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  1. Still No Japan Plan For Fukushima Water Disposal

    7 Sep 2019- 08:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The government of Japan has told diplomats that it is still considering options for handling contaminated toxic radioactive water stored as part of contamination management measures following damag ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/07/2019 - 08:36

  2. US Interior Secretary Blames Trees For California Wildfires

    14 Aug 2018- 09:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington, DC US Interior Secretary, Ryan Zinke, has blamed environmentalists for California’s recent record wildfires, saying the fires are exacerbated by limits on logging. “America is better than letting t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/15/2018 - 08:46

  3. Trump Blames California Fires On Water Diversion "Into The Pacific Ocean"

    6 Aug 2018- 08:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent Washington DC US President Donald Trump has blamed California for recent fatal wildfires because the State ”diverts” water to the Pacific Ocean. Trump placed responsibility for the fires on “bad environmental l ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/06/2018 - 08:59

  4. Highly Radioactive Wastewater Found in Septic Systems at Fukushima Car Washes

    7 Nov 2016- 03:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan Highly radioactive sludge has been found in septic tanks belonging to car washes in Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture, Kyodo News reported, quoting Japanese auto industry officials. Many of these ta ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2016 - 03:06

  5. Fukushima Clean-Up Costs Could Hit Several Billion Dollars Per Year

    27 Oct 2016- 10:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The cost of cleaning up the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant could increase from $766 million USD annually to several billion dollars a year, Japan's industry ministry said this ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2016 - 10:53

  6. Sinking Soil Could Lead to Radioactive Water Accumulation at Fukushima Nuclear Plant

    24 Oct 2016- 07:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan Bags of radiation-contaminated soil could be sinking into the ground at temporary storage sites in Japan’s Fukushima Prefecture, allowing radioactive water to pool inside them, according to a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/24/2016 - 07:03

  7. Radioactive Water Leak Contained at Fukushima Reactor: TEPCO

    10 Oct 2016- 08:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan As much as 32 liters of radioactive water leaked from a storage tank at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant last week, but the leak is now contained, the Tokyo Electric Power Company said on O ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2016 - 08:26

  8. TEPCO Asks for Government Help to Avoid Bankruptcy Over Fukushima Clean-Up

    6 Oct 2016- 08:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), operator of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, has asked the Japanese government to help it avoid bankruptcy due to the escalating costs of the cle ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/06/2016 - 08:21

  9. TEPCO Says It Can’t Yet Assess Whether Ice Wall Has Been Effective

    3 Oct 2016- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) said last week that it was not yet able to determine whether the ice wall it built to prevent groundwater from entering the crippled Fukushima-Daiichi Nucle ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/03/2016 - 09:59

  10. Heavy Rains Bring Tainted Groundwater to Surface at Fukushima

    22 Sep 2016- 08:39 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) is checking for radiation contamination in seawater after heavy rains brought by Typhoon Malakas this week caused tainted groundwater to rise to the surfac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/22/2016 - 08:39

  11. Hot Oceans on a Blue Planet

    8 Sep 2016- 08:41 by Local Press Report LONDON The Guardian An increase in water temperatures is having a profound effect that, with hidden stores of frozen methane thawing out, will soon start to feed on itself. Climate Corporate Risk Disasters Ecosystem ...

    Local Press Report - 09/08/2016 - 08:41

  12. Typhoons Melt Part of Ice Barrier at Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant

    6 Sep 2016- 06:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan Heavy rainfall from recent typhoons has caused partial melting of the underground ice wall that is supposed to prevent water from seeping into and out of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/06/2016 - 06:44

  13. Fukushima Ice Wall Not 100 Percent Effective: TEPCO

    22 Jul 2016- 09:57 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The underground ice wall built around the reactors at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant will not be able to entirely prevent water from seeping into the buildings, the plant’s ope ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/22/2016 - 09:57

  14. High Levels of Radioactive Contamination Found in Fukushima Water Bodies: Greenpeace

    21 Jul 2016- 11:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent OSAKA, Japan High levels of radioactive contamination have been found in riverbanks, estuaries and coastal waters in Fukushima, environmental group Greenpeace Japan warned this week. The group said in a July 2 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/21/2016 - 11:48

  15. Japan’s Nuclear Regulator Urges TEPCO to Address Radioactive Water at Fukushima

    20 Jul 2016- 10:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan Japan’s Nuclear Regulation Authority (NRA) is pushing the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), which operates the crippled Fukushima-Daiichi Nuclear power plant, to take action to address the acc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/20/2016 - 10:48

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