Nearly 700 crisis-hit residents outside Fukushima seek compensation from … – Calgary Herald

Nearly 700 crisis-hit residents outside Fukushima seek compensation from
Calgary Herald
TOKYO – Hundreds of residents and evacuees from just outside Fukushima say they have been unfairly denied full compensation despite high radiation levels in their area caused by Japan’s 2011 nuclear disaster. Nearly 700 residents from the Hippo

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SPEAKING FREELY : Russia leads the way in post-Fukushima world (Asia Times)

A Western backlash against nuclear power following the Fukushima plant disaster has seen atomic energy’s contribution rolled back in numerous countries. Energy needs in developing nations demand acknowledgement that, thanks to Russian specialists, the …

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Fukushima Nuclear Crisis Update for May 17th to May 20th, 2013 (The Greenpeace weblog)

Here’s the latest of our news bulletins from the ongoing crisis at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. State of the Fukushima Reactors TEPCO announced yet another leak on Friday, this time from a tank holding treated water near reactors number 5 and 6 at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. The 27 cubic meters of spilled water had already been absorbed into the ground, but…

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Nuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after Fukushima (Alternative Energy News)

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

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Nuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after Fukushima – Energy Collective

Nuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after FukushimaEnergy CollectiveThe Fukushima incident has contributed to the lay belief that nuclear energy is a risk not worth taking. Although, according to the data of the non-profit World Nuclear Association o…

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Nuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after Fukushima – Energy Collective

Nuclear Energy Industry Re-Energizing after FukushimaEnergy CollectiveThe Fukushima incident has contributed to the lay belief that nuclear energy is a risk not worth taking. Although, according to the data of the non-profit World Nuclear Association o…

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Russia leads the way in post-Fukushima world – Asia Times Online

Russia leads the way in post-Fukushima worldAsia Times OnlineReconstructing nuclear confidence in the world following the Fukushima nuclear plant disaster will be a long and painful process. But real-life energy demands, especially in developing countr…

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Nuclear power industry moves on from Fukushima meltdown: IAEA chief (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Nuclear power industry moves on from Fukushima meltdown: IAEA chief Platts More than two years since the Fukushima I meltdown in Japan, the global nuclear power industry is « beginning to put the accident behind us and is looking forward to the future, »…

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Two years after Fukushima, Japan still recovering – WKAR

Two years after Fukushima, Japan still recovering
WKAR
The quake triggered a tsunami which damaged the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant, causing the world’s worst radiation leak since the Chernobyl accident in 1986. On Monday, MSU will commemorate the anniversary with an event at the International Center.

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Nuclear power industry moves on from Fukushima meltdown: IAEA chief – Platts


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Nuclear power industry moves on from Fukushima meltdown: IAEA chief
Platts
More than two years since the Fukushima I meltdown in Japan, the global nuclear power industry is « beginning to put the accident behind us and is looking forward to the future, » International Atomic Energy Agency Director General Yukiya Amano said
Geopolitics and Nuclear Energy: The View from the State DptScoop.co.nz (press release)

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Fishermen net fish in Fukushima waters to measure radiation levels – Asahi Shimbun

Fishermen net fish in Fukushima waters to measure radiation levelsAsahi ShimbunA fishing vessel from Fukushima Prefecture caught fish in waters south of the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant on May 20 to test them for levels of radiation con…

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Nuclear cover up at fukushima to save money – U.N.S.C.E.A.R. obliges- ICRP dose advice increased!. (THE INTERNET POST)

Nuclear cover up at fukushima to save money – U.N.S.C.E.A.R. obliges- ICRP dose advice increased!. Frightening Report from the UNSCEAR (The United nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation UNSCEAR-国連科学委員会による、恐るべき報告。 Image source ; http://tekknorg.wordpress.com/2013/05/07/threshold-and-hormesis-invented-and-murderous/ Japan had been using the ICRP standard (20mSv/y)

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Fukushima No. 1 can’t keep its head above tainted water – The Japan Times

