The Bad News _ Fukushima Update

The operating company, Tepco has now surrounded the four reactor buildings with an ‘ice wall’ composed of vertical pipes which freeze the soil around them to create a barrier. This is to reduce the 400 tons per day of groundwater which has been flowing through the site, entering the basements of the reactor buildings and…

More Bad News From – Fukushima Looms Large As Japan Plans To Restart Worlds Biggest Nuclear Plant

Kashiwazaki-Kariwa gets consent to turn on reactors. Japanese authorities have ruled that reactors at the world’s biggest nuclear power plant were safe to restart, in a boost for the industry and the troubled Tepco nuclear operator, almost seven years after the disaster at Fukushima. The nuclear regulation authority gave its formal approval for Tokyo Electric…