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Grapefruit-sized RadBall proposed for Fukushima clean-up – MSN News

Grapefruit-sized RadBall proposed for Fukushima clean-up
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The world’s largest floating power station is about to set sail from Tokyo bay for deployment off Fukushima, although officials are still struggling to clean up radioactive waste inside the crippled Fukushima Daiichi power station. Soon however, they

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Grapefruit-sized RadBall proposed for Fukushima clean-up – MSN News

Grapefruit-sized RadBall proposed for Fukushima clean-up
MSN News
The world’s largest floating power station is about to set sail from Tokyo bay for deployment off Fukushima, although officials are still struggling to clean up radioactive waste inside the crippled Fukushima Daiichi power station. Soon however, they

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Report says government holding back over 60% of Fukushima recovery budget – The Japan Daily Press

Report says government holding back over 60% of Fukushima recovery budget
The Japan Daily Press
A report from the Asahi Shimbun newspaper says that Japan’s central government is holding back more than 60% of the 255 billion yen (approx. $2.56 billion) budget reserved for the radiation cleanup efforts in Fukushima Prefecture. They are supposed to
State withholds more than 60% of Fukushima cleanup budgetAsahi Shimbun

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Source of Contamination at Fukushima Nuclear Plant Unknown – Voice of America


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Source of Contamination at Fukushima Nuclear Plant Unknown
Voice of America
Meanwhile, the Kyodo news agency reports that a contractor for the massive cleanup operation has discharged 340 tons of radioactive water into a Fukushima river. Local governments have complained about the disposal, saying they were not told about it
Wind farm takes shape off Fukushima as Japan seeks non-nuclear energyeuronews
Fukushima’s positive legacyThe Conversation
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Wind farm takes shape off Fukushima as Japan seeks non-nuclear energy – euronews


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Wind farm takes shape off Fukushima as Japan seeks non-nuclear energy
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The first phase is complete of a plan to build the world’s largest offshore wind farm near the Fukushima nuclear plant that was crippled by an earthquake and tsunami in March 2011. The first turbine has been delivered to the area and the facility is

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State withholds more than 60% of Fukushima cleanup budget – Asahi Shimbun

State withholds more than 60% of Fukushima cleanup budgetAsahi ShimbunThe central government held back more than 60 percent of the 255 billion yen ($2.57 billion) recovery budget earmarked in fiscal 2012 for radioactive cleanup efforts overseen by muni…

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State withholds more than 60% of Fukushima cleanup budget – Asahi Shimbun

State withholds more than 60% of Fukushima cleanup budgetAsahi ShimbunThe central government held back more than 60 percent of the 255 billion yen ($2.57 billion) recovery budget earmarked in fiscal 2012 for radioactive cleanup efforts overseen by muni…

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Strontium detected in well on seaward side of Fukushima plant – Asahi Shimbun

Strontium detected in well on seaward side of Fukushima plantAsahi ShimbunRadioactive materials, including strontium, have been found on the premises of the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant in a well farther afield from those in which high …

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Strontium detected in well on seaward side of Fukushima plant – Asahi Shimbun

Strontium detected in well on seaward side of Fukushima plantAsahi ShimbunRadioactive materials, including strontium, have been found on the premises of the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant in a well farther afield from those in which high …

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Floating Wind Farm For Fukushima – WPXI Pittsburgh

Floating Wind Farm For FukushimaWPXI PittsburghJapan moved parts of a massive floating wind farm towards waters off the coast of Fukushima on Friday (July 12), two years after the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. The first 2 megawatt wi…

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Floating Wind Farm For Fukushima – WPXI Pittsburgh

Floating Wind Farm For FukushimaWPXI PittsburghJapan moved parts of a massive floating wind farm towards waters off the coast of Fukushima on Friday (July 12), two years after the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. The first 2 megawatt wi…

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Floating Wind Farm For Fukushima – WPXI Pittsburgh

Floating Wind Farm For FukushimaWPXI PittsburghJapan moved parts of a massive floating wind farm towards waters off the coast of Fukushima on Friday (July 12), two years after the disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant. The first 2 megawatt wi…

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Tokyo suspects Fukushima plant contaminating the sea – Times LIVE


Times LIVE
Tokyo suspects Fukushima plant contaminating the sea
Times LIVE
Members of a review mission from the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) examine recovery work on top of the No.4 reactor building at Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO)’s tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Fukushima, in this 
Fukushima Nuclear Boss Dies Of CancerSky News
Sea Water Contamination Feared At Fukushima PlantHuffington Post
Radioactive water likely leaking into the Pacific Ocean from FukushimaNew York Daily News
Bloomberg -BBC News -Wall Street Journal
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More than Two Years after the Initial Meltdowns, Fukushima is Still SNAFU – Dissident Voice

