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Tag Archives: Rokkasho

  1. Nuclear plant cooling system stops working for 8 hours via NHK World-Japan July 5, 2022

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  2. Japan to resume accepting nuclear waste from UK via NHK World November 9, 2020

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  3. Questions emerge over need for Japanese nuclear reprocessing plant via NHK World-Japan June 1, 2020

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  4. Japan Has Enough Nuclear Material to Build an Arsenal. Its Plan: Recycle via the New York Times September 25, 2018

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  5. Japan Nuclear Fuel skipped safety checks at Rokkasho plant for 14 years via Japan Times October 12, 2017

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  6. Japan commission supports nuclear power despite Fukushima via Minneapolis Star Tribune September 14, 2017

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  7. Future of Japan’s Monju plutonium breeder reactor under review via International Panel on Fissile Materials (IPFM) September 21, 2016

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  8. Japan’s ¥2.9 trillion nuclear recycling quest coming up on three decades via The Japan Times January 5, 2016

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  9. Japan’s Plutonium Problem via The New York Times August 17, 2015

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  10. Utilities balk at safer storage of spent nuclear fuel to avoid ‘wasted investment’ via The Asahi Shimbun January 4, 2015

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  11. 2,000 bombs a year? Japan’s plan to reopen nuclear reprocessing plant stirs concern via RT July 14, 2014

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  12. U.S. alarmed about plutonium stockpile growing from Rokkasho plant via The Asahi Shimbun April 14, 2014

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  13. Japan Pushes Plan to Stockpile Plutonium, Despite Proliferation Risks via The New York Times April 11, 2014

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  14. Safety screening sought for nuclear fuel plant via The Japan News January 7, 2014

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  15. Next Sunday (Nov 24) “Narrating the Nuclear” roundtable at AAA in Chicago November 16, 2013

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  16. Experts urge Japan to break away from ‘failed’ nuclear reprocessing program via The Asahi Shimbun August 29, 2013

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  17. AAA 2013 Roundtable, Narrating the Nuclear: Anthropologists and Others Engage with the Atomic Era July 4, 2013

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  18. Monju reactor faces long-term suspension over lax safety system via The Asahi Shimbun May 13, 2013

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  19. Filmmaker focuses on lives near nuke sites via The Japan Times February 12, 2013

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  20. Trial operation of Rokkasho furnace via World Nuclear News January 22, 2013

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  21. An open letter to President Obama: The time on the Doomsday Clock is five minutes to midnight via Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists January 15, 2013

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  22. Japan’s Nuclear Mistake via The New York Times November 29, 2012

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  23. Furnace malfunction hobbles Aomori spent nuke fuel reprocessing plant via The Mainichi Daily News January 31, 2012

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  24. Radiation 47 times higher than criteria detected from nuclear waste via The Mainichi Daily News October 15, 2011

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  25. Mimura poised to win Aomori re-election bid via The Japan Times June 5, 2011

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  26. The Nuclear Disaster That Could Destroy Japan – On the danger of a killer earthquake in the Japanese Archipelago via Japan Focus May 27, 2011

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  27. “Complicity and Victimhood: Director Kamanaka Hitomi’s Nuclear Warnings” on Japan Focus May 3, 2011

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  28. “Japan: Rokkasho nuclear reprocessing plant fuels debate” on Global Voices April 3, 2011

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