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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
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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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Documentaire/Reportage-Fukushima: chronique d’un désastre

Documentaire/Reportage: S’appuyant sur des simulations scientifiques et sur les témoignages d’ingénieurs présents dans la salle de contrôle au moment du drame, ce documentaire retrace l’enchaî…
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IAEA inspector backs pumping Fukushima groundwater into sea – The Japan Times

IAEA inspector backs pumping Fukushima groundwater into sea
The Japan Times
VIENNA – A possible solution to the increasing amount of radioactive water inside the crisis-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant could be to pump groundwater into the sea before it flows into the reactor buildings, as planned by the plant operator

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IAEA inspector backs pumping Fukushima groundwater into sea – The Japan Times

IAEA inspector backs pumping Fukushima groundwater into sea
The Japan Times
VIENNA – A possible solution to the increasing amount of radioactive water inside the crisis-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant could be to pump groundwater into the sea before it flows into the reactor buildings, as planned by the plant operator

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Fukushima photos focus on what can’t be seen (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Fukushima photos focus on what can’t be seen http://www.japantimes.co.jp/life/2013/05/19/general/fukushima-photos-focus-on-what-cant-be-seen/#.UZlqiBk1Y7B

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157th Carnival of Nuclear Energy Bloggers (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

… a testimony overview from the Vermont legislature, and more. http://www.hiroshimasyndrome. com/fukushima-accident- updates.htmlSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Canada, Energy, Japan, World

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157th Carnival of Nuclear Energy Bloggers (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

… a testimony overview from the Vermont legislature, and more. http://www.hiroshimasyndrome. com/fukushima-accident- updates.htmlSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Canada, Energy, Japan, World

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Rice planted 10 miles from Fukushima Daiichi — Residents can’t stay in town overnight — “Intended for sale” (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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Rice planted in former no-go zone – The Japan Times – The Japan Times

Rice planted in former no-go zone – The Japan Times
The Japan Times
PRINT; SHARE. TAMURA, FUKUSHIMA PREF. – Farmers in the city of Tamura, Fukushima Prefecture, have begun planting rice in a district once designated a no-go zone because of radioactive fallout ejected by the disaster-hit Fukushima No. 1 power plant.

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Rice planted in former no-go zone – The Japan Times

Rice planted in former no-go zone
The Japan Times
Farmers in the city of Tamura, Fukushima Prefecture, have begun planting rice in a district once designated a no-go zone because of radioactive fallout ejected by the disaster-hit Fukushima No. 1 power plant. U.S. shale gas alters Japan’s energy plans

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IAEA inspector backs pumping Fukushima groundwater into sea – GlobalPost

IAEA inspector backs pumping Fukushima groundwater into seaGlobalPostA possible solution to the increasing amount of contaminated water inside the crisis-hit Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant could be to pump groundwater into the sea before it gets…

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Match Results – Honda ( 1 – 1 ) Fukushima United FC , Japan (ø Soccer & Football Blog | Premier League | Football…)

Honda ( 1 – 1 ) Fukushima United FC , Japan on The 19th of May, 2013 at five past nine Podcast:

Source : ø Soccer & Football Blog | Premier League | Football…

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Japan Times: Radiation level in Fukushima town 400 times higher than in Tokyo (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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Strong M6 quake hits near Fukushima nuclear plant — Intensity 5+ on JMA scale — Officials: “No reports of damage so far” (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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6.0-magnitude quake strikes Japan – UPI.com

6.0-magnitude quake strikes JapanUPI.comFUKUSHIMA, Japan, May 18 (UPI) — A 6.0 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Japan Saturday, jolting residents in the area hit hard by a massive quake in 2011, officials said. Police and fire officials sa…

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Fukushima’s Hula Girls teach pupils positive attitude with dance – Asahi Shimbun

