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[Column] Donation function is back on for a few days

The press conference of Tepco and their president finished about 1 hour before my writing this.   I finally managed to have to time to get the donation buttons back

Contaminated water crisis

[Photo] So-called U-shaped gutter where the leaked water flowed looks like a natural stream

About 300m3 leakage, the main part of the leaked water is assumed to have flown to the near “U-shaped gutter”. On 8/26/2013, Tepco released the photo of the so-called U-shaped

Contaminated water crisis

Tepco “We don’t know if there were more tank leakages before” / They didn’t check it on rainy・snowy days

In the press conference of 8/26/2013, Tepco’s spokesman stated they don’t know if the tanks had leakages before. Tepco was supposed to patrol the tanks for the leakage, but when

Contaminated water crisis

[Mystery] Cs-134/137 concentration is higher in the leaked water than the leaking tank

About 300m3 of contaminated water leakage, Tepco published the Cs-134/137 concentration data of the tank on 8/26/2013. From their report, 44,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-134 and 92,000,000 Bq/m3 of Cs-137 were

Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

Groundwater level reached 25cm to the surface of the ground on the seaside of reactor2 / No rainfall

In order to stop the sea contamination, Tepco built the impervious wall on the coastal line of the seaside of reactor2. However because it caused the groundwater level to be

Contaminated water crisis

(Press) “For how long will it take to settle down the contaminated water problem?” → Tepco president “We don’t know”

About the contaminated water problem, Tepco’s president held a press conference on 8/26/2013. Press inquired for how long he / Tepco estimates it is going to take to resolve the

Contaminated water crisis

Tepco president “Water gauge is not installed to all the tanks, water level to be checked by thermography”

About the contaminated water problem, Tepco’s president held a press conference on 8/26/2013. In this conference, he stated they are going to check the water levels of the tanks by

Contaminated water crisis Sea contamination

[Column] Tepco may be hiding the possible direct leakage of coolant water – Press should demand disclosure

Fukushima Diary reports the least important things. It’s because the reports are based on Tepco and the government’s release. I’ve been following them long enough to know their trick.