Tag Archive | Tokyo Electric Power Company

“Solar Pioneer Says Fukushima Can Make Japan Clean Energy Hotbed”

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-12-19/solar-pioneer-says-fukushima-can-make-japan-clean-energy-hotbed.html

Japan should be able to turn the energy woes triggered by the 2011 Fukushima disaster into a chance to integrate more clean energy, said an industry expert.

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Economic necessity means Japan must turn this crisis into an opportunity.

 

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“Just when you think it can’t get any worse…..”

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Tepco lost the layout drawing of pipes and drains in Fukushima plant / Office ruined and entirely contaminated

http://fukushima-diary.com/2013/12/tepco-lost-the-layout-drawing-of-pipes-and-drains-in-fukushima-plant-office-ruined-and-entirely-contaminated/

The layout drawings of pipes and drains and other important documents of Fukushima nuclear plant were lost, according to Tepco.

Tepco’s vice president Aizawa and Fukushima chief Ono stated that in the press conference of 12/11/2013.

Japan lacks decommissioning experts for Fukushima

http://m.apnews.com/ap/db_289563/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=SRdlM9tO

Japan is incapable of safely decommissioning the devastated Fukushima nuclear plant alone and must stitch together an international team for the massive undertaking, experts say, but has made only halting progress in that direction.

“Japan Says Fixing Fukushima’s Toxic Water Issues to Take Years”

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-12-10/japan-says-fixing-fukushima-s-toxic-water-issues-to-take-years.html

“Ending radioactive water leaks along with groundwater and ocean contamination at the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant in Japan may take more than five years, according to a report by a government advisory body.”

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The half-life of Uranium 235 is 703.8 million years, which is definitely “more than five years”!

“Fukushima Investigator Says Atomic Power Needs Global Black Box”

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http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-12-10/fukushima-investigator-says-atomic-power-needs-global-black-box.html