Fukushima’s Hula Girls teach pupils positive attitude with dance
Asahi Shimbun
The hula dancers, from leisure facility « Spa Resort Hawaiians » in Iwaki, Fukushima Prefecture, are giving special lessons for third- and fourth-grade students. The women demonstrate the hula dance and talk about their experience of the Great East Japan

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Fukushima photos focus on what can’t be seen – The Japan Times

Fukushima photos focus on what can’t be seen
The Japan Times
Photographer Tomoki Imai has been a blur of activity since we reached the lookout point halfway up 601-meter Mount Higakure in the Futaba district of Fukushima Prefecture. Despite it being late April, with cherry blossoms in the forests and hamlets

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Fukushima photos focus on what can’t be seen – The Japan Times

Fukushima photos focus on what can’t be seen
The Japan Times
Photographer Tomoki Imai has been a blur of activity since we reached the lookout point halfway up 601-meter Mount Higakure in the Futaba district of Fukushima Prefecture. Despite it being late April, with cherry blossoms in the forests and hamlets

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6.0 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of northeast Japan (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

6.0 magnitude earthquake strikes off the coast of northeast Japan May 18, 2013 – JAPAN – An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 5.9 jolted northeastern Japan on Saturday, but no tsunami warning was issued, the Japan Meteorological Agency said. The earthquake was later upgraded by the USGS to a 6.0 magnitude. Tokyo Electric Power Co’s (9501.T) two nuclear plants in Fukushima reported no new…

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5.9 earthquake strikes Japan off Fukushima coast (covertress)

No tsunami warning has been issued, despite the offshore quake’s close proximity to Fukushima prefecture, where the magnitude 9.0 quake in March 2011 instigated the Tsunami, which led to the deaths of at least 16,000 people and nuclear meltdown at the …

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5.9 earthquake strikes Japan off Fukushima coast – RT


RT
5.9 earthquake strikes Japan off Fukushima coast
RT
An earthquake with a magnitude measured at 5.9 by Japan’s Meteorological Agency has struck the northeast of the country. The epicenter was close to the Fukushima coast and only 200km from Tokyo, causing buildings in the capital to shake. The quake
Japan: 5.9 earthquake hits Fukushima coast, no tsunamiGlobalPost
6.0-magnitude quake strikes JapanUPI.com
Strong 6.1 earthquake strikes off JapanThe Australian

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Magnitude 5.9 quake jolts northeast Japan (Panarmenian)

The epicenter was off the coast of Fukushima prefecture, more than 200 km northeast of Tokyo, where buildings also shook.Source : PanarmenianExplore : Armenia, Asia, Japan, Tokyo, World

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Fukushima, Tohoku, Sendai: Les failles sismiques sont… (Asian Gazette)

Fukushima, Tohoku, Sendai: Les failles sismiques sont elles prévisibles? « Fukushima il faudra dépenser au moins 300 milliards de $ pour 50 ans de travaux. Etait-ce prévisible? Les grandes entreprises électriques et les compagnies d’assurances auraient pu développer des recherches, et un mécénat scientifique mieux spécialisé sur les failles sismiques et les glissements de plaques pour développer,…

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Study: Concentrated Fukushima radioactive plume staying on narrow path toward U.S. — Moving with surface water along 40 N — Same latitude as Northern California (MAP) (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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Fukushima Updates 5/17 (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

… River eels in Tokyo have Cesium levels above the national limit. http://www.hiroshimasyndrome. com/fukushima-accident- updates.htmlSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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VIDEO: Is Japan tea blossoming post-Fukushima? (BBC News )

Farmers in Japan’s key tea-growing region are hoping to turn their fortunes around following the Fukushima nuclear disaster two years ago.Source : BBC News Explore : Asia, Japan, World

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NYTimes: Japanese Reactor Is Said to Stand on a Fault Line (uprisingradio.org)

TOKYO — Seismologists said Wednesday that a nuclear reactor in Tsuruga, in western Japan, stands above an active seismic fault, a finding that could lead to the first permanent shutdown of a reactor since the Fukushima crisis two years ago. Japan’s newly installed Nuclear Regulation Authority also said Wednesday that it would issue an order [...]