More than Two Years after the Initial Meltdowns, Fukushima is Still SNAFUDissident VoiceThe first thing to know about the danger from the radioactive mass remaining on site in the three reactors that melted down at Fukushima is that nobody knows how mu…

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More than Two Years after the Initial Meltdowns, Fukushima is Still SNAFU – Dissident Voice

More than Two Years after the Initial Meltdowns, Fukushima is Still SNAFUDissident VoiceThe first thing to know about the danger from the radioactive mass remaining on site in the three reactors that melted down at Fukushima is that nobody knows how mu…

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More than Two Years after the Initial Meltdowns, Fukushima is Still SNAFU – Dissident Voice

More than Two Years after the Initial Meltdowns, Fukushima is Still SNAFUDissident VoiceThe first thing to know about the danger from the radioactive mass remaining on site in the three reactors that melted down at Fukushima is that nobody knows how mu…

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Fukushima 2013: “Remaining Radioactive Mass”, “Dangerous Leaking … – Center for Research on Globalization

Fukushima 2013: “Remaining Radioactive Mass”, “Dangerous Leaking
Center for Research on Globalization
The first thing to know about the danger from the radioactive mass remaining on site in the three reactors that melted down at Fukushima is that nobody knows how much radioactive material there is, nobody knows how much uranium and plutonium it

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Japan warns of radioactive water leaking into Pacific – GlobalPost

Japan warns of radioactive water leaking into Pacific
GlobalPost
Radioactive groundwater found at the site of the Fukushima nuclear plant is likely leaking into the Pacific, Japan’s nuclear watchdog said. Japan fukushima workers 2013 03 11 Enlarge. Visitors and workers are required to wear protective suits and masks

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Radioactive water likely leaking into the Pacific Ocean from Fukushima – New York Daily News


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Radioactive water likely leaking into the Pacific Ocean from Fukushima
New York Daily News
TOKYO — Japan’s nuclear regulator says radioactive water from the crippled Fukushima power plant is probably leaking into the Pacific Ocean, a problem long suspected by experts but denied by the plant’s operator. Officials from the Nuclear Regulation 
Tokyo suspects Fukushima plant contaminating the seaTimes LIVE
Two years after the tsunami, Fukushima is still leaking radiation and Tepco is Quartz
Fukushima boss hailed as hero diesThe Guardian
Fox News -Express.co.uk
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Radioactive water from Japan’s quake and tsunami ravaged Fukushima power … – New York Post


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Radioactive water from Japan’s quake and tsunami ravaged Fukushima power
New York Post
Japan’s nuclear regulator says radioactive water from the crippled Fukushima power plant is probably leaking into the Pacific Ocean, a problem long suspected by experts but denied by the plant’s operator. TOKYO – Japan’s nuclear regulator says
Sea Water Contamination Feared At Fukushima PlantHuffington Post
Fukushima Nuclear Boss Dies Of CancerSky News
Tepco’s ‘Fukushima Fifty’ Leader Yoshida Dies of CancerBloomberg
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Hero nuclear power plant chief who disobeyed HQ to foil Fukushima disaster … – Express.co.uk

Hero nuclear power plant chief who disobeyed HQ to foil Fukushima disaster
Express.co.uk
THE nuclear power plant chief who led the life-risking battle to stabilise the crippled Fukushima reactors and prevent the world’s worst atomic accident since Chernobyl has died of esophageal cancer aged 58. By: Charlotte Meredith. Published: Wed, July

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What made the late Fukushima chief Masao Yoshida a Japanese hero? – Quartz

What made the late Fukushima chief Masao Yoshida a Japanese hero?
Quartz
What made the late Fukushima chief Masao Yoshida a Japanese hero? By Jake Maxwell Watts — July 10, 2013. Tributes to Masao Yoshida are ricocheting around the internet today. The 58-year-old was in charge of Japan’s Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear 

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Fukushima Plant Probably Leaking Contaminated Water Into Pacific Ocean … – International Business Times


International Business Times
Fukushima Plant Probably Leaking Contaminated Water Into Pacific Ocean
International Business Times
Radioactive water from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant may be leaking into the Pacific Ocean since the March 2011 tsunami that breached the facility, the country’s Nuclear Regulation Authority said Wednesday, underscoring safety concerns over the 

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Two years after the tsunami, Fukushima is still leaking radiation and Tepco is … – Quartz

Two years after the tsunami, Fukushima is still leaking radiation and Tepco is
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Two years after the tsunami, Fukushima is still leaking radiation and Tepco is still clueless. By Jake Maxwell Watts — July 11, 2013. Radioactive water has been steadily leaking into the sea around the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant

