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Fukushima accepts ‘temporary’ radioactive waste storage – Channel News Asia


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Fukushima accepts 'temporary' radioactive waste storage
Channel News Asia
TOKYO: The governor of disaster-struck Fukushima agreed on Monday (Sep 1) to accept the "temporary" storage of nuclear waste from the Japanese accident, paving the way for an end to a years-long standoff. Yuhei Sato has been cajoled and lavished with …
Fukushima to Store Soil Tainted After Nuclear Plant MeltdownNBCNews.com
Experts clash on Fukushima radiation effectsAljazeera.com
Fukushima accepts 'temporary' radioactive waste storage from 2011 disasterThe Straits Times

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Posted on 1 September 2014 | 7:55 pm

Fukushima accepts radioactive waste storage – News24


Fukushima accepts radioactive waste storage
News24
Tokyo – The governor of disaster-struck Fukushima agreed on Monday to accept the "temporary" storage of nuclear waste from the Japanese accident, paving the way for an end to a years-long standoff. Yuhei Sato has been cajoled and lavished with the …

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 2:41 pm

Fukushima gov. officially OK’s N-waste storage – The Japan News


Fukushima gov. officially OK's N-waste storage
The Japan News
Fukushima Gov. Yuhei Sato, second from right, notifies Environment Minister Nobuteru Ishihara, third from left, and Takumi Nemoto, state minister for reconstruction, second from left, Monday of a decision to accept a government plan to build interim

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 2:04 pm

Fukushima governor accepts ‘temporary’ radioactive waste storage – ABC Online


Fukushima governor accepts 'temporary' radioactive waste storage
ABC Online
Fukushima governor accepts 'temporary' radioactive waste storage. Posted September 01, 2014 21:20:23. Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power plant Photo: Four of the reactor buildings at the Fukushima Daiichi plant were severely damaged in the tsunami.

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 11:21 am

Fukushima fallout: Resentment grows in nearby Japanese city – Reuters


Reuters

Fukushima fallout: Resentment grows in nearby Japanese city
Reuters
IWAKI Japan (Reuters) – Like many of her neighbours, Satomi Inokoshi worries that her gritty hometown is being spoiled by the newcomers and the money that have rolled into Iwaki since the Fukushima nuclear disaster almost three and a half years ago.
Fukushima fallout: Japanese city resentfulToronto Sun

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Posted on 1 September 2014 | 12:04 am

Fukushima okays nuke waste storages in return for almost $3bn in subsidies – RT


RT

Fukushima okays nuke waste storages in return for almost $3bn in subsidies
RT
Fukushima's governor has officially agreed to allow the country's authorities to store radioactive waste for 30 years in two municipalities in exchange for 300 billion yen ($2.89 billion) in subsidies. “It's a difficult decision, but I want to accept

Posted on 31 August 2014 | 5:22 pm

Fukushima fail: Radioactive groundwater levels not falling – RT


RT

Fukushima fail: Radioactive groundwater levels not falling
RT
Attempts to curb the accumulation of radioactive groundwater at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant are not proving effective, as groundwater continues to enter radioactive buildings. Officials from the Tokyo Electric Power Company

Posted on 29 August 2014 | 7:35 pm

More than 100 youngsters in Japan diagnosed with thyroid cancer after … – Mirror.co.uk


More than 100 youngsters in Japan diagnosed with thyroid cancer after
Mirror.co.uk
Joseph Mangano, of the Radiation and Public Health Project, said the expected number of this type of cancer would be seven of the area's 300,000 youngsters. He said: "The rising number of thyroid cancer cases in Fukushima area children exposed to the …

Posted on 28 August 2014 | 10:03 pm

TEPCO ordered to pay compensation in landmark Fukushima suicide case – CNN


CNN

TEPCO ordered to pay compensation in landmark Fukushima suicide case
CNN
Tokyo, Japan (CNN) — Four years after the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, questions about the lingering physical and mental health toll of the disaster persist. The Fukushima District Court ruled Tuesday in favor of a family who filed
Fukushima suicide victim's family wins damagesThe Guardian
Japan's former PM tells of Tokyo evacuation risk after FukushimaBrisbane Times
Fukushima disaster bill more than $105bn, double earlier estimate – studyRT
BBC News -WTAQ
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Posted on 27 August 2014 | 3:19 pm

