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Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

98,000,000 Bq of all β leaked from contaminated water tank

On 9/4/2014, Tepco reported they found highly contaminated water leaking from the joint part of two tanks.   It was desalinated concentrated water. Cs-134/137 density was 9,800,000 Bq/m3, All β nuclide

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

15 Billion Bq of Tritium flows to the Pacific every single day / Tepco under-reported 1/15 at press conference

Following up this article.. 5 Billion Bq of Strontium-90 flows to the sea every single day [URL]   15 Billion Bq of Tritium flows from Fukushima plant area to the sea

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

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Tepco “Never give up the frozen wall project”

Photo : Floating ice put into the underground trench. The camera catches the white noise due to the high level of radiation from contaminated water.    Following up this article..

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

JP Gov to decide to abort the preceding “frozen water wall” project on 8/19/2014

NRA (Nuclear Regulation Authority) is going to decide to abort the frozen water wall project in underground trench on 8/19/2014. This is the frozen water wall  project followed by frozen

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Drain pipes got clogged due to dry ice project for frozen water wall

Dry ice ended up clogging the drain pipes, according to Tepco. In order to freeze the unfreezable frozen wall, Tepco has been putting ice and dry ice into the underground

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No work is on-going in Fukushima reactor buildings for “summer vacation”

Photo : Reactor 1 and 2 on 4/10/2011   Currently no decommissioning work is on-going in the crippled reactor buildings of Fukushima plant.   A Fukushima worker Happy11311 posted on

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Tepco plans to discharge contaminated groundwater around the reactors having bypass and frozen water wall fail

Photo : North of Reactor 1~4 water intake in June 2013   Tepco is planning to discharge groundwater pumped up around the reactor buildings. They are already submitting the sewage