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Japan Warns of Ocean Contamination – Wall Street Journal

Japan Warns of Ocean Contamination
Wall Street Journal
TOKYO—Highly radioactive groundwater recently discovered in test wells at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant is likely spreading at the site and leaking into adjoining ocean waters, Japan’s nuclear regulator said, raising more worries about the plant 

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90-fold radiation increase in Fukushima groundwater – Times LIVE


Times LIVE
90-fold radiation increase in Fukushima groundwater
Times LIVE
An aerial view shows Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s (TEPCO) tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima Prefecture. Kyodo reported on that TEPCO said an electricity trouble has occurred at its crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear 

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90-fold radiation increase in Fukushima groundwater – Times LIVE


Times LIVE
90-fold radiation increase in Fukushima groundwater
Times LIVE
An aerial view shows Tokyo Electric Power Co.’s (TEPCO) tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima Prefecture. Kyodo reported on that TEPCO said an electricity trouble has occurred at its crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear 

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Fukushima nuclear plant loses power – Financial Times

Fukushima nuclear plant loses power
Financial Times
A power failure at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear station which shut down critical cooling systems for more than a day, has highlighted lingering hazards at the crippled facility, two years after it was devastated by the tsunami. The widespread loss

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Fukushima nuclear plant loses power – Financial Times

Fukushima nuclear plant loses power
Financial Times
A power failure at Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear station which shut down critical cooling systems for more than a day, has highlighted lingering hazards at the crippled facility, two years after it was devastated by the tsunami. The widespread loss

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Fukushima Nuclear Boss Dies Of Cancer – Sky News


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Fukushima Nuclear Boss Dies Of Cancer
Sky News
Mr Yoshida, an engineer, was in charge of the Fukushima Daiichi plant in March 2011 when an earthquake and tsunami knocked out its power and cooling systems, causing reactor meltdowns and massive radiation leaks. Debris is seen in front of the crippled 
Tepco’s ‘Fukushima Fifty’ Leader Yoshida Dies of CancerBloomberg
Fukushima boss hailed as hero diesThe Guardian
Radioactive water likely leaking into the Pacific Ocean from FukushimaNew York Daily News
Fox News -UPI.com
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Hero: Fukushima’s ex-chief who spent 6 months at the station after the … – Treehugger

Hero: Fukushima’s ex-chief who spent 6 months at the station after the
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Masao Yoshida, one of the Fukushima 50 who stayed behind at the earthquake and tsunami-struck power plant after the other employees evacuated, has just died at 58 from esophageal cancer. Doctors have said repeatedly that his cancer has nothing to do 

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Japan Warns of Ocean Contamination – Wall Street Journal

Japan Warns of Ocean Contamination
Wall Street Journal
TOKYO—Highly radioactive groundwater recently discovered in test wells at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant is likely spreading at the site and leaking into adjoining ocean waters, Japan’s nuclear regulator said, raising more worries about the plant 

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Fukushima hero who battled meltdown dies of cancer – The Times (subscription)

Fukushima hero who battled meltdown dies of cancer
The Times (subscription)
Mr Yoshida’s illness was diagnosed only eight months after the disaster at the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear power plant, and appears not to have been caused by the massive amounts of radiation which leaked from its molten reactors. Despite the opprobrium 

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Radiation rise at Fukushima – The Age

Radiation rise at FukushimaThe AgeRadiation rise at Fukushima (00:52). Tokyo Electric Power Co says radiation readings in underground water have risen at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. 11/07/13. Man who battled Fukushima disaster dies · Want…

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Toxic water at Fukushima likely contaminating sea – Japan’s nuclear watchdog – RT (blog)


RT (blog)
Toxic water at Fukushima likely contaminating sea – Japan’s nuclear watchdog
RT (blog)
Shunichi Tanaka, chairman of the Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA), said the contamination is « strongly suspected » and has been occurring since March 2011, when a massive earthquake and tsunami triggered three meltdowns in the Fukushima plant.

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Toxic water at Fukushima likely contaminating sea – Japan’s nuclear watchdog – RT (blog)


RT (blog)
Toxic water at Fukushima likely contaminating sea – Japan’s nuclear watchdog
RT (blog)
Shunichi Tanaka, chairman of the Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA), said the contamination is « strongly suspected » and has been occurring since March 2011, when a massive earthquake and tsunami triggered three meltdowns in the Fukushima plant.

