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Mar 13, 2014
Fukushima's lesson is to phase-out nuclear energy: Former US nuclear chiefGregory Jaczko, who stepped down as chairman of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission in 2012, still believes he was right, and says the events at the Fukushima Dai-Ichi plant show that nuclear power should be phased out in Japan and worldwide.
Feb 20, 2014
New highly radioactive leak at Japan's Fukushima plantThe operator of Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant said on Thursday that 100 tonnes of highly contaminated water had leaked out of a tank, the worst incident since last August.
Nov 21, 2013
Repair of Fukushima's wrecked plant beginsThe operator of Japan's wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant completed on Thursday the removal of the first fuel rods from a cooling pool high up in a badly damaged reactor building, a rare success in the often fraught battle to control the site.
Nov 19, 2013
Fukushima decommissioning: Unprecedented challenge ahead, say scientistsArray
Nov 18, 2013
Fukushima plant: Workers start removing radioactive fuel rodsWorkers started removing radioactive fuel rods Monday from a reactor building at the crippled Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant.
Nov 08, 2013
Fukushima water tanks flawed, say workersWhen tons of radioactive water leaked from a storage tank at Fukushima's crippled nuclear power plant and other containers hurriedly put up by the operator encountered problems, Yoshitatsu Uechi was not surprised. He wonders if one of the tanks he built will be next.
Oct 03, 2013
Fukushima: Another tank is leaking toxic water, says operatorThe operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant said on Thursday another tank holding highly contaminated water overflowed, probably sending the liquid into the Pacific Ocean, in the second such breach in less than two months.
Sep 04, 2013
Radiations from Fukushima plant spikes drasticallyRadiation readings around tanks holding contaminated water at the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant have spiked more than 20 percent to their highest level, Japan's nuclear regulator said, again raising questions about the clean-up of the worst atomic disaster in 27 years.
Sep 03, 2013
Japan to spend $473.1 mn to fix Fukushima leakageThe Japanese government on Tuesday said it plans to spend $473.1 million to cope with highly toxic water leaks in the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.
Sep 02, 2013
Concerns over Fukushima: Japan PM promises to act soonJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday the government will take prompt, comprehensive steps to clean up the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant amid growing concerns about the plant operator's ability to handle it.