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[Column] Tepco may be gaining time before press question % of the direct leakage of the coolant water to the sea

Everything started this Spring. Suddenly Tepco got panicking and tested around everywhere in the plant area. All the results showed high level of radiation. It showed the possibility of sea


[Column] To make it transparent -Financial report of Fukushima Diary

Maybe there’s something in Fukushima. That’s why Tepco doesn’t want to ask for the international help more widely. but it’s hard to see what it is inside. We need to

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Tepco to pump up accumulating groundwater by the end of August / Tepco “Groundwater may overflow”

Following up this article..[Column] Tepco literally “swamped” in sea contamination prevention [URL] On 8/2/2013, Tepco reported Nuclear Regulation Authority that they are planning to pump up the increasing groundwater. They

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Tepco “40,000,000,000,000 Bq of Tritium leaked to the Pacific” / still 100,000,000,000 Bq leaking to the sea per day

On 8/2/2013, Tepco announced 2~40,000,000,000,000 Bq of Tritium has been leaking to the Pacific since May. 2011 to July. 2013. From one of their analysis, the Tritium volume increased this

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[Breaking] Tepco “Tens trillion Bq of Tritium has leaked to the sea since 5. 2011”

In the press conference of 8/2/2013, Tepco announced Tens trillion Bq of Tritium has been leaking to the sea since May 2011. Fukushima Diary will add more details soon as

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180,000 Bq/m3 of all β including Sr-90 detected at 4m from the sea without impervious wall

According to Tepco, high level of all β (including Strontium-90) was detected from groundwater beside seaside of reactor3. The boring is 4m from the sea between reactor3 and 4 water

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Cs-134/137 in the new boring nearest to reactor2 turbine building over 10 times higher than other borings

According to Tepco, Cs-134/137 level in the groundwater near the turbine building is higher than other locations. The boring is 85m from reactor2 turbine building, which is the closest to

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Tepco measured 3,200,000 Bq/m3 of Tritium from the boring beside reactor3 last year

Related to this article..Tepco knew 29,000,000 Bq/m3 of tritium at 25m from the sea last year but didn’t announce it [URL]   From the research of Fukushima Diary, Tepco knew