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President Obama we do not expect harmful levels of radiation to reach the U.S.mpg (THE INTERNET POST)

Filed under: Comedy, enviroment, government, health, science Tagged: Fukushima, NUCLEAR RADIATION, ObamaSource : THE INTERNET POSTExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Native of Fukushima to tell personal story Sunday – Wicked Local Kingston

Native of Fukushima to tell personal story SundayWicked Local KingstonChikako Nishiyama, formerly a resident of the village of Kawauchi, in Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, will stop in Kingston Sunday, May 19, to talk about her first-hand experience durin…

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Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Weekly Review – Nuclear Street – Nuclear Power Portal (blog)


IEEE Spectrum
Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Weekly Review
Nuclear Street – Nuclear Power Portal (blog)
The last week in Japan brought positive news at Fukushima Daiichi – where Tokyo Electric Power Co. said an underground tank leak was much smaller than originally thought – and bad news for two other nuclear plants, where decisions by regulators are
Shut Monju down permanently – The Japan TimesThe Japan Times
Japanese Fast Reactor Found to Be on Active FaultIEEE Spectrum
NYTimes: Japanese Reactor Is Said to Stand on a Fault LineUprising

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Fukushima Nuclear Crisis Update for May 14th to May 16th, 2013 (The Greenpeace weblog)

Here’s the latest of our news bulletins from the ongoing crisis at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Nuclear Regulation Authority A panel of seismic experts from Japan’s Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) has determined that a fault running directly beneath Japan Atomic Power Company’s (JAPC) Tsuruga power plant in Fukui Prefecture is active, which means that the reactor will almost…

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Fukushima Fallout Threat and Cover Up Continues (Pakalert Press)

A creeping and never ending deadly fog of radiation, invisible to the eye but not to the immune system, continues to blanket the West Coast while its human cost is just beginning to be perceived. The threat and ongoing cover up of the nuclear fallout o…

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[KR445] Keiser Report: Sacred Dow (MaxKeiser.com)

We behold the Sacred Dow, worshipped by economists and analysts around the world and to which whole economies and jobs have been sacrificed to keep it rising. They compare the Japanese bond market to Fukushima. Markets have become so distorted by manip…

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Japan Nuclear Agency Halts Test Reactor Over Safety – Insurance Journal – Insurance Journal


The Hindu
Japan Nuclear Agency Halts Test Reactor Over Safety – Insurance Journal
Insurance Journal
I think they lack fundamental understanding about safety,” Tanaka said. “Despite the lessons we learned from the Fukushima Dai-ichi accident, it seems safety culture is still insufficient in Japan.” Japan built Monju as a “dream reactor” to fulfill its
Panel: Active Fault Runs Beneath Japan ReactorWall Street Journal
Japan’s Nuclear Watchdog Set to Request Closing Reactor on FaultBloomberg

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Japan Takes Steps Towards Permanently Closing First Nuclear Reactor Since Fukushima Disaster (Inhabitat)

Photo via Shutterstock Japan has hemmed and hawed about whether to close nuclear reactors within the country after the 2011 Fukushima disaster. At first there was talk of closing down all reactors, which was then whittled down to just those that fail r…

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Tepco Lowers Estimate of Fukushima Water Leak to Bucket Size – Businessweek

Tepco Lowers Estimate of Fukushima Water Leak to Bucket Size
Businessweek
“We will not easily discharge water” into the ocean, President Naomi Hirose said today at a press conference in Fukushima and broadcast on the company’s website. The utility will continue to cooperate with the government and the country’s nuclear

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Tepco Lowers Estimate of Fukushima Water Leak to Bucket Size – Bloomberg

BloombergTepco Lowers Estimate of Fukushima Water Leak to Bucket SizeBloombergTokyo Electric Power Co. (9501) lowered its assessment of a radioactive water leak at the crippled Fukushima Dai-Ichi plant to about a large bucket from an initial estimate o…

