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Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Tritium density rose up 10 × since July in seaside of Reactor 1

Tritium density increased to be 10 times much as July near Reactor 1, according to Tepco. The sample is groundwater taken from the seaside of Reactor 1. Tritium density had

Breaking news Natural disasters

160 volcanic earthquakes observed in the mountain 80km from Fukushima plant

Following up this article.. Japan Meteorological Agency raised volcanic alert level 80km from Fukushima plant / “Don’t approach the crater” [URL]   On 12/12/2014, Sendai district meteorological observatory announced they

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

NRA decided not to apply INES evaluation to Fukushima plant anymore

On 12/10/2014, NRA (Nuclear Regulation Authority) announced they are not going to apply INES (International Nuclear Estimation System) to any further accidents in Fukushima plant. Severe contamination leakage continues to

Breaking news Natural disasters

Japan Meteorological Agency raised volcanic alert level 80km from Fukushima plant / “Don’t approach the crater”

On 12/12/2014, Japan Meteorological Agency raised the volcanic alert level of a mountain located 82km from Fukushima plant. The volcano is called “Azumayama”, located between Fukushima prefecture and Yamagata prefecture.

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M4.3 quake occurred at the foot of Mt. Fuji

M4.3 occurred at the foot of Mt. Fuji on 12/11/2014, according to Japan Meteorological Agency. It hit around the Five Lakes of Mt. Fuji at 15:07 (JST). The depth of

Breaking news Ecology Food contamination

Cs-134/137 detected double as food safety limit from water purification plant soil in Saitama

Photo : Piled radioactive soil from Okubo water purification plant in Saitama. Taken in 8. 2011.    190 Bq/Kg of Cs-134/137 was detected from water purification plant soil in Saitama

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Tepco’s ordinary profit jumped up by 71.4% first half 2014 from the same period a year ago

The ordinary profit of this first half year was 243 billion yen, Tepco reported on 12/8/2014. This is 71.4 % larger than the same period of 2013. (Consolidated) According to

Breaking news Core removing struggle Fukushima Plant

Refueling machine of Reactor 5 malfunctioned

The refueling machine of Reactor 5 malfunctioned on 12/4/2014. Tepco has difficulties to remove fuel even from an uncrippled reactor.   The alarm of low air pressure went off when they

Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Iron-oxidizing bacterium forming microbial population in contaminated groundwater

Following up this article.. Unidentified algae looking-creature mass generated in bypass well / Tepco “Great quantity” [URL]   The unidentified algae was Iron-oxidizing bacterium, Tepco announced in the report published on

Breaking news Contaminated water crisis Fukushima Plant

Tepco failed in shutting up retained water even with cement / Water level becomes back only within 2.5 hours

Photo : Injecting cement and grout to underground trench. Taken on 11/25/2014.    Following up this article.. Retained water underground temperature went up by 10℃ near Reactor 2 / Tepco