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Tepco’s ‘Fukushima Fifty’ Leader Yoshida Dies of Cancer – Bloomberg

Tepco’s ‘Fukushima Fifty’ Leader Yoshida Dies of Cancer
Bloomberg
Masao Yoshida, the plant manager who led the fight to bring Japan’s Fukushima atomic station under control during the 2011 nuclear disaster, has died. He was 58. He died on July 9 at a hospital in Tokyo, according to a statement from Tokyo Electric

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Fukushima boss hailed as hero dies – The Guardian


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Fukushima boss hailed as hero dies
The Guardian
Masao Yoshida – whose actions as manager of the Fukushima Daiichi power plant during its triple meltdown averted an even greater disaster – has died. Yoshida, 58, took early retirement from the plant’s operator, Tepco, in late 2011 after being

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Japan’s Nuclear Regulator Alarmed About Fukushima Contamination Reports – Voice of America

Japan’s Nuclear Regulator Alarmed About Fukushima Contamination Reports
Voice of America
TOKYO — Japan’s nuclear regulator expressed growing alarm on Wednesday at increased contamination beside the seafront of the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station and urged the plant’s operators to take protective measures. Fukushima’s 

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Sea Water Contamination Feared at Fukushima Plant – Wunderground.com (blog)

Sea Water Contamination Feared at Fukushima Plant
Wunderground.com (blog)
A police officer walks on a pier to search for missing people as a wrecked ship (back) still rests grounded in Namie, near the striken TEPCO’s Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Fukushima prefecture on March 11, 2013. TOKYO — Japan’s nuclear watchdog 

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Sea Water Contamination Feared at Fukushima Plant – The Weather Channel


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Sea Water Contamination Feared at Fukushima Plant
The Weather Channel
the striken TEPCO’s Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Fukushima prefecture on March 11, 2013. TOKYO — Japan’s nuclear watchdog says the crippled Fukushima plant is likely leaking contaminated water into sea, a problem long suspected by experts.
Fukushima boss hailed as hero diesThe Guardian
Japan atomic watchdog suspects Fukushima ocean leakFox News
Japan nuclear regulator alarmed at Fukushima contamination reportsReuters
Global Times
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Masao Yoshida Dead: Former Chief Of Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Dies At 58 – Huffington Post

Masao Yoshida Dead: Former Chief Of Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Dies At 58
Huffington Post
TOKYO — The nuclear power plant chief who led the life-risking battle to stabilize the cripple Fukushima reactors when they were spiraling into meltdowns two years ago has died of esophageal cancer. He was 58. Masao Yoshida died Tuesday in a Tokyo 

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Masao Yoshida Dead: Former Chief Of Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Dies At 58 – Huffington Post

Masao Yoshida Dead: Former Chief Of Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Dies At 58
Huffington Post
TOKYO — The nuclear power plant chief who led the life-risking battle to stabilize the cripple Fukushima reactors when they were spiraling into meltdowns two years ago has died of esophageal cancer. He was 58. Masao Yoshida died Tuesday in a Tokyo 

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Sea Water Contamination Feared At Fukushima Plant – Huffington Post


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Sea Water Contamination Feared At Fukushima Plant
Huffington Post
TOKYO — Japan’s nuclear watchdog says the crippled Fukushima plant is likely leaking contaminated water into sea, a problem long suspected by experts. Watchdog commissioners instructed operator Tokyo Electric Power Co. on Wednesday to find where 
Radioactive water likely leaking into the Pacific Ocean from FukushimaNew York Daily News
Tokyo suspects Fukushima plant contaminating the seaTimes LIVE
Tepco’s ‘Fukushima Fifty’ Leader Yoshida Dies of CancerBloomberg
Wall Street Journal -Fox News
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Nuclear watchdog: Ocean contamination likely at Fukushima – Salon

SalonNuclear watchdog: Ocean contamination likely at FukushimaSalonNuclear watchdog: Ocean contamination likely at Fukushima The steel structure for the use of the spent fuel removal from the cooling pool is seen at the Unit 4 of the Fukushima Dai-ichi…

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Nuclear watchdog: Ocean contamination likely at Fukushima – Salon

SalonNuclear watchdog: Ocean contamination likely at FukushimaSalonNuclear watchdog: Ocean contamination likely at Fukushima The steel structure for the use of the spent fuel removal from the cooling pool is seen at the Unit 4 of the Fukushima Dai-ichi…

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Fukushima nuclear chief Masao Yoshida dies – BBC News


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Fukushima nuclear chief Masao Yoshida dies
BBC News
Masao Yoshida, the Fukushima nuclear chief who led efforts to stabilise the crippled plant after the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami, has died at the age of 58. Mr Yoshida died on Tuesday in a Tokyo hospital, a spokesman for plant operator Tepco said.
Sea Water Contamination Feared at Fukushima PlantThe Weather Channel
Tepco’s ‘Fukushima Fifty’ Leader Yoshida Dies of CancerBloomberg
Japan atomic watchdog suspects Fukushima ocean leakFox News
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Japan atomic watchdog suspects Fukushima ocean leak – Fox News


