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  1. TEPCO Completes Coastal Wall at Fukushima Nuclear Plant

    27 Oct 2015- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) has completed construction of a 780-meter coastal wall that is expected to reduce the amount of radioactive water flowing into the Pacific from the Fukushima N ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/27/2015 - 10:02

  2. TEPCO to Start Freezing Soil Barrier at Fukushima

    21 Oct 2015- 10:48 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, will begin freezing a 1,500-meter-long and 30-meter deep soil barrier-- which aims to prev ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/21/2015 - 10:48

  3. Fukushima Police File Pollution Case Against TEPCO

    2 Oct 2015- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan Police in Fukushima, Japan have filed a case against the Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) and 32 of the utility’s current and former executives over leaks of radioactive wastewater into the Pac ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/02/2015 - 10:10

  4. Japanese Nuclear Official Pledges to Continue Work to Contain Contaminated Water Crisis at Fukushima Nuclear Plant

    16 Sep 2015- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENNA, Austria The head of the Japan Atomic Energy Commission this week pledged to continue work to decommission reactors and contain radioactive water at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. I ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/16/2015 - 10:01

  5. Fukushima Fishermen Formally Approve TEPCO Plan to Discharge Radioactive Water Into Pacific

    11 Aug 2015- 11:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan At an August 11th meeting, the Fukushima Prefectural Federation of Fisheries Cooperative Associations gave final approval for the Tokyo Electric Power Company’s (TEPCO) plan to discharge radio ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/11/2015 - 11:13

  6. Japan Considers Evaporation, Storage of Radioactive Water at Fukushima

    8 Apr 2015- 09:49 by Local Press Report TOKYO Reuters Japan is considering evaporating or storing underground tritium-laced water from the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant as an alternative to releasing it into the ocean, Tokyo Electric Power Co's chi ...

    Local Press Report - 04/08/2015 - 09:49

  7. Japan’s Audit Board Critical of Multi-Billion-Dollar Fukushima Clean-Up

    26 Mar 2015- 10:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan Japan has spent over $4.9 billion USD so far on decommissioning the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant and dealing with the massive buildup of contaminated water there, with a signific ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2015 - 10:43

  8. Radioactive Water Leak at Fukushima Went Unreported for Months: TEPCO

    26 Feb 2015- 09:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, admitted this week that it had known since last April that radioactive water was leaking a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/04/2015 - 11:07

  9. TEPCO Likely to Miss March Deadline for Groundwater Shields, Too

    3 Feb 2015- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO), operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, will likely miss its late March target for completing frozen soil shields to prevent groundwate ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/03/2015 - 10:17

  10. TEPCO Admits Ice Wall Failed at Fukushima

    21 Aug 2014- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, admitted this week that its plan to plug a tunnel with an ice wall to keep groundwater fro ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/21/2014 - 10:24

  11. Fukushima Nuclear Plant Manager Admits Contaminated Water Problem is Out of Control

    21 Apr 2014- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent FUKUSHIMA, Japan The manager of Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant admitted last week that the facility did not have its contaminated water problems fully under control, a situation he called “embar ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/21/2014 - 10:03

  12. Typhoon Causes More Contaminated Water Leaks at Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Plant

    17 Oct 2013- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent TOKYO, Japan One of the most powerful storms to hit Japan in recent years, Typhoon Wipha, caused more radioactive contaminated water to leak from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant on October 1 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/17/2013 - 10:01

  13. Japan’s Prime Minister Asks for International Help With Fukushima Disaster

    8 Oct 2013- 10:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KYOTO, Japan Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe this weekend said his country is open to international help to contain the ongoing contaminated water disaster at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plan ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/08/2013 - 10:00

  14. IAEA Urges Japan to Seek International Help in Dealing With Contaminated Water at Fukushima

    2 Oct 2013- 10:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent VIENNA, Austria International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director-General Yukiya Amano this week called on Japan to stop working alone and to seek international collaboration to address the radiation-contamina ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/02/2013 - 10:02