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Treated Fukushima Water Safe for Release, Tepco Adviser Says via Bloomberg

Treated water from Tokyo Electric Power Co. Holdings Inc.’s wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant north of Tokyo is safe to be released under controlled circumstances into the nearby Pacific Ocean, an independent adviser to the utility said. “It is much better … Continue reading

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Japan’s Tepco needs safety review from foreign nuclear operators – adviser via Reuters

(Reuters) – Tokyo Electric Power Co should convene a panel of nuclear power plant operators from outside Japan to review its safety standards even if it obtains clearance by regulators to restart the world’s largest nuclear plant, an adviser to … Continue reading

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For Tepco and Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, toxic water stymies cleanup via The Washington Post

TOKYO — Two and a half years after a series of meltdowns, Japan’s effort to clean up what remains of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant is turning into another kind of disaster. The site now stores 90 million gallons of radioactive … Continue reading

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‘FUKUSHIMA: ONGOING LESSONS:’ Not in the playbook via Wicked Local Plymouth

PLYMOUTH — At first there was little to suggest that Wednesday’s Statehouse forum, titled “Fukushima: Ongoing Lessons for Boston,” might provide anything new to the debate over the general safety of nuclear power or the specific viability of Plymouth’s Pilgrim … Continue reading

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Japan’s Nuclear Migraine: A Never-Ending Disaster at Fukushima via Spiegel

Japan is stumbling helplessly from one crisis to the next as it battles the ongoing disaster at the Fukushima nuclear power plant. US nuclear inspector Dale Klein is demanding the intervention of foreign experts, but a quick solution is unlikely. … Continue reading

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