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Japan’s nuclear shutdown drives record deficit from importing fuels (the tap)

Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima (Reuters) – Experts judged that a reactor on Japan’s west coast is located on ground at high risk of an earthquake, setting in motion a process that will likely lead to the first pe…

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The American “Nuclear Renaissance” Is Over … Stopped By a Horrible “Cauldron of Events”, “the Worst Single Week for U.S. Nuclear Power Industry Since Fukushima” (Dark Politricks)

Dark Politricks Feed View the latest alternative news at DarkPolitricks.com The American “Nuclear Renaissance” Is Over … Stopped By a Horrible “Cauldron of Events”, “the Worst Single Week for U.S. Nuclear Power Industry Since Fukushima” By WashingtonsBlogwashingtonsblog.com American Nuclear Power Suffers Series of Setbacks CNBC reports: Once touted as a successor, or at least a competitor, to…

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Japan Boosts Global Energy Game Post-Fukushima – Law360 (subscription)

Japan Boosts Global Energy Game Post-Fukushima
Law360 (subscription)
Law360, New York (May 15, 2013, 7:32 PM ET) — The devastation of Japan’s nuclear power industry following the Fukushima disaster has fueled the country’s appetite for alternate energy sources such as renewables and liquefied natural gas, creating a
Uranium on the nose – ninemsnNinemsn

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County invention to clean-up Fukushima – Lancashire Evening Post


Lancashire Evening Post
County invention to clean-up Fukushima
Lancashire Evening Post
NNL managing director Paul Howarth said: “The cleanup of the Fukushima site is one of the major challenges facing the global nuclear industry at present, and I’m delighted that this technology is to be part of the solution to that challenge.” He said

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County invention to clean-up Fukushima (Lancashire Evening Post – News Feed)

An invention created in Lancashire is to be used in the clean-up of the Fukushima nuclear plant.Source : Lancashire Evening Post – News FeedExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima http://in.reuters.com/article/2013/05/15/japan-nuclear-fukushima-idINDEE94E05O20130515Source : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Attorneys: Appeals Court Erred In Holding NRC Did Not Need To Assess Lessons Learned From Fukushima Reactor Disaster Before Issuing A License For Plant Vogtle (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Attorneys: Appeals Court Erred In Holding NRC Did Not Need To Assess Lessons Learned From Fukushima Reactor Disaster Before Issuing A License For Plant Vogtle By Diane Curran, Harmon, Curran, Spielberg & Eisenberg, LLP; Mindy Goldstein, director of the Turner Environmental Law Clinic at Emory University School of Law; John Runkle, attorney at law, Chapel Hill, NC Read more here: http://www.sacbee.

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Fukushima Update 5/15 – Fukushima groundwater makes fishermen fearful. (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

… shifted to educating the public on the realities of radiation. http://www.hiroshimasyndrome. com/fukushima-commentary.htmlSource : Michele Kearney’s Nuclear WireExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Japanese bond market as new Fukushima (MaxKeiser.com)

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Japan poised for first permanent reactor closure following Fukushima – RT


RT
Japan poised for first permanent reactor closure following Fukushima
RT
Experts determined an active geological fault line lies underneath a reactor on Japan’s west coast, a discovery which will likely result in the first permanent shutdown of a nuclear power plant since the 2011 Fukushima crisis. The report by the panel
Japan to close Fukushima reactorPeninsula On-line
Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after FukushimaChicago Tribune
Japanese Reactor Is Said to Stand on a Fault LineNew York Times
Bloomberg -Wall Street Journal -Jakarta Globe
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The Wolverine Set Photo: Hiro Sanada Fights Hugh Jackman (Movie Fanatic)

Director James Mangold has tweeted another photo from the set of The Wolverine , featuring a fight between Hiro Sanada and Hugh Jackman. Check it out: Jackman returns to the role of Logan in the sixth installment of the X-Men series. This time, he trav…

