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Jul 03, 2018
Japan pledges to boost renewable energy while not abandoning nuclear powerCritics though say the government has done too little to push renewable energy as a viable option.
Jun 14, 2018
Japanese company TEPCO to decommission Fukushima nuclear plant, plans on dismantling all 10 reactorsTokyo Electric Power Company responsible for meltdowns at a nuclear power plant in Japan seven years ago said it might decommission a plant in Fukushima that narrowly escaped the crisis
Jan 20, 2018
Fukushima operator TEPCO releases fresh images of reactor wreckage; broken parts, debris that could be melted fuel seenThe operator of Fukushima's crippled nuclear power plant has released fresh images of the wreckage inside a damaged reactor, showing broken metal parts and debris
Nov 26, 2017
Science battles human fears as Japan fails to reach consensus on dealing with radioactive water at FukushimaMany people believe the water is stored because it’s not safe to release, and they think Fukushima fish is not available because it’s not safe to eat.
Sep 22, 2017
Six years after Fukushima disaster, TEPCO found guilty by Japan court; fined $3.3 millionA Japanese court ruled on Friday that the plant operator not the government was responsible for the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster, ordering the former to pay damages.
Jun 30, 2017
Fukushima trial: Ex-bosses of Tokya Electric Power to face criminal court over Japan's 2011 nuclear crisisThree former executives at the operator of Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant went on trial on Friday, the only people ever to face a criminal court in connection with the 2011 meltdowns that left swathes of countryside uninhabitable
Mar 14, 2017
Robot sent to study Fukushima nuclear plant in JapanJapanese authorities sent a robot to the Fukushima nuclear plant on Tuesday to measure radiation levels inside and evaluate its condition ahead of a future dismantling of a reactor.
Mar 11, 2016
Robot death at Fukushima: Bots sent to repair damage at nuclear power plant got their circuits destroyedJapan on Friday marked the fifth anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster. Robots sent into repair the site are ‘dying’ – as soon as the robots get close to the damaged reactors, their circuits get destroyed because of the radiation.
Mar 08, 2016
Containing Fukushima's radioactive water may be 9-year fightAfter battling radioactive water leaks for five years at Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear plant, the utility says it will need another four to finish the job.
Feb 29, 2016
Fukushima disaster: Three ex-TEPCO executives charged with negligenceThree former Japanese utility executives were formally charged on Monday with negligence in the Fukushima nuclear disaster, becoming the first officials from the company to face a criminal trial.