All posts tagged with Environment
02/14/2017 / By Tracey Watson

Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, first commissioned in 1971, was one of the 15 largest nuclear power stations in

http://www.fukushima.news/2017-02-14-fukushima-radiation-so-high-a-robot-would-be-destroyed-in-2-hours.html

02/09/2017 / By Vicki Batts

General Electric, commonly referred to as “GE,” doesn’t have the best reputation; the company’s history is rife with criminal, civil,

http://www.fukushima.news/2017-02-09-coverup-ge-handled-fukushimas-nuclear-reactor-design-knew-it-was-faulty-so-flawed-it-could-lead-to-a-devastating-accident.html

02/04/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

Radiation levels inside a damaged nuclear reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan have hit a record

http://www.fukushima.news/2017-02-04-record-radiation-level-detected-a-fukushima-reactor-unimaginable-could-kill-human-from-even-brief-exposure.html

12/19/2016 / By David Gutierrez

In recent weeks, two new landmarks were crossed in the ongoing, inexorable spread of radioactive material from the 2011 Fukushima

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-12-19-radioactive-fish-from-fukushima-nuclear-plant-found-on-west-coast-of-us.html

12/08/2016 / By fukushima
Fukushima

For the first time, seaborne radiation from Japan’s Fukushima nuclear disaster has been detected on the West Coast of the

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-12-08-fukushima-radiation-has-reached-u-s-shores.html

12/05/2016 / By fukushima
Tsunami

TOKYO — A powerful earthquake triggered a tsunami off the coast of Japan early Tuesday, near where three nuclear reactors

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-12-05-earthquake-off-fukushima-japan-triggers-tsunami.html

11/30/2016 / By fukushima
Fukushima

The earthquakes and subsequent tsunami which inundated the Daiichi nuclear facility on March 11, 2011 have been well-documented. We all

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-11-30-fukushima-the-remaining-risks.html

11/30/2016 / By fukushima
Fukushima

NARAHA, FUKUSHIMA PREF. – A research institute has used a full-size mock-up of part of a nuclear reactor to conduct

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-11-30-full-scale-model-used-to-test-decommissioning-for-fukushima-reactor.html

11/29/2016 / By fukushima
Fukushima

Japan’s government estimates the cost of cleaning up radioactive contamination and compensating victims of the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster has

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-11-29-japan-fukushima-nuclear-plant-clean-up-costs-double.html

11/23/2016 / By fukushima

We all remember March 11, 2011, when the magnitude-9.0 Great East Japan earthquake triggered a 14-metre tsunami that flooded the

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-11-23-is-fukushima-still-safe-after-the-latest-earthquake.html

11/21/2016 / By fukushima

BREAKING NEWS: A massive 7.3 magnitude earthquake has struck near Fukushima, Japan, and Japan has issued a tsunami warning. NHK

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-11-21-fukushima-earthquake-strikes-japan-7-3-mag-tsunami-warning-evacuation-order-issued-citizens-ordered-to-consider-worst-case-scenario.html

11/21/2016 / By fukushima

TOKYO — An earthquake with preliminary magnitude of 7.3 struck Tuesday off the coast of Fukushima prefecture in Japan. A

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-11-21-tsunami-warning-issued-after-quake-off-fukushima-in-japan.html

11/21/2016 / By fukushima

Trains suspended Article by Barney Henderson Japan Railways has suspended operations of dozens of bullet trains operating in eastern Japan.

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-11-21-live-japan-earthquake-7-3-magnitude-quake-strikes-off-fukushima-tsunami-warning-issued.html

11/21/2016 / By newstarget

Magnitude 7.3 earthquake strikes off Fukushima in Japan, tsunami warning issued. We are still waiting for more information to come

http://www.fukushima.news/2016-11-21-alert-magnitude-7-3-earthquake-strikes-off-fukushima-in-japan.html