No One Wants You to Know How Bad Fukushima Might Still Be – VICE News


VICE News

No One Wants You to Know How Bad Fukushima Might Still Be
VICE News
In July, when the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) announced it would move forward with its plan to construct an "ice wall" around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant's failed reactors, it seemed like a step backwards. In June, the utility …
Is Japan's nuclear plan safe?Arab News
Don't bank on nuclear restartsThe Japan Times
EDITORIAL: Special support for nuclear power operators at odds with market Asahi Shimbun

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Posted on 24 August 2014 | 1:38 pm

Fukushima – Yahoo News Search Results

Fukushima accepts 'temporary' storage of radioactive waste from nuclear accident

The governor of disaster-struck Fukushima agreed Monday to accept the "temporary" storage of nuclear waste from the Japanese accident, paving the way for an end to a years-long standoff.

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 9:22 pm

Fukushima accepts 'temporary' radioactive waste storage

The governor of disaster-struck Fukushima agreed Monday to accept the "temporary" storage of nuclear waste from the Japanese accident, paving the way for an end to a years-long standoff. Yuhei Sato has been cajoled and lavished with the promises of subsidies if he accepts a central government plan to build a depot on land near the battered Fukushima Daiichi plant. "I have made an agonising …

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 7:21 pm

'Painful' Move: Fukushima to Store Radioactive Soil

"In order for Fukushima's speedy recovery, I have made the painful decision to allow for the construction work," Governor Yuhei Sato says.

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 1:06 pm

Fukushima governor: Tainted soil site decision 'painful'

FUKUSHIMA – The Saturday announcement by Fukushima Gov. Yuhei Sato that he will allow the construction of an interim storage facility in the prefecture for radioactively contaminated soil and other waste is a significant step toward the start of transporting waste to the facility in January next year. One factor in Sato's decision was the harsh reality that more than three years after the …

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 5:32 am

Fukushima's N-plant ‘retreat’ misreported globally

Incomplete reports on interviews conducted with Masao Yoshida, manager of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant during the March 2011 crisis, as part of a government investigation of the disaster, caused serious misunderstandings among foreign media. The government plans to disclose the collected interviews to the public in early September despite Yoshida's request before his death not to do …

Posted on 1 September 2014 | 3:33 am

Fukushima fallout: Resentment grows in nearby Japanese city

By Mari Saito and Antoni Slodkowski IWAKI Japan (Reuters) – Like many of her neighbours, Satomi Inokoshi worries that her gritty hometown is being spoiled by the newcomers and the money that have rolled into Iwaki since the Fukushima nuclear disaster almost three and a half years ago. Property prices in Iwaki, about 60 km (36 miles) south of the wrecked nuclear plant, have jumped as evacuees …

Posted on 31 August 2014 | 10:15 pm

Fukushima fallout: Japanese city resentful

Like many of her neighbors, Satomi Inokoshi worries that her gritty hometown is being spoiled by the newcomers and the money that have rolled into Iwaki since the Fukushima nuclear disaster almost three and a half years ago.

Posted on 31 August 2014 | 4:18 am

Fukushima resentment grows in Japan

Satomi Inokoshi worries that her hometown is being spoiled by newcomers that have rolled into Iwaki since the Fukushima nuclear disaster.

Posted on 31 August 2014 | 4:10 am

Experts clash on Fukushima radiation effects

Some scientists say authorities in favour of nuclear energy tend to deny the negative results of researchers.

Posted on 30 August 2014 | 7:39 am

TEPCO ordered to pay in landmark Fukushima suicide case

Four years after the meltdown at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, questions about the lingering physical and mental health toll of the disaster persist.

Posted on 27 August 2014 | 3:15 pm