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Japan Today
Fukushima nuclear accident not over yet, says ex-PM Kan ‹ Japan TodayFormer Prime Minister of Japan Naoto Kan says the nuclear accident at the Fukus
Fukushima nuclear accident not over yet, says ex-PM Kan ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 10 days ago
Former Prime Minister of Japan Naoto Kan says the nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi power plant is not over, despite nearly five years having passed since a massive earthquake and tsunami triggered the disaster. “There is no doubt”... Read more
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Japan Today
IAEA: Japan's nuclear watchdog needs to strengthen inspections, staff competency ‹ Japan TodayJapan has improved its nuclear safety regulation since the 2011 Fukushima disas
IAEA: Japan's nuclear watchdog needs to strengthen inspections, staff competency ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 15 days ago
Japan has improved its nuclear safety regulation since the 2011 Fukushima disaster, but it still needs to strengthen inspections and staff competency, a team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency said Friday. It was the first IAEA... Read more
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PhysOrg
IAEA: Japan nuclear regulation should improve skills, lawPhilippe Jamet, left, commissioner of France Nuclear Safety Authority (ASN) and
IAEA: Japan nuclear regulation should improve skills, law
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
Philippe Jamet, left, commissioner of France Nuclear Safety Authority (ASN) and Integrated Regulatory Review Service (IRRS) mission team leader and Japan's Nuclear Regulation Authority Chairman Shunichi Tanaka attend a press conference in Tokyo,... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Japan’s nuclear safety regulation has improved but still needs work, says IAEATOKYO (AP) — A team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency says
Japan’s nuclear safety regulation has improved but still needs work, says IAEA
Asian Correspondent / Posted 16 days ago
TOKYO (AP) — A team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency says Japan’s nuclear safety regulation has improved since the 2011 Fukushima disaster, but it still needs to strengthen inspections and staff competency. It’s the first IAEA... Read more
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ABC News
IAEA: Japan Nuclear Regulation Should Improve Skills, LawA team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency says Japan's nucl
IAEA: Japan Nuclear Regulation Should Improve Skills, Law
ABC News / Posted 16 days ago
A team of experts from the International Atomic Energy Agency says Japan's nuclear safety regulation has improved since the 2011 Fukushima disaster, but it still needs to strengthen inspections and staff competency. It's the first IAEA review for... Read more
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International Business Times
Japan: Toshiba robot to help clean up radiation-filled Fukushima nuclear power plant Toshiba has unveiled a remote-controlled robot called the Fuel Removal System (
Japan: Toshiba robot to help clean up radiation-filled Fukushima nuclear power plant
International Business Times / Posted 19 days ago
Toshiba has unveiled a remote-controlled robot called the Fuel Removal System (FRS), which has been specially designed to help with the clean-up of Japan's wrecked Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant. The Japanese government intends to begin... Read more
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PhysOrg
Belgium's ageing nuclear plants worry neighboursPeople in the Dutch town of Nieuw-Namen are part of a groundswell of concern in
Belgium's ageing nuclear plants worry neighbours
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
People in the Dutch town of Nieuw-Namen are part of a groundswell of concern in the Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg over the safety of Belgium's seven ageing reactors at Doel, pictured, and at Tihange As the two cooling towers at Belgium's Doel... Read more
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Philly.com
Experts warn that nuclear risks may be increasingHe said nations with lower nuclear profiles look to Russia and the United State
Experts warn that nuclear risks may be increasing
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
He said nations with lower nuclear profiles look to Russia and the United States for cues, and both nations are now updating their nuclear arsenals while curtailing their diplomatic contacts. At the same time, “brutal attacks and incidents by ISIL,... Read more

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