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Japan: hydrogen from reactor caused blast – TEPCO

Thursday, November 10, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 10,2011

The operator of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant says the explosion of the facility’s Number 4 reactor on March 15th was caused by a backflow of hydrogen from an adjacent building. Read more…

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Japan:Removal of hydrogen starts at Fukushima plant

Saturday, October 8, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 8,2011

The operator of the troubled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant on Saturday afternoon began to remove hydrogen that has built up in pipes connected to the No.1 reactor. Read more…

Japan:High hydrogen levels in pipes at No.1 reactor

Thursday, September 29, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 29,2011

 

The operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant says that high densities of hydrogen have built up in pipes connected to the No. 1 reactor.

Tokyo Electric Power Company says that an explosion is unlikely as there is no oxygen in the pipes, but that it will begin work to drain the gas starting on Thursday. Read more…

Japan: TEPCO unprepared for Fukushima accident – Panel

Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 28,2011

 

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Japan:Hydrogen check ordered at No.2, 3 reactors

Monday, September 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 26,2011

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Japan :Groundwater may be flowing into plant – TEPCO

Tuesday, September 20, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 20,2011
The Tokyo Electric Power Company, or TEPCO, says a large amount of groundwater may be entering the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. Read more…

Japan:TEPCO injecting more water into 2 reactors

Friday, September 16, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 16,2011

The operator of the troubled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant is Read more…

Japan:TEPCO spraying water directly into No.2 reactor

Thursday, September 15, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 15,2011

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JAPAN:Workers enter Fukushima Daini containment vessel

Monday, August 29, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 29,2011

Workers have entered a containment vessel at the Fukushima Daini nuclear power plant for the first time since it was hit by the March quake and tsunami. Read more…

Japan:TEPCO to directly pour water to No.3 reactor fuel

Wednesday, August 24, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 24,2011

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