Tag: nuclear

Positive signs for Japan nuclear crisis
By: Date: March 19, 2011 Categories: News Tags: , , , , , ,

Some optimistic signs emerged today in Japan’s quake-triggered nuclear crisis as a crucial power cable was laid and officials spoke of some stability at crippled reactors, but radiation-tainted farm products and tap water were also found, indicating the widespread impact of the disaster. For the first time since the crisis hit the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power…

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The nuclear alert situation in Japan
By: Date: March 16, 2011 Categories: News Tags: , , , , , ,

Let’s be optimistic and take as valid what fully reported by Japanese media, which have updates from TEPCO. According to latest reports, it seems that all 4 vessels (the steel tanks that contain and enclose the reactor core) are intact, so the containment function of the four reactors was not affected and the primary containers are intact. Always so on,…

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New nuclear explosion in Japan
By: Date: March 15, 2011 Categories: News Tags: , , , , , ,

The level of radiation near the site of the Japanese nuclear power plant in Fukushima, badly damaged by the earthquake last Friday, is increased considerably and the population within a radius of 30 km from the plant must remain in their homes. It was announced by Japanese Prime Minister, Naoto Kan. The approximately 200 thousand…

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Japan earthquake : Fukushima, two explosions in nuclear plant
By: Date: March 14, 2011 Categories: News Tags: , , , , ,

The earth shakes again in Japan : a new shock with a magnitude of 6.2 is returned to scare Tokyo and have raised concerns about a new tsunami warning in the Northeast, then the alert returned. It is otherwise alarm for the second explosion during the last night in the nuclear plant of Fukushima and there were also wounded people. In the capital…

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