Fukushima No. 1 can’t keep its head above tainted water
The Japan Times
More than two years into the triple-meltdown crisis at the Fukushima No. 1 power plant, workers continue to wage a desperate battle to keep the stricken reactors cool while trying to contain the 400 tons of radioactive water produced by the process

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Fukushima No. 1 can’t keep its head above tainted water – The Japan Times

Fukushima No. 1 can’t keep its head above tainted water
The Japan Times
More than two years into the triple-meltdown crisis at the Fukushima No. 1 power plant, workers continue to wage a desperate battle to keep the stricken reactors cool while trying to contain the 400 tons of radioactive water produced by the process

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Another Week of Anthropocene Antics – May 19, 2013 (A Few Things Illconsidered)

Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck Years This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor. Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom May 19, 2013 Chuckles, COP19+, Arctic Council, Consensus, Warren 400 ppmv, Ventus Project, Red List, Bottom Line, Cook Fukushima: Note, News…

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TOKYO ELECTRIC POWER CO INCORPORATED : Earthquake Occurred on … – 4-traders (press release)

TOKYO ELECTRIC POWER CO INCORPORATED : Earthquake Occurred on …4-traders (press release)At around 4:10 PM in Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, a TEPCO employee found water dropping from an overflow pipe of Units 5-6 RO treated water tank (D7 t…

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Goldman Sachs to invest in Japanese green energy ventures (Raw Story)

US investment banking giant Goldman Sachs said Monday it will start investing in Japanese renewable energy projects, with a reported $2.9 billion outlay over the next five years. The injection comes after Japan’s government stepped into the green power market to set minimum prices in a bid to encourage the sector as the country seeks to rebalance its post-Fukushima energy mix. A wholly owned unit…

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Rice seeds sown in former Fukushima evacuation zone (RINF Breaking News)

Farmers in Fukushima have started planting rice in the former radioactive no-go zone, as close as 15 km from the TEPCO plant which suffered a meltdown in March 2011. They intend to sell the grain for mass consumption. The first sowing was on Saturday in Tamura’s Miyakojimachi district which had been part of the Fukushima …

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Rice seeds sown in former Fukushima evacuation zone – RT

RTRice seeds sown in former Fukushima evacuation zoneRTFarmers in Fukushima have started planting rice in the former radioactive no-go zone, as close as 15 km from the TEPCO plant which suffered a meltdown in March 2011. They intend to sell the grain f…

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Rice seeds sown in former Fukushima evacuation zone – RT

RTRice seeds sown in former Fukushima evacuation zoneRTFarmers in Fukushima have started planting rice in the former radioactive no-go zone, as close as 15 km from the TEPCO plant which suffered a meltdown in March 2011. They intend to sell the grain f…

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Tories in meltdown (Politics.ie)

Its delightfully entertaining to watch. The UK’s Tory party is entering a full Fukushima-style meltdown. Tories begin defecting to Ukip over ‘loons’ slur – Telegraph…Source : Politics.ieExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Goldman Sachs looks at clean energy in Japan (Blue and Green Tomorrow)

Goldman Sachs is planning to invest 300 billion yen (£1.9 billion) in Japanese clean energy projects, in an effort to boost the renewables market post-Fukushima. The US bank has created the Japan Renewable Energy Company to plan and design new solar and wind power developments. Ankur Sahu, co-head of the merchant banking division in the [...]

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Farmers plant rice in former no-go zone in Fukushima for the first time – The Japan Daily Press

Farmers plant rice in former no-go zone in Fukushima for the first time
The Japan Daily Press
For the first time since the March 2011 nuclear accident in the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, farmers in the Miyakojimachi district of Tamura have begun planting rice in what was once a no-go zone. It’s also the first time that any kind of farming

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TOKYO ELECTRIC POWER CO INCORPORATED : Earthquake Occurred on … – 4-traders (press release)

TOKYO ELECTRIC POWER CO INCORPORATED : Earthquake Occurred on …4-traders (press release)At around 4:10 PM in Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, a TEPCO employee found water dropping from an overflow pipe of Units 5-6 RO treated water tank (D7 t…

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