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Japan atomic watchdog suspects Fukushima ocean leak
Fox News
TOKYO (AFP) – Japan’s nuclear watchdog said Wednesday the crippled Fukushima reactors are very likely leaking highly radioactive substances into the Pacific Ocean. Members of the Nuclear Regulation Authority voiced frustration at Tokyo Electric Power 
Masao Yoshida, manager of the Fukushima atomic plant, dies at 58Washington Post
Sea Water Contamination Feared at Fukushima PlantThe Weather Channel
Fukushima nuclear chief Masao Yoshida diesBBC News
The Guardian -Wall Street Journal
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Japan nuclear regulator alarmed at Fukushima contamination reports – Reuters

Japan nuclear regulator alarmed at Fukushima contamination reports
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s nuclear regulator expressed growing alarm on Wednesday at increased contamination beside the seafront of the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station and urged the plant’s operators to take protective measures.

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Japan nuclear regulator alarmed at Fukushima contamination reports – Reuters

Japan nuclear regulator alarmed at Fukushima contamination reports
Reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s nuclear regulator expressed growing alarm on Wednesday at increased contamination beside the seafront of the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station and urged the plant’s operators to take protective measures.

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Fukushima Groundwater Shows Record Radiation Levels – Huffington Post

Fukushima Groundwater Shows Record Radiation LevelsHuffington PostTOKYO, July 9 (Reuters) – Japan may restart several reactors shut down by the Fukushima nuclear crisis in about a year, a senior regulator said in an interview on Tuesday, a day after ne…

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Fukushima Nuclear Boss Dies Of Cancer – Sky News

Fukushima Nuclear Boss Dies Of CancerSky NewsMr Yoshida, an engineer, was in charge of the Fukushima Daiichi plant in March 2011 when an earthquake and tsunami knocked out its power and cooling systems, causing reactor meltdowns and massive radiation l…

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Hero Fukushima ex-manager who foiled nuclear disaster dies of cancer – RT (blog)

RT (blog)Hero Fukushima ex-manager who foiled nuclear disaster dies of cancerRT (blog)The former Fukushima supervisor of damage control works at the tsunami-devastated nuclear power plant has died of cancer. His decision not to follow a corporate order…

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Former Fukushima Nuclear Plant Boss, Masao Yoshida, Dies Of Cancer In Japan – Huffington Post UK

Former Fukushima Nuclear Plant Boss, Masao Yoshida, Dies Of Cancer In JapanHuffington Post UKThe former boss of the Fukushima nuclear plant who risked radiation as he battled to bring the crisis under control after it was destroyed in the 2011 earthqua…

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Former chief of Fukushima nuclear plant has died – Asahi Shimbun

Former chief of Fukushima nuclear plant has diedAsahi ShimbunThe nuclear power plant chief who led the life-risking battle to stabilize the crippled Fukushima reactors when they were spiraling into meltdowns two years ago has died of esophageal cancer….

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Tepco Finds Higher Radioactivity in Fukushima Plant Groundwater – Bloomberg

Tepco Finds Higher Radioactivity in Fukushima Plant GroundwaterBloombergTokyo Electric Power Co (9501). has found levels of radioactivity in groundwater at its crippled Fukushima nuclear station at levels 244 times those considered safe for an atomic p…

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Fukushima Watch: Tritium Levels Soar on Coast at Fukushima Plant – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Fukushima Watch: Tritium Levels Soar on Coast at Fukushima Plant
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The problem spot is on the coastal side of the plant’s heavily damaged No. 2 reactor, one of the areas where Tepco regularly monitors groundwater to check for radioactive elements that may have leeched from the plant’s partly melted fuel cores and into

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Fukushima hero dies of cancer – Stuff.co.nz

Fukushima hero dies of cancerStuff.co.nzDANGER ZONE: Smoke rises from Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power complex in the days after the devastating earthquake and tsunami of 2011. Masao Yoshida. Reuters. POWER BOSS: Masao Yoshida was forced to step down in…

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Hero who prevented explosions at Fukushima reactor dies of cancer – msnNOW

msnNOWHero who prevented explosions at Fukushima reactor dies of cancermsnNOWJapan has lost a hero. Masao Yoshido was the supervisor of damage control at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant when the facility was crippled by an earthquake and tsunami on…

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Japan may restart reactors in a year; Fukushima situation worsens – Reuters