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Man killed in attack on police station in Libya’s Benghazi (Reuters UK)

BENGHAZI, Libya (Reuters) – A man was killed in an overnight attack on police in Libya’s eastern city of Benghazi and their station was later set on fire in a possible act of revenge for the killing, police sources said on Wednesday. Related Stories Ja…

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Disgraced Cardinal O’Brien to leave Scotland for penance -Vatican (Reuters UK)

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Cardinal Keith Patrick O’Brien, who resigned as head of the Roman Catholic Church in Scotland after acknowledging sexual misconduct, will leave Scotland for months of « prayer and penance », the Vatican said on Wednesday. Related…

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Disgraced Cardinal O’Brien to leave Scotland for penance -Vatican (Reuters UK)

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Cardinal Keith Patrick O’Brien, who resigned as head of the Roman Catholic Church in Scotland after acknowledging sexual misconduct, will leave Scotland for months of « prayer and penance », the Vatican said on Wednesday. Related…

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Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima – Reuters

Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima
Reuters
Mothballing the reactor at Japan’s oldest nuclear station would be the most stringent measure adopted in Japan since the meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear station north of Tokyo exposed failings in nuclear oversight. The experts’ finding is

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Japanese Reactor Is Said to Sit Above Fault Line (New York Times)

The finding could stall government attempts to bring nuclear stations back into service after the 2011 Fukushima crisis.Source : New York TimesExplore : Asia, Japan, World

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Researchers develop new tool to provide radiation monitoring in Japan (PhysOrg.com)

A team of researchers from the University of Southampton have designed a new tool to intelligently combine nuclear radioactivity data in Japan. The technology harnesses the power of crowdsourced radiation data; an innovative resource which became avail…

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Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima – Reuters India


RT
Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima
Reuters India
Experts judged on Wednesday that a reactor on Japan’s west coast is located on ground at high risk of an earthquake, setting in motion a process that will likely lead to the first permanent shutdown of a nuclear plant since the 2011 Fukushima crisis.
Japan poised for first permanent reactor closure following FukushimaRT
Japanese Reactor Is Said to Stand on Fault LineNew York Times
Japan nuclear watchdog to stop troubled plutonium-burning test reactor over Washington Post
Wall Street Journal -Bloomberg
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Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima (Reuters UK)

TOKYO (Reuters) – Experts judged on Wednesday that a reactor on Japan’s west coast is located on ground at high risk of an earthquake, setting in motion a process that will likely lead to the first permanent shutdown of a nuclear plant since the 2011 F…

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Attorneys: Appeals Court Erred In Holding NRC Did Not Need To Assess … – Sacramento Bee


News 12 Long Island
Attorneys: Appeals Court Erred In Holding NRC Did Not Need To Assess
Sacramento Bee
The Task Force called the Fukushima accident a second warning and urged the NRC to review and strengthen its safety standards for all nuclear reactors, including Vogtle. But the NRC has delayed that too. We are very concerned that the court has allowed
Federal court OKs plan for Vogtle plantFlorida Times-Union
Nuclear Power Falters, Engulfed by ‘Cauldron’ of Bad Luck – CNBC.comCNBC.com

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Philippe Bechade « Le Japon c’est fukushima N2″ 15 Mai 2013

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Philippe Béchade: « Le Japon c’est Fukushima n°2″, Intégrale Placements – 15 mai

Le 15 mai, Philippe Béchade, rédacteur en chef à la chronique Agora s’est intéressé aux PIB de la zone euro et à l’intrigante bonne santé des marchés dans l’…
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Philippe Béchade: « Le Japon c’est Fukushima n°2″, Intégrale Placements – 15 mai

Le 15 mai, Philippe Béchade, rédacteur en chef à la chronique Agora s’est intéressé aux PIB de la zone euro et à l’intrigante bonne santé des marchés dans l’…
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CRIIRAD/CRMS : Conference salon primevère : 2 ans apres la catastrophe de fukushima

