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Experts Question Fukushima's Ice Wall Plan

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 05.02.2014 | World

TOKYO (AP) — Experts on Friday expressed skepticism about a plan to build a costly underground frozen wall at Japan's crippled nuclear plant, a deve...

'Any Tank Could Leak Sooner Or Later'

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 11.08.2013 | World

TOKYO -- TOKYO (AP) — When tons of radioactive water leaked from a storage tank at Fukushima's crippled nuclear power plant and other containers hur...

Radiation Levels Near Fukushima Hit 2 Year High

Reuters | Posted 12.09.2013 | World

TOKYO, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Radiation levels in seawater just outside one of the damaged Fukushima reactors spiked this week to the highest level in t...

Radioactive Water Splashes 6 Workers In Nuke Plant Mishap

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 10.09.2013 | World

TOKYO -- TOKYO (AP) — Six workers at Japan's crippled nuclear power plant have been accidentally doused with highly radioactive water, the plant ope...

Crippled Nuclear Plant Reports Another Failure

Reuters | Posted 12.06.2013 | World

TOKYO, Oct 7 (Reuters) - The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant said on Monday that pumps used to inject water to cool da...

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...

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...

Fusion Energy

Martin Greenwald | Posted 07.30.2012 | Science
Martin Greenwald

What if there was an inexhaustible form of carbon-free, clean energy that was available 24/7, rain or shine, and was no larger than existing fossil fuel plants? Is that something you might be interested in?

Indian Point: Facts vs. Myths

Jim Steets | Posted 03.30.2012 | Business
Jim Steets

Over the past few months, there have been some negative reports about the Indian Point Energy Center in Buchanan, New York. Public debates are a good thing and, we believe, so are facts to help dispel myths.

Radiation In Japan Nuclear Plant Ten Million Times Higher Than Normal

AP | By YURI KAGEYAMA and MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 05.26.2011 | World

TOKYO -- Radioactivity in contaminated water in one reactor unit at a damaged Japanese nuclear power plant tested 10 million times higher than normal,...

Japan Earthquake 2011: Nuclear Emergency Workers Return To Plant

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

FUKUSHIMA, Japan -- Emergency workers forced to retreat from a tsunami-stricken Japanese nuclear power plant when radiation levels soared prepared to ...