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Fukushima Radioactive Water

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 ...

Radiation Levels Spike At Fukushima Plant

Reuters | Aaron Sheldrick and Mari Saito | Posted 11.03.2013 | World

By Aaron Sheldrick and Mari Saito TOKYO, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Radiation readings around tanks holding contaminated water at the cripp...

New Discovery About Fukushima's Radioactive Plume

Posted 10.26.2013 | Green

By Jeremy Hsu, LiveScience Contributor: A radioactive plume of water in the Pacific Ocean from Japan's Fukushima nuclear plant, which was crippled ...

Danger Level Upgraded For Radioactive Water Leak At Fukushima

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 10.27.2013 | World

TOKYO — Japan's nuclear regulator on Wednesday upgraded the rating of a leak of radiation-contaminated water from a tank at its tsunami-wrecked ...

As Crisis Worsens, Fukushima Operator Launches Call For Help

Reuters | Posted 10.26.2013 | World

By Antoni Slodkowski HIRONO, Japan, Aug 26 (Reuters) - Tokyo Electric Power Co , the operator of the stricken Fukushima nuclear plant,...

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...

Fukushima Nuclear Crisis Escalates To Worst Level In 2 Years

Reuters | Kiyoshi Takenaka and James Topham | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

TOKYO, Aug 21 (Reuters) - Japan's nuclear crisis escalated to its worst level in two years on Wednesday, with its nuclear watchdog saying it feared ...

300 Tons Of 'Highly Radioactive' Water Leaks From Fukushima

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

TOKYO — The operator of Japan's tsunami-crippled nuclear power plant said Tuesday that about 300 tons (300,000 liters, 80,000 gallons) of highly...

Japanese Gov't To Help Stop Fukushima's Radioactive Water Leaks

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 10.07.2013 | World

TOKYO — The government said it will step in and take "firm measures" to combat leaks of radioactive water at Japan's crippled nuclear power plan...

Fukushima's Radioactive Water May Overflow Into Sea

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 10.06.2013 | World

TOKYO — The operator of Japan's wrecked Fukushima nuclear power plant is struggling to stop contaminated underground water from leaking into the...

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 Plant Admits Radioactive Water Leaked To Sea

AP | MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 09.21.2013 | World

TOKYO — A Japanese utility said Monday its crippled Fukushima nuclear plant is likely leaking contaminated water into sea, acknowledging for the...

Radioactive Water Seeps From Crippled Nuclear Plant

AP | By MARI YAMAGUCHI | Posted 02.03.2012 | World

TOKYO -- Leaks of radioactive water have become more frequent at Japan's crippled nuclear power plant less than two months after it was declared basic...