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Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima – Reuters India


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Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima
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Mothballing the reactor at Japan’s oldest nuclear station would be the most stringent measure adopted in Japan since the meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear station north of Tokyo exposed failings in nuclear oversight. All 50 reactors in the
Japan Watchdog to Halt Test Reactor Over SafetyABC News
Japan Nuke Regulator to Halt Reactor RestartJakarta Globe
Monju reactor faces long-term suspension over lax safety systemAsahi Shimbun

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Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima – Reuters India


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Japan takes first step to a permanent reactor shutdown after Fukushima
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Mothballing the reactor at Japan’s oldest nuclear station would be the most stringent measure adopted in Japan since the meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear station north of Tokyo exposed failings in nuclear oversight. All 50 reactors in the
Japan Watchdog to Halt Test Reactor Over SafetyABC News
Japan nuke regulator to halt reactor restart – GlobalPostGlobalPost
Monju reactor faces long-term suspension over lax safety systemAsahi Shimbun

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Explosion à la centrale nucléaire de Fukushima‎

Explosion à la centrale nucléaire de Fukushima‎

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Nuclear industry re-energizing after Fukushima – Press TV

Press TVNuclear industry re-energizing after FukushimaPress TVFukushima incident has contributed a lot to the lay belief that nuclear energy use is a risk not worth taking. Although, according to the data of the non-profit World Nuclear Association onl…

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Nuclear industry re-energizing after Fukushima – Press TV

Press TVNuclear industry re-energizing after FukushimaPress TVFukushima incident has contributed a lot to the lay belief that nuclear energy use is a risk not worth taking. Although, according to the data of the non-profit World Nuclear Association onl…

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Nuclear Industry Re-Energizing after Fukushima – OpEdNews

News 12 WestchesterNuclear Industry Re-Energizing after FukushimaOpEdNewsReconstructing nuclear confidence in the post-Fukushima world is a long and painful process. But real-life energy demands, especially in the developing countries, predetermine a s…

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Fukushima Fishermen: No, You Can’t Dump That Water – Newser


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Fukushima Fishermen: No, You Can’t Dump That Water
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(Newser) – The Tokyo Electric Power Co. went before Fukushima fishermen yesterday and asked permission to start pumping « low-level » radioactive water into the ocean where they fish. And the fishermen said, um, no. This was a surprise, apparently, with
New cover for fuel removal at Fukushima Daiichi 1 – World Nuclear NewsWorld Nuclear News
Fukushima fishermen’s distrust leads to rejection of TEPCO groundwater planAsahi Shimbun
Two Years After Being Destroyed, Fukushima Hold Anti-Terrorism Drill – OilPriceOilPrice.com
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Fukushima Fishermen: No, You Can’t Dump That Water – Newser


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Fukushima Fishermen: No, You Can’t Dump That Water
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(Newser) – The Tokyo Electric Power Co. went before Fukushima fishermen yesterday and asked permission to start pumping « low-level » radioactive water into the ocean where they fish. And the fishermen said, um, no. This was a surprise, apparently, with
Tepco seeks fishermen’s OK for groundwater dumpThe Japan Times

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Fukushima Fishermen: No, You Can’t Dump That Water (Top Stories from Newser)

The Tokyo Electric Power Co. went before Fukushima fishermen yesterday and asked permission to start pumping « low-level » radioactive water into the ocean where they fish. And the fishermen said, um, no. This was a surprise, apparently, with a report in the Asahi Shimbun stating that TEPCO « officials underestimated Fukushima fishermen’s…

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Isotopes v.02 Is An Audiovisual Cage (Archinect)

Design studio Nonotak—Noémi Schipfer and Takami Nakamoto—have created an installation, called Isotopes v.02, which is a reaction to the Fukushima nuclear meltdown that happened back in 2011. The piece featured at Geneva’s 2013 Mapping Festival and consists of projected light which entices the viewer to investigate further. But, once the unsuspecting visitor has headed towards the light like a…

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NONOTAK // ISOTOPES v.02 (-::[robot:mafia]::-)

4m x 4m x 3m // Audiovisual Installation at the Mapping Festival Geneva 2013. Artists: NONOTAK (Noémi Schipfer & Takami Nakamoto) // Visual Audio & Deviant Electronics. The idea of “ISOTOPES” is to generate a dematerialised space. The catalyst of the project have been post Fukushima’s atmosphere. This tragedy that collided within our memories and [...] ※2010-2013 (♥) -::[robot:mafia]::- .ılılı.

