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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 Environmental contamination Fukushima Plant

Fukushima fishery cooperative to let Tepco and the government explain highly contaminated water discharge plan

On 8/25/2014, Fukushima fishery cooperative decided to allow Tepco and the government of Japan give explanation about highly contaminated water discharge plan. (cf, Tepco to pump up highly contaminated groundwater

Breaking news Fukushima Plant Spent Fuel Pools

Tepco “found” 8 more fuel assemblies under the fallen debris in Reactor 3 pool

Photo : Fuel assemblies and debris in Reactor 3 pool. Photo was taken in February of 2013.   Following up this article.. 400 kg of debris dropped onto 2 fuel

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

All β nuclide density spiked 32 times much in groundwater of Fukushima plant

All β nuclide density of groundwater jumped up 32 times much on 8/27/2014, according to Tepco. All β nuclide includes Strontium-90. It was 2,600,000 Bq/m3 on 8/26/2014, but rose to

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