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Breaking news Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

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


[Power stoppage] Tepco sounds serious, “Electric shock mark was found on the dead mouse”

  The power stoppage of 3/18/2013 was caused by the rat in the panel board supposedly. On 3/25/2013, Tepco released the report about the progress of the investigation. In this

Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups Plant hazard Sea contamination

[Analysis] J gov can take over Tepco for the decommissioning work of Fukushima with a major legal reform

More and more people are starting to question if Tepco can really handle the decommissioning work of Fukushima. About 10 days before this post, they lost power in Fukushima plant,


Fukushima worker “Power outage frequently happens in Fukushima plant”

The radio show “Hodosuru radio” (MBS radio) reported a comment of a Fukushima worker. The announcer, Ueda introduced the comment of an anonymous Fukushima worker. The worker stated, “About the


[Alert] Fukushima emission to reach Tokyo area from afternoon of 3/19/2013

According to the meteorological agency of Switzerland, the emission from Fukushima would reach Tokyo area by wind after 15:00 of 3/19/2013.   Tepco is receiving power from Tohoku-Electric Power Co,


[Alert] Common pool of 6377 fuel assemblies lost power too, Fukushima is under storm warnings

At 18:57 of 3/18/2013, Fukushima plant lost the power. In addition to the spent fuel pool of reactor1, 3, and 4, the common pool to stock 6377 also lost the

Spent Fuel Pools

[Alert] All power’s been down in Fukushima plant for over 3 hours, Tepco investigating the reason

Over 3 hours before this post, Fukushima plant lost power. (19:00 of 3/18/2013) The coolant system of the spent fuel pools of reactor1, 3 and 4 has been out of

Spent Fuel Pools

[Breaking] Power blackout in Fukushima plant, coolant system of the pools in reactor 1,3,4 lost power

According to Kyodo, power blackout took place in Fukushima plant. The coolant system of the spent fuel pools in reactor1, 3, 4 are stopped. Details are not announced yet.  


[Column] Don’t miss a chance

  The lady was in the black fur coat. In the narrow and old shopping mall, she was walking ahead of me. All the shops were closed, it was dark


25,000 households got blackout in Tokyo and Kanagawa for unknown reason

Around 1:00AM 2/5/2013, 24,600 households got power blackout for some reason. (200 in Tokyo, 24,400 in Kanagawa) Tepco comments the reason is not verified yet. In Tokyo area, power blackout