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Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster

Radioactive Waste Still Leaking Five Years After Fukushima Nuclear Disaster
Dr. Arjun Makhijani, President of the Institute for Energy and Environmental Research, says decommissioning the Fukushima Daiichi reactors could take decades and cost billions of dollars

  March 10, 2016

Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Three Years Later: Who is Responsible?
Nuclear power engineer Arnie Gunderson and journalist Chiho Kaneko discuss a lawsuit to hold General Electric and other reactor manufacturing companies responsible and the Japanese public's attitude toward nuclear energy

  March 11, 2014

Lingering Problems At Fukushima Raise Questions About Nuclear Power Safety At Home
Nuclear expert David Lochbaum and award-winning journalist Susan Stranahan discuss the weaknesses in nuclear regulation and whether the United States has the proper safeguards to protect its citizens from a similar disaster

  February 28, 2014

TEPCO Downplays Huge Risks Involved in Removing Fukushima Fuel Rods
Arnie Gundersen: Agencies overseeing cleanup like the IAEA are biased towards defending and promoting nuclear power

  November 24, 2013

Radioactive Rainwater Overwhelms Fukishima Nuclear Plant
Heavy rains have overwhelmed containment tankers at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi plant

  October 17, 2013

Nuclear Engineer: Japan's PM "Lying to the Japanese People" About Safety of Fukushima
Arnie Gundersen: Japan's PM claims Fukushima is safe but the nuclear disaster is underfunded and lacks transparency, causing the public to remain in the dark

  September 30, 2013

Record Radiation Levels At Fukushima Nuclear Plant
Japanese government $500 million ice wall is a precarious, temporary fix, not a permanent solution to the radioactive water leaking from stricken nuclear reactors

  September 4, 2013

Japan Plays Down Fukushima as Questions About Nuclear Energy Remain
Masaki Oshikawa: Experts told us that reactors in earthquake zones were safe but computer models can't reproduce reality

  March 12, 2012

Japanese Public Rejects Nuclear Power
EuroNews: Almost three-quarters of Japanese people who voted in a poll would like to see nuclear power phased out of Japan

  June 15, 2011

Japan Nuclear Plant hit by More Problems
EuroNews: More problems reported at the Fukushima nuclear plant

  May 13, 2011

Japanese MP: It's Time to Tell the Truth
Kuniko Tanioko: Japan must tell world how it dealt with the nuclear runoff into the ocean

  May 7, 2011

What Is Japan's Nuclear Worst Case Scenario?
Bob Alvarez: Many factors could still cause a "worst case" nuclear event in Japan

  April 2, 2011

Debate: Is US Nuclear Power Safe?
Is The US Nuclear Regulatory Commission and the nuclear industry prepared to deal with disaster?

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