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Japanese Nuclear Safety Panelists Express Concern Over Stability of Fukushima Reactors

At a meeting of the Nuclear Safety Commission on Monday, some participants pointed out that the reactors have yet to reach a stable state, and that possibilities of fresh problems remain. Others called…

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At Hanford, Some of the nations dirtiest secrets not so secret

​As you read this, roughly 56 million gallons  of a highly radioactive stew — enough to fill dozens of Olympic-size swimming pools —  are sitting in underground tanks at the Hanford nuclear site…

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Japan too eager to export nuclear tech despite lack answers about safety

The government’s nuclear power development and plant export policies were put on hold under the administration of then Prime Minister Naoto Kan following the March 11 outbreak of the crisis at the Fukushima…

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March 21, 2011 – Probability of NPP Ground Motions Exceeding DB high as 6%

From: Burnell, Scott Sent: Monday, March 21• ;20.11 3:32 PM To: Kammerer, Annie; Munson; Clifford Cc: Bensi, Michelle Subject: RE: FAQ questions posted – Corrections to Answer #12 So bug the boss!!! Please….

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March 11th, 2011 – We missed all the fun – There may be many casualties

From: Grobe, Jack To. Arthur, Peter Subject: Re: Sendal earthquake Date: Friday, March 11, 2011 12:14:24 PM it is amazing. When the “dust” settles I fear there may be many casualties. One nuke…

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Progress Energy Learns To Regret Self-Managing To Lower Costs

Progress Energy‘s disastrous do-it-yourself upgrade to the Crystal River nuclear plant was such a risky idea that the company’s own internal report warned against it. The company’s lack of expertise and experience “outweigh…

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A plethora of reasons Investors should avoid nuclear power

3 Reasons to Avoid Nuclear Power ByTravis Hoium, The Motley Fool See full article from DailyFinance:http://srph.it/vqOT7Z There are three remaining reasons that I don’t think nuclear is a place investors should be looking…

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Expert claims Australia sales of Uranium to India Will Yield Minimal Dollar Profit

Australia‘s decision to reopen uranium sale to India will have minimal benefits in dollar terms to Australia, a foreign policy expert told Xinhua in a recent interview. Last Sunday, the Australian Labor government…

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JAEA Activities towards Environmental Restoration of Fukushima Japan

JAEA Activities towards Environmental Restoration of FUKUSHIMA Kazuo Todani October 16, 2011 Headquarters of Fukushima Partnership Operations JAPAN ATOMIC ENERGY AGENCY (1) Assessment of radiological contamination situation • Support to government’s mapping and…

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April 2011 – Projected External Doses for Fukushima Fallout Zone

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1 INTRODUCTION ………………………………………………………………………… 6 2 FIRST-YEAR EXTERNAL DOSE ASSESSMENTS FROM THE FUKUSHIMA ACCIDENT. …… 7 2.1 FIRST-YEAR EXTERNAL DOSE ESTIMATE CARRIED OUT BY IRSN 28 DAYS AFTER THE ACCIDENT ……….. 7…

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March 16 – Fukushima Units 1,2,3 have fuel damage – Lost secondary containment integrity

From: Feintuch, Karl 11 i Sent: Wednesday, March 16, 2011 9:17 AM To: Pascarelli, Robert J ý f/L. Subject: Morning status call items Kewaunee in Mode 5; Reactor head bolts tensioned; expect Mode…

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Fukushima Residents Exposure Readings Alarming – Still Not Complete

Half of Fukushima examinees exposed to radiation above annual limit Residents in three municipalities near the crisis-hit Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant have been exposed to up to some 37 millisieverts of radiation…

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March 25th, 2011 – Elevated I-131 Levels at Prairie Island Nuclear Station

From: Stoedter, Karla Sent: Friday, March 25, 2011 10:04 AM To: Phalen, Martin; Dickson, Billy; Lerch, Robert; Shah, Swetha; Wengert, Thomas; Zurawski, Paul; Barker, Allan; Logaras, Harral; Mitlyng, Viktoria; Chandrathil, Prema Subject: slightly…

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What risk do National Laboratories pose on the public

Two of Los Alamos National Laboratory’s facilities could expose the public to high radiation doses in an accident scenario—and the lab won’t commit to lowering that risk. At a Nov. 17 meeting in…

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March 22nd, 2011 – Don’t go out of your way looking for site monitoring info

From:Murray, Robert Sent:Tuesday, March 22, 2011 4:03 PM To:Riemer, Kenneth Cc:Shah, Nirodh; Haeg, Lucas Subject:RE: sites monitoring for effects from Japan? DAEC will be taking rainwater samples at an earlier date due to…

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July 13th, 2011 – Fukushima and the NRC’s Response

NUPIC 20th Annual Vendor Meeting Oak Brook, IL June 15 – 16, 2011 Fukushima and the NRC’s Response Greg Galletti Office of New Reactors NRC Operations Center Activated – Monitor for U.S. Plant…

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INFORMATION REQUESTED RELATED TO 50-MILE EVACUATION ZONE

UNITED STATES NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON REACTOR SAFEGUARDS WASHINGTON, DC 20555 – 0001 July 20, 2011 MEMORANDUM TO: R. W. Borchardt Executive Director for Operations FROM: Edwin M. Hackett, Executive Director /RA/…

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Fukushima – Three Mile Island – The Long Road Ahead

Members from the Osaka Prefectural Government held the talks to discuss rules for processing possible shipments of March 11 tsunami debris from the Tohoku region, including how to deal with radioactive materials if…

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Japanese Government Mulling Intervention as TEPCO Fails to React

Tokyo Electric Power Co. will consider canceling the construction of new thermal power plants and selling some existing ones to secure compensation funds for the crisis at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power…

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March 16th, 2011 – Prairie Island Confirmation of Radiation from Japan

From:Davis, Marlys E. [Marlys. [email protected]] Sent:Tuesday, March 29, 2011 3:10 PM To:Phalen, Martin Cc:Stoedter, Karla; Zurawski, Paul Subject:Questions concerning 1-131 detection from Japan‘s release Attachments:3332_001.pdf Marty, Attached are Prairie Island’s responses to the…

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