Tags » Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

​Fukushima radiation detected 100 miles off California coast

Tokyo Electric Power CO (TEPCO) Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant at Okuma town in Fukushima prefecture (AFP Photo)

Scientists have found traces of leaked radiation from Japan’s 2011 Fukushima nuclear accident off the coast of California. 303 more words

US News

Fukushima dismantling crew removes 400 tons of spent fuel from crippled reactor

RT | November 5, 2014

The first of four sets of spent nuclear fuel rods has been removed from a damaged reactor building at Japan’s Fukushima power plant, scoring a major success in an effort to dismantle the quake and tsunami-wrecked facility.

277 more words
Nuclear Power

Iran prevents sabotage of heavy-water to be utilized in Nuclear Reactor – Blames 'Foreign Country'

Iran has successfully subverted a plot to sabotage tanks of heavy water to be used in nuclear reactors, a senior official of Iran’s nuclear department told local Arman daily. 389 more words

World News

TEPCO removing protective Fukushima canopy for most dangerous op yet

Members of the media and Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) employees wearing protective suits and masks walk toward the No. 1 reactor building at the tsunami-crippled TEPCO’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima prefecture March 10, 2014. 224 more words

World News

Active volcanoes near Japanese nuclear reactor are safety threat

A Japanese volcanologist has refuted early claims that two nuclear reactors stationed near a hotbed of volcanic activity were safe, stating that it is impossible to predict an eruption accurately outside the time span of a few days. 428 more words

Richard Guerard