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[Column] The urging matter of Fukushima nuclear plant -Rising groundwater level

The groundwater level is coming up. Now this is the urging matter. Here I would like to summarize the situation.   Where is it in the plant ?   It’s

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[Column] Summary of Fukushima nuclear plant situation -past, present and future

It has been over 2 years since 311. We are slowly slipping down on the muddy slope. Here I would like to summarize the Fukushima plant situation in the past,

Natural disasters

[Express] “Unusual number of quakes hitting Fukushima and Ibaraki for these days”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates.   <Translate> Unusual number of the earthquakes are occurring. Today 18 quakes hit Fukushima and also 18 quakes hit Iwaraki only within

Natural disasters

The bottom of a swimming pool in Samukawa-machi Kanagawa rose up by 30cm / 60km east from Mt. Fuji

According to Samukawa-machi town government, the bottom of a swimming pool rose up by 30cm on 7/29/2013. The pool (50m, 16m, 0.8~1m) is run by the town government. A lifeguard

Cover-ups Plant hazard

Fukushima worker “Workers who looked straightly at contaminated water had the eyes damaged”

Anti-nuclear member of the House of Councillors Yamamoto Taro interviewed a Fukushima worker, Hayashi. The video was released on 7/22/2013. Mr. Hayashi commented when some workers welded the contaminated water

Environmental contamination Sea contamination

Tepco “80,000 m3 of seawater exchanged with the open sea everyday”

Following up this article..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 [URL]   Along with the Tritium contamination, Tepco

Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

Cs-134/137 level in seawater reached the highest since April beside the highly contaminated groundwater area

High level of radioactive material is detected from the groundwater on the east side of reactor2. Tepco is building the impervious wall on the coastal line but it’s increasing the

Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

Strontium-90 detected in seawater 3km offshore Fukushima

Following up this article..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 [URL] On 8/2/2013, Tepco reported they measured 39