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Breaking news Export from Japan Politics

Miyagi fishery cooperative to export sea squirt to Hong Kong for the import regulation of S. Korea

Sea squirt [Wikipedia] will be exported to Hong Kong from this September. Japan is seeking for the new consumer base of marine products taken near Fukushima prefecture. (Cf, 5 Billion Bq

Breaking news Natural disasters

6 intense quakes hit Hyuga-Nada within 5 hours / The western end of Nankai Trough

According to Japan Meteorological Agency, 6 intense quakes hit Hyuga-nada within only 5 hours on 8/29/2014. It started at 1:34 of 8/29/2014 (JST). Magnitude was 4.3. The last one occurred

Breaking news Fukushima Plant Spent Fuel Pools

Fukushima worker “I haven’t heard Operation Desk that Tepco says fell into SFP 3″

Photo : Reactor 3 pool taken by underwater camera on 8/30/2014   Following up this article.. 400 kg of debris dropped onto 2 fuel assemblies in Reactor 3 pool /

Breaking news Fukushima Plant Spent Fuel Pools

400 kg of debris dropped onto 2 fuel assemblies in Reactor 3 pool / State of fuel unverified yet – Photos

Following up this article..   Tepco dropped a major piece of debris into Spent Fuel Pool of Reactor 3 [URL]   A major piece of debris was dropped into SFP3

Breaking news Fukushima Plant Spent Fuel Pools

Tepco dropped a major piece of debris into Spent Fuel Pool of Reactor 3

Photo : Reactor 3 pool of 11/10/2011.   A major piece of debris was dropped into SFP3 while they were removing debris from the pool, according to Tepco.   The

Breaking news Natural disasters

M5.0 earthquake hit Fukushima offshore

M5.0 hit Fukushima offshore at 16:35 of 8/29/2014 (JST), according to Japan Meteorological Agency. The maximum seismic intensity in Fukushima prefecture was 3.  At this moment, the plant status hasn’t

Breaking news Natural disasters

Expert “New volcanic island may have a massive explosion”

Following up this article.. The new volcanic island erupts more actively / May cause Tsunami if collapsed [URL]   The new volcanic island offshore Tokyo has had one of the

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Public employment security office recruits temporary Fukushima worker for frozen wall / 755,700 JPY per month

Temporary Fukushima workers for frozen water wall are recruited on the internet by Yokohama south Employment Security Bureau, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. The employer is Takako construction Co.,

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Having discharged 25,000 t of bypass contaminated water, contaminated groundwater didn’t decrease

Photo : One of the bypass wells in Fukushima plant   Following up this article.. Tepco discharged the largest volume of bypass contaminated water / 700 million Bq of Tritium

Breaking news Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the sea every single day

5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the Pacific on the daily basis in 2014. Tepco announced in the press conference of 8/25/2014. This is due to the contaminated water