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NONOTAK // ISOTOPES v.02 (-::[robot:mafia]::-)

4m x 4m x 3m // Audiovisual Installation at the Mapping Festival Geneva 2013. Artists: NONOTAK (Noémi Schipfer & Takami Nakamoto) // Visual Audio & Deviant Electronics. The idea of “ISOTOPES” is to generate a dematerialised space. The catalyst of the project have been post Fukushima’s atmosphere. This tragedy that collided within our memories and [...] ※2010-2013 (♥) -::[robot:mafia]::- .ılılı.

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Court: ‘No merit’ to environmental challenge of nuclear plant (Michele Kearney’s Nuclear Wire)

Court: ‘No merit’ to environmental challenge of nuclear plant By Megan R. Wilson – 05/14/13 03:03 PM ET An appeals court on Tuesday denied complaints from environmental groups that said federal regulators are ignoring the lessons from Japan’s Fukushima meltdown when approving the first U.S. nuclear construction project since 1978. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) approved construction for…

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TUC Radio: Ken Buesseler: Fukushima Ocean Impacts, Segment 1 (Radio Project Front Page Podcast)

Ken Buesseler is Senior Scientist at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution on Cape Cod. He specializes in natural and manmade radionuclides in the ocean. First he worked on fallout from atmospheric nuclear weapons testing, then on the impacts of the…

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TUC Radio: Ken Buesseler: Fukushima Ocean Impacts, Segment 2 (Radio Project Front Page Podcast)

Ken Buesseler is Senior Scientist at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution on Cape Cod. He specializes in natural and manmade radionuclides in the ocean. First he worked on fallout from atmospheric nuclear weapons testing, then on the impacts of the…

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Fukushima disaster could not happen in Taiwan: officials – The West Australian

Fukushima disaster could not happen in Taiwan: officialsThe West AustralianThe state Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) faces an uphill battle to persuade the public its nuclear facilities are safe after a 9.0-magnitude earthquake and tsunami struck Japan…

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Fukushima disaster could not happen in Taiwan: officials – The West Australian

The West AustralianFukushima disaster could not happen in Taiwan: officialsThe West AustralianThe state Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) faces an uphill battle to persuade the public its nuclear facilities are safe after a 9.0-magnitude earthquake and t…

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Fukushima disaster could not happen in Taiwan: officials – The West Australian

The West AustralianFukushima disaster could not happen in Taiwan: officialsThe West AustralianThe state Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) faces an uphill battle to persuade the public its nuclear facilities are safe after a 9.0-magnitude earthquake and t…

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Scientist: Nuclear material “continuing to come from the reactor area” at Fukushima Daiichi — First researchers to test within 5 km of plant (VIDEO) (ENENews.com – Energy News)

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Fallout From Fukushima, Japan Nuclear Disaster Still Haunting Us? – Student Operated Press

Fallout From Fukushima, Japan Nuclear Disaster Still Haunting Us?Student Operated PressEver hear about a major news event that happens somewhere in the world and the major piece of news broadcasts all over the Internet, hits the nightly news for weeks …

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Fallout From Fukushima, Japan Nuclear Disaster Still Haunting Us? – Student Operated Press

Student Operated PressFallout From Fukushima, Japan Nuclear Disaster Still Haunting Us?Student Operated PressEver hear about a major news event that happens somewhere in the world and the major piece of news broadcasts all over the Internet, hits the n…

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