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TEPCO: Just 60cm of water in Fukushima reactor

Monday, March 26, 2012 Comments off

 

 

Tokyo Electric Power Company says it has found that the cooling water in one of the damaged reactors at Fukushima is only 60 centimeters deep, far lower than previously thought. Read more…

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Japan:TEPCO says no damage to spent fuel at Fukushima

Friday, February 10, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Feb. 10, 2012

The operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant says it has found no damage to spent fuel rods that will be the first to be removed from the plant’s reactors. Read more…

Japan:Temperature at No.2 reactor remains high

Monday, February 6, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Feb. 6, 2012

Attempts to cool the temperature in the No. 2 reactor of the disabled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant have only partially succeeded despite the injection of more cooling water. Read more…

Japan:One thermometer high at Fukushima No.2 reactor

Monday, February 6, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News  Feb. 6, 2012

The operator of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant says one of the thermometers in the damaged No.2 reactor has been indicating a rise in temperature. Read more…

Japan:More water leaks found at Fukushima nuclear plant

Monday, January 30, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Jan 30, 2012

More water leaks have been found at the troubled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant.

Tokyo Electric Power Company told reporters on Monday morning that it has discovered 2 additional water leaks at the nuclear plant. Read more…

Japan:Frozen water blamed for leaks at Fukushima plant

Monday, January 30, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Jan 30, 2012

Tokyo Electric Power Company has found water leaks in 14 locations at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.

The utility says the leaks apparently occurred after frozen water ruptured the pipes and the leaked water did not contain any radioactive materials. Read more…

Japan:TEPCO fails to clearly see inside damaged reactor

Thursday, January 19, 2012 Comments off

The operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has failed in an attempt to get clear images from inside damaged reactors using fiber-optic lines. Read more…

Japan:Kyushu Electric restarts reactor + More Related Articles

Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 1 ,2011

 

The operator of the Genkai nuclear plant in Kyushu, southwestern Japan, has restarted a reactor that shut down in October due to a procedural error. Read more…

Japan:TEPCO identifies risks that could cause meltdown

Tuesday, October 18, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 18,2011

The operator of the damaged Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant says the water-injection system, which has external pipes, is the area that’s most likely to cause possible problems in future. Read more…

Japan:Revising evacuation status + Related News

Monday, October 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 17,2011
 Japan:Contaminated materials storage


Japan will begin discussions earlier than originally planned on redefining which areas are subject to evacuation orders. Read more…