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TEPCO under fire after hiding massive radioactive waste leak at Fukushima for a full year

4/3/2015 - A major bombshell has dropped concerning the failed cleanup efforts at the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan. The shuttered plant's operator, the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), has apparently been hiding for an entire year the fact that radioactive waste has been quietly...

Over 2 trillion becquerels of radioactive waste flowed from Fukushima plant into Pacific in just 10 months

9/15/2014 - At least 2 trillion becquerels' worth of radioactive material flowed from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant into the Pacific Ocean between August 2013 and May 2014, plant operator Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has admitted. The rate of release was 10 times higher than TEPCO's...

Area around Fukushima plant is now a 'swamp of radioactive material'

8/1/2014 - Speaking on a radio program, Kyoto University assistant professor Hiroaki Koide commented that the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has become like a swamp filled with radioactive material. Koide was referring to the fact that, ever since the meltdowns triggered by a March 2011 earthquake and...

Fukushima reactor will exceed dangerous temperature in less than a week unless cooling unit is repaired

7/17/2014 - A new leak at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan must be repaired within about a week, or it could trigger another meltdown. Three of the power plant's six reactors were offline when a massive earthquake and tsunami hit in March 2011. Damage sustained during the disasters...

Corroded pipe at the Fukushima Daiichi plant found to be leaking radioactive water

7/4/2014 - Emergency cooling measures used in the immediate aftermath of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster have led to the corrosion of a pipe that is now leaking radioactive water and preventing further cleanup of the site, the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) announced in May. In March 2011, a massive...

Fukushima owner boasts $4.3 billion profit from rate hikes, government bailouts

5/4/2014 - The company that owns and is responsible for cleanup efforts at the stricken Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power facility in Japan is reportedly raking in at least $4.3 billion in net profits annually, according to The Economic Times. Thanks to steady rate hikes and a large government bailout following...

TEPCO relies on destitute alcoholics to clean up Fukushima; workers bathed in radioactive waste

4/5/2014 - Officials with the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) have shifted attention away from the energy producer's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant in recent months, leaving a poorly trained, often unskilled and demoralized workforce to take care of the dangerous radiological cleanup there, multiple reports...

Japanese prosecutors drop charges against TEPCO over nuclear meltdown disaster

3/24/2014 - In a move that has shocked many inside and outside of the country, three years after the March 2011 nuclear reactor meltdowns at the Fukushima power plant, Japanese prosecutors have decided to drop all charges against Tokyo Electric Power Co., or TEPCO, which essentially means that no one will be held...

New highly radioactive water leak detected at Fukushima nuclear power plant

2/28/2014 - More blunders at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power facility in Japan, now defunct, have led to yet another major environmental disaster, indicate new reports. Workers from the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO), which owns the shuttered utility, apparently forgot to turn off an overflow valve at...

Tepco admits to misreporting radiation levels by 500%

2/20/2014 - The company that owns the now-shuttered Fukushima nuclear power facility in Japan, which sustained three reactor core meltdowns following a massive earthquake and tsunami back in 2011, is once again in hot water for fudging the numbers on radiation leakage. New reports indicate that the Tokyo Electric...

TEPCO demands Fukushima workers return salary money

1/16/2014 - Many of the power plant workers and their families who were evacuated after the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, and later given compensation by the utility for their ongoing hardships, are now being told that they have to return the money, according to new reports. The Japanese news agency Mainichi...

Fukushima fiasco: Tepco's risky removal of radioactive fuel could set off uncontrolled chain reaction; emergency delay invoked

11/18/2013 - The Tokyo Electric Power Co. announced it is delaying the relocation of fuel rods from its crippled plant reactors. Work was originally scheduled to begin today due to the fact that fuel rods remain highly vulnerable in the damaged storage pools. Right now, Fukushima is just one earthquake or tidal...

TEPCO admits deliberately using radiation detectors that give deceptively low readings; radiation leaks far worse than reported

9/1/2013 - At the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear power plant, radiation isn't the only thing leaking out. Each week, it seems there's another small leak of the truth that has been deliberately hidden from the public. Yesterday, TEPCO finally admitted it has been downplaying the ongoing radiation release levels by a...

Fukushima in freefall: radioactive water filters taken offline, Tepco in desperation as leaks just won't stop

8/27/2013 - After a 29-month cover-up, the Tokyo Electric Power Co (Tepco) is now calling for international help and has all but admitted Fukushima's radiation leaks are spiraling out of control. In addition to the leaking water storage units that are unleashing hundreds of tons of