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9.4 Sv/h detected outside Reactor 2 vessel

On 10/29/2015, Tepco announced they measured 9.4 Sv/h in Reactor 2. The measurement point was outside PCV 2 (Primary Containment Vessel of Reactor 2) to show the possibility that the

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Radiation level near the bottom of exhaust stack jumped up double since last year

Following up this article.. Tepco to shield reactor1 pool coolant system against the damaged stack / Stopping cooling the pool for 11 days [URL]   According to Tepco, they detected 950

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Tepco’s camera caught possible living creature inside Reactor 3 vessel of 1 Sv/h

Following up this article.. [Video] Tepco investigated the inside Reactor 3 vessel / 1 Sv/h, “sediment” accumulated [URL]   In the follow-up investigation, Tepco’s camera caught possible aquatic living creature

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[Video] Tepco investigated the inside Reactor 3 vessel / 1 Sv/h, “sediment” accumulated

According to Tepco, they implemented the first investigation of Reactor 3 PCV (Primary Containment Vessel) on 10/20/2015. They installed 2 types of cameras, dosimeter and thermometer from the penetration hole

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[Photo] Tepco reported 2 fuel assemblies have the handles deformed in pool of Reactor 3

On 10/16/2015, Tepco announced they confirmed the handle parts of 2 fuel assemblies are deformed in SFP 3 (Spent Fuel Pool of Reactor 3).   Tepco reports they removed a

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Tritium density in one of the bypass wells keeps increasing since this August

Related to this article.. Approx. 84,000 m3 of contaminated groundwater has been discharged to the Pacific from bypass wells [URL]   From Tepco’s report released on 10/7/2015, Tritium density has been

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Groundwater Cs-134/137 density jumped up 260 percent beside Reactor 2 within only a week

Related to this article.. Sr-90 density rose up 155 percent of the previous highest reading in the seaside of Reactor 2 [URL]   On 9/29/2015, Tepco announced Cesium-134/137 density of groundwater

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Mass media reported Reactor 2 has almost no fuel inside / 6 months later than the first academic report

Following up this article.. Nagoya Uni “Significantly small amount of fuel remaining in Reactor 2″ / No announcement about underground [URL]   The mass media in Japan such as NHK reported

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Tepco plans to manually repair access hole to the inside of Reactor 1

On 9/24/2015, Tepco announced they are going to start the investigation on Reactor 1. In order to evaluate the feasibility of manual repair of the access holes to the inside

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Tepco has analyzed only 5 samples of fish for Sr-90 outside Fukushima port in the first quarter of 2015

Related to this article.. Cs-134/137 density of plant port water keeps increasing since last week [URL]   Tepco has analyzed only 5 samples of fish outside the port from April to