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Contaminated water crisis Cover-ups Fukushima Plant

Unknown groundwater started breaking into common pool as storage facility of SFP4 fuel

Contaminated groundwater has started breaking into common pool, to where Tepco is transferring the fuel assemblies from Reactor4 pool. From Tepco’s announcement of 7/3/2014, they found groundwater was leaking into

Spent Fuel Pools

Tepco to transfer a part of fuel from Reactor4 pool to another spent fuel pool due to the lack of space

Tepco ends up transferring fuel from a spent fuel pool to another spent fuel pool.   On 6/18/2014, Tepco announced that they are running out of the space for Reactor4

Spent Fuel Pools

3 radiation monitors down for 3 days in the pool to accept fuel assemblies from reactor4 SFP

3 radiation monitors were down for 3 days in common usage pool. This pool is to stock the fuel assemblies removed from reactor4 spent fuel pool.   The monitors are

Spent Fuel Pools

[Diesel ?] Black smoke from near common spent fuel

From 10:00 to 10:30 of 2/20/2013, black smoke was observed coming up. The location is near the common spent fuel. It was captured by TBS/JNN live camera. On 1/7/2013, the

Spent Fuel Pools

Tepco to start inspection of common spent fuel pool

Fukushima Diary reported common spent fuel pool is more heated than the pools of rector1, 2 and 3. [Link] On 12/20/2012, Tepco published the plan of inspection of the Spent

Contaminated water crisis Spent Fuel Pools

Tepco to attempt stopping underground water flowing into a duct of common usage pool

The contaminated water of the Central Radioactive Waste Treatment Facility (Process Main Building) and groundwater are flowing into the duct connected to the common usage pool. They are going to fill