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Fukushima Leak

New Highly Radioactive Leak At Fukushima Plant

Reuters | Mari Saito | Posted 02.20.2014 | Green

* Worst radioactive water leak at Fukushima since last August * Utility says water unlikely to have reached ocean * Tepco strongly criticised fo...

Cause Of New Fukushima Leak Revealed

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 10.04.2013 | World

TOKYO -- TOKYO (AP) — Another day, another radioactive-water spill. The operator of the crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant says at least 430 ...

Fukushima Reports Another Leak

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 10.03.2013 | World

TOKYO -- TOKYO (AP) — Another day, another radioactive-water spill. The operator of the meltdown-plagued Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant says at le...

More than 80,000 Demand a Global Takeover at Fukushima

Harvey Wasserman | Posted 10.01.2013 | Green
Harvey Wasserman

More than 48,000 global citizens have now signed a petition at www.nukefree.org asking the United Nations and the world community to take charge of th...

ANOTHER Leak At Crippled Fukushima Plant

Reuters | Posted 11.30.2013 | World

TOKYO, Oct 1 (Reuters) - The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant said on Tuesday that four tonnes of rainwater cont...

Fukushima Operator Dumps 1,000 Tons Of Polluted Water In Sea

Agence France Presse | | Posted 11.17.2013 | World

The operator of the leaking Fukushima nuclear plant said Tuesday that it dumped more than 1,000 tons of polluted water into the sea after a typhoon ra...

Japan To Build Ice Wall To Stop Nuclear Reactor Leaks

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 11.03.2013 | World

TOKYO — The Japanese government announced Tuesday that it will spend $470 million on a subterranean ice wall and other steps in a desperate bid ...

More Leaks Found At Crippled Fukushima Plant

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 11.02.2013 | World

TOKYO — Japan will fund some of the costly, long-term projects to control the worrisome and growing leaks of contaminated water at the crippled ...

5 Things You Should Know About Fukushima's Radioactive Leak

Posted 08.23.2013 | Green

By Tanya Lewis, LiveScience Staff Writer: Japan's nuclear regulator has raised the threat level of a radioactive leak at the crippled Fukushima Dai...

Race Against The Clock: Radioactive Groundwater Under Fukushima Nears Sea

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 10.23.2013 | World

TOKYO -- Deep beneath Fukushima's crippled nuclear power station, a massive underground reservoir of contaminated water that began spilling from the p...

Official: Fukushima Leak Is An 'Emergency'

Posted 08.05.2013 | World

An official at Japan's nuclear watchdog told Reuters on Monday radioactive water seeping from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant into the sea consti...

TEPCO Delayed Informing Public Of Fukushima Leak

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 07.26.2013 | World

TOKYO -- The operator of Japan's crippled nuclear plant said Friday that it delayed acknowledging that the plant was leaking contaminated water into t...

Fukushima Replaces Leaky Radioactive Tank With Another Leaky Radioactive Tank

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 06.06.2013 | World

TOKYO -- Workers at a crippled Japanese nuclear plant are investigating why highly radioactive water leaked from a new storage tank, amid concerns tha...

Japan Nuclear Leak: Radioactive Water Continues Pouring Into The Sea

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 06.03.2011 | World

TOKYO -- Engineers pinned their hopes on chemicals, sawdust and shredded newspaper to stop highly radioactive water pouring into the ocean from Japan'...