Japan may restart reactors in a year; Fukushima situation worsensReutersTOKYO, July 9 (Reuters) – Japan may restart several reactors shut down by the Fukushima nuclear crisis in about a year, a senior regulator said in an interview on Tuesday, a day af…

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Fukushima nuclear plant boss who stayed at his post to help deal with the … – Daily Mail

Fukushima nuclear plant boss who stayed at his post to help deal with the …Daily MailYoshida led efforts to stabilise the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant after the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami knocked out its power and cooling system…

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Fukushima Hero Masao Yoshida Dies Of Esophageal Cancer, Experts Say … – International Business Times

International Business TimesFukushima Hero Masao Yoshida Dies Of Esophageal Cancer, Experts Say …International Business TimesReuters. Masao Yoshida, the former Fukushima Dai-ichi general manager who spearheaded efforts to get the nuclear power plant …

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Masao Yoshida, manager of the Fukushima atomic plant, dies at 58 – Washington Post


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Masao Yoshida, manager of the Fukushima atomic plant, dies at 58
Washington Post
Masao Yoshida, the plant manager who led the fight to bring Japan’s Fukushima atomic station under control during the 2011 nuclear disaster, died July 9 at a hospital in Tokyo. He was 58. The cause was esophageal cancer, according to a statement from 
Sea Water Contamination Feared at Fukushima PlantThe Weather Channel
Fukushima boss hailed as hero diesThe Guardian
Japan atomic watchdog suspects Fukushima ocean leakFox News
The Japan Times
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Masao Yoshida Dead: Former Chief Of Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Dies At 58 – Huffington Post

Masao Yoshida Dead: Former Chief Of Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant Dies At 58Huffington PostYoshida was in charge of the Fukushima Dai-ichi plant when the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami knocked out its power and cooling systems, causing reactor …

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Former Fukushima Nuclear Plant Boss, Masao Yoshida, Dies Of Cancer In Japan – Huffington Post UK

Former Fukushima Nuclear Plant Boss, Masao Yoshida, Dies Of Cancer In JapanHuffington Post UKThe former boss of the Fukushima nuclear plant who risked radiation as he battled to bring the crisis under control after it was destroyed in the 2011 earthqua…

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Masao Yoshida, Nuclear Engineer and Chief at Fukushima Plant, Dies at 58 – New York Times


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Masao Yoshida, Nuclear Engineer and Chief at Fukushima Plant, Dies at 58
New York Times
TOKYO — Masao Yoshida, a nuclear engineer who took charge of the Fukushima Daiichi power plant two years ago as multiple reactors spiraled out of control after a tsunami, but who ultimately failed to prevent the world’s worst nuclear disaster since 
Fukushima boss hailed as hero diesThe Guardian
Former chief of Fukushima nuclear plant has diedYahoo! News
Toxic radiation found at Japanese plantWA today
E&T magazine -BigPond News
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Manager who saved Fukushima plant from total meltdown dies of cancer – The Independent

Manager who saved Fukushima plant from total meltdown dies of cancer
The Independent
When he could eventually talk about what happened, he said he thought he was going to die. As manager of the doomed Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant, he was in the cockpit of the world’s first triple meltdown and, like the captain of an atomic-age

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Former chief of Fukushima nuclear plant has died – Yahoo! News

Former chief of Fukushima nuclear plant has diedYahoo! NewsYoshida led efforts to stabilize the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant after the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami knocked out its power and cooling systems, causing triple meltdowns …

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Radioactive cesium level soars 90-fold at Fukushima in just 3 days – RT (blog)

RT (blog)Radioactive cesium level soars 90-fold at Fukushima in just 3 daysRT (blog)Levels of radioactive cesium-134 in a well at Fukushima nuclear power plant are up to 90 times higher than just three days ago, and may spread into the Pacific Ocean. M…

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Tepco’s ‘Fukushima Fifty’ Leader Yoshida Dies of Cancer – Businessweek

Tepco’s ‘Fukushima Fifty’ Leader Yoshida Dies of Cancer
Businessweek
He died on July 9 at a hospital in Tokyo, according to a statement from Tokyo Electric Power Co (9501)., the operator of the Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear plant. The cause was esophageal cancer, the statement said. The illness was unrelated to the

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Fukushima Groundwater Shows Record Radiation Levels – Huffington Post

Fukushima Groundwater Shows Record Radiation LevelsHuffington PostTOKYO, July 9 (Reuters) – Japan may restart several reactors shut down by the Fukushima nuclear crisis in about a year, a senior regulator said in an interview on Tuesday, a day after ne…

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Former Fukushima nuclear plant boss dies of cancer – Telegraph.co.uk

