Monday November 20th 2017

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Zimbabwe, Angela Merkel, Fukushima: Your Monday Briefing

  1. Zimbabwe, Angela Merkel, Fukushima: Your Monday Briefing  New York Times
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Posted on 20 November 2017 | 5:05 am

Six Years After Fukushima, Robots Finally Find Reactors’ Melted Uranium Fuel

  1. Six Years After Fukushima, Robots Finally Find Reactors’ Melted Uranium Fuel  New York Times
  2. The Fukushima Cleanup Is Progressing, But at a Painstaking Pace  Gizmodo
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 10:01 am

GE faces lawsuit over role in Fukushima nuclear disaster

  1. GE faces lawsuit over role in Fukushima nuclear disaster  The Boston Globe
  2. GE sued for Fukushima disaster  Boston Herald
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Posted on 18 November 2017 | 12:27 am

Disposal of low-level radioactive waste from Fukushima crisis begins

  1. Disposal of low-level radioactive waste from Fukushima crisis begins  The Japan Times
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Posted on 17 November 2017 | 9:04 am

Fukushima Bank Ltd (8562) Soared 0.45% on Nov 19

  1. Fukushima Bank Ltd (8562) Soared 0.45% on Nov 19  HuronReport
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Posted on 19 November 2017 | 4:56 am

Första lasten av radioaktivt avfall lämnar Fukushima

  1. Första lasten av radioaktivt avfall lämnar Fukushima  Sveriges Television
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Posted on 18 November 2017 | 9:25 pm

Europe Faces a Hamstrung Germany as Merkel’s Coalition Bid Fails

  1. Europe Faces a Hamstrung Germany as Merkel’s Coalition Bid Fails  Bloomberg
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Posted on 20 November 2017 | 5:02 am

Massive Infrastructure Projects Are Failing at Unprecedented Rates

  1. Massive Infrastructure Projects Are Failing at Unprecedented Rates  National Geographic
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Posted on 20 November 2017 | 5:01 am

How Japan Is Planning to Cut Sky-High Solar Costs: QuickTake Q&A

  1. How Japan Is Planning to Cut Sky-High Solar Costs: QuickTake Q&A  Bloomberg
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Posted on 20 November 2017 | 5:23 am

Homes should not be abandoned after a big nuclear accident

  1. Homes should not be abandoned after a big nuclear accident  EurekAlert (press release)
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Posted on 20 November 2017 | 12:17 am

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General Electric Sued for Role in Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

A class-action lawsuit was filed against Boston-based General Electric on Friday on behalf of people affected by the Fukushima nuclear disaster that took place in Japan in 2011. According to Boston Business Journal, the suit was filed in federal court in …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 4:16 pm

Six Years After Fukushima, Robots Finally Find Its Reactors’ Melted Uranium Fuel

An anonymous reader quotes Gizmodo: Earlier this year, remotely piloted robots transmitted what officials believe was a direct view of melted radioactive fuel inside Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant’s destroyed reactors [YouTube]– a major discovery …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 3:42 pm

The Fukushima Cleanup Is Progressing, But at a Painstaking Pace

Earlier this year, remotely piloted robots transmitted what officials believe was a direct view of melted radioactive fuel inside Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant’s destroyed reactors—a major discovery, but one that took a long and painful six …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 8:50 am

GE sued for Fukushima disaster

Japanese property owners and businesses near the Fukushima nuclear plant that melted down after a devastating 2011 tsunami filed a $500 million class-action lawsuit against General Electric for negligently designing the doomed plant. The lawsuit, filed …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 8:02 am

Fukushima city has tourism plans for treasured Akaiyachi wetland

The city of Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima Prefecture, is making plans to lure tourists to its Akaiyachi wetland, a 70-hectare marsh designated as a national natural treasure. The Aizuwakamatsu Municipal Government plans to build a promenade and parking lots on …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 4:33 am

Six Years After Fukushima, Robots Finally Find Reactors’ Melted Uranium Fuel

The Japanese government and companies used radiation-hardened machines to search for the fuel that escaped the plant’s ruined reactors. FUKUSHIMA DAIICHI NUCLEAR POWER PLANT, Japan — Four engineers hunched before a bank of monitors, one holding what …

Posted on 19 November 2017 | 3:02 am

Japan Begins Disposal of Radioactive Waste From Fukushima Disaster

Japan on Friday began the disposal of low-level radioactive waste generated by the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The first batch of radioactive waste generated by the 2011 nuclear disaster at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power plant …

Posted on 17 November 2017 | 12:39 pm

Fuel removal device installed at meltdown-hit Fukushima reactor

Tokyo (AFP) – Workers at Japan’s crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant have installed a device to remove nuclear fuel from a meltdown-hit reactor nearly seven years after the crisis was sparked by a tsunami, a spokesman said Monday. The plant’s …

Posted on 12 November 2017 | 10:41 pm

Drones delivering hot food, essential items to Fukushima region

Internet company Rakuten has teamed up with the Japanese convenience store chain Lawson for the six-month pilot program. In an effort to woo hesitant former residents back to the region, hot food and household items can be delivered in certain regions …

Posted on 9 November 2017 | 7:12 am

Eerie footage shows what Fukushima looks like 6 years after the nuclear fallout

Two men are out to explore the abandoned, hidden, and forgotten parts of the world. They document their adventures on YouTube at “Explore the Unbeaten Path.” Their latest adventure? A Fukushima ghost town. They have released three videos of their time in …

Posted on 8 November 2017 | 9:43 am