Former Fukushima nuclear plant boss dies of cancerTelegraph.co.ukGovernment contingency plans revealed after the event showed how scientists feared a chain reaction if Fukushima spiralled out of control, a scenario that could have seen other nuclear pl…

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Masao Yoshida, Fukushima boss who stayed at post to fight disaster, dies of … – NEWS.com.au

Masao Yoshida, Fukushima boss who stayed at post to fight disaster, dies of
NEWS.com.au
THE former boss of Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant, who stayed at his post to try to tame runaway reactors after the 2011 tsunami, has died of cancer, the operator says. Masao Yoshida, 58, was at the power station on March 11, 2011, when towering waves 

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Man who battled Fukushima disaster dies – NEWS.com.au


NEWS.com.au
Man who battled Fukushima disaster dies
NEWS.com.au
THE former boss of Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant, who stayed at his post to try to tame runaway reactors after the 2011 tsunami, has died of cancer, the operator says. Masao Yoshida, 58, was at the power station on March 11, 2011, when towering waves 

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Japan: Contamination found at Fukushima nuclear plant – UPI.com

Japan: Contamination found at Fukushima nuclear plantUPI.comThe crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant in Okumamachi, Fukushima prefecture, northern Japan is seen in this March 24, 2011 aerial photo taken by small unmanned drone and released b…

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Japan may restart reactors in a year; Fukushima situation worsens – Chicago Tribune

Japan may restart reactors in a year; Fukushima situation worsensChicago TribuneTen applications to restart reactors under new rules already received. * Getting units restarted key to cutting fossil fuel import bill * Fukushima operator reports high ca…

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Fukushima Watch: Former Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Chief Dies – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Fukushima Watch: Former Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant Chief Dies
Wall Street Journal (blog)
The former head of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant has died from esophageal cancer, the plant’s operator said. He was 58. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images: Masao Yoshida, former chief of Tokyo Electric Power’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear 

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Japan may restart reactors in a year; Fukushima situation worsens – The Star Online

Japan may restart reactors in a year; Fukushima situation worsensThe Star OnlineTOKYO (Reuters) – Japan may restart several reactors shut down by the Fukushima nuclear crisis in about a year, a senior regulator said in an interview on Tuesday, a day af…

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Japan may restart reactors in a year; Fukushima situation worsens – Reuters UK

Japan may restart reactors in a year; Fukushima situation worsensReuters UKTOKYO (Reuters) – Japan may restart several reactors shut down by the Fukushima nuclear crisis in about a year, a senior regulator said in an interview on Tuesday, a day after n…

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Former Fukushima boss dies of cancer – News24

Former Fukushima boss dies of cancer
News24
Tokyo – The former boss of Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant, who stayed at his post to try to tame runaway reactors after the 2011 tsunami, died of cancer on Tuesday, the operator said. Masao Yoshida, aged 58, was at the power station on 11 March 2011, 

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Fukushima radioactive groundwater readings have rocketed over the past three … – Raw Story


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Fukushima radioactive groundwater readings have rocketed over the past three
Raw Story
Toxic radioactive substances in groundwater at Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant have rocketed over the past three days, its operator said, admitting it did not know where the leak was coming from. Samples taken on Monday showed levels of 

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Former plant chief who battled Fukushima disaster dies of cancer – Straits Times

Former plant chief who battled Fukushima disaster dies of cancer
Straits Times
Then Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant chief Masao Yoshida (above) speaks at the plant in Okuma town, Fukushima Prefecture, northeastern Japan on Nov 2011. The former boss of Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant, who stayed at his post to try to tame 

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Former chief who led efforts to stabilize Fukushima nuclear plant after … – Fox News

Former chief who led efforts to stabilize Fukushima nuclear plant after …Fox NewsYoshida led efforts to stabilize the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant after it was hit by the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami. TEPCO spokesman Yoshimi Hitos…

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Former chief who led efforts to stabilize Fukushima nuclear plant after … – Washington Post

Former chief who led efforts to stabilize Fukushima nuclear plant after …Washington PostYoshida led efforts to stabilize the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant after the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami knocking out its power and cooling sy…

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Former Chief of Fukushima Nuclear Plant Has Died – ABC News

Former Chief of Fukushima Nuclear Plant Has Died
ABC News
Tokyo Electric Power Co. says the former chief of Japan’s crippled nuclear power plant, Masao Yoshida, has died of cancer of the esophagus. He was 58. TEPCO officials said Yoshida’s illness was not related to radioactive exposure. Yoshida led efforts
Fukushima radioactive groundwater readings rocketFox News
Former chief who led efforts to stabilize Fukushima nuclear plant after Washington Post
Former Fukushima Nuclear Plant Head Masao Yoshida Dies of CancerBloomberg
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Cesium levels surge 90-fold over 3-day period at Fukushima nuke plant – Asahi Shimbun

Cesium levels surge 90-fold over 3-day period at Fukushima nuke plantAsahi ShimbunTokyo Electric Power Co. said radioactive cesium levels in a well at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant on July 8 were 90 times higher than those measured at the sam…

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Fukushima radioactivity readings rocket – News24

Fukushima radioactivity readings rocketNews24Now R192.00 buy now. Tokyo – Toxic radioactive substances in groundwater at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant have rocketed over the past three days, its Japanese operator said on Tuesday, admitting it di…

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Fukushima radioactive groundwater readings rocket – Fox News

Fukushima radioactive groundwater readings rocket
Fox News
TOKYO (AFP) – Toxic radioactive substances in groundwater at Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant have rocketed over the past three days, its operator said, admitting it did not know where the leak was coming from. Samples taken on Monday showed 

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Fukushima radioactive groundwater readings rocket | Bangkok Post: news – Bangkok Post

Fukushima radioactive groundwater readings rocket | Bangkok Post: news
Bangkok Post
Toxic radioactive substances in groundwater at Japan’s crippled Fukushima nuclear plant have rocketed over the past three days, its operator said, admitting it did not know where the leak was coming from. Workers at the Fukushima nuclear plant on June

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Fukushima radioactive groundwater rises – The Australian

Fukushima radioactive groundwater risesThe AustralianTOXIC radioactive substances in groundwater at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant have rocketed over the past three days, its Japanese operator says, admitting it did not know where the leak was co…

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Fukushima Watch: Cesium Levels Also Spiking – Wall Street Journal (blog)

Fukushima Watch: Cesium Levels Also SpikingWall Street Journal (blog)The finding adds a potentially serious new twist to the water contamination problem at the Fukushima plant. Since the accident, which destroyed the plant and partly melted the cores o…

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Japan Reports Soaring Fukushima Groundwater Radiation – RIA Novosti

Japan Reports Soaring Fukushima Groundwater RadiationRIA NovostiTOKYO, July 9 (RIA Novosti) – Radioactive cesium levels in one of the observation wells at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in north-east Japan have jumped up 90 times ov…

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What Fukushima Might Have Taught Terrorists – Infoshop News

What Fukushima Might Have Taught Terrorists
Infoshop News
The storage systems for highly radioactive used reactor cores at San Onofre is not “hardened” against anything significant. There are no active air defenses around it of any sort. Many people bandy the term “hardened” around — using it five times in

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TEPCO says radiation detected in water at Fukushima nuclear plant – The Japan Daily Press

TEPCO says radiation detected in water at Fukushima nuclear plantThe Japan Daily PressTokyo Electric Power Co said in a statement on Saturday that toxic radioactive substances have been detected once again in the groundwater at the Fukushima nuclear pl…

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Tritium level hits record off N-plant – The Japan News

Tritium level hits record off N-plantThe Japan NewsJiji Press Tokyo Electric Power Co. says 2,300 becquerels per liter of tritium was found in seawater sampled off its crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power station Wednesday, the highest level recorded…

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Carnegie Endowment for International Peace – Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceCarnegie Endowment for International PeaceThe lessons from Fukushima and Indonesia are the same: governments must do two things. First, they must ensure that infrastructure is in place to prevent and to cope wi…

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Carnegie Endowment for International Peace – Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Carnegie Endowment for International PeaceCarnegie Endowment for International PeaceThe lessons from Fukushima and Indonesia are the same: governments must do two things. First, they must ensure that infrastructure is in place to prevent and to cope wi…

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Radiation detected in groundwater at Fukushima – Peninsula On-line

Radiation detected in groundwater at FukushimaPeninsula On-lineTOKYO: Toxic radioactive substances have once again been detected in groundwater at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, its Japanese operator said yesterday, the latest in a series of inc…

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NEWS ANALYSIS: Fukushima Continues: More than two years after the initial … – HNN Huntingtonnews.net

NEWS ANALYSIS: Fukushima Continues: More than two years after the initial
HNN Huntingtonnews.net
As long as Fukushima Daiichi’s owner, the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), keeps the three melted cores and the fuel rods in three other storage pools sufficiently submerged in cooling water, the radioactive material will not overheat, burn, and

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Radiation detected in water at Fukushima – Gulf Times

Radiation detected in water at FukushimaGulf TimesToxic radioactive substances have once again been detected in groundwater at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, its Japanese operator said yesterday, the latest in a series of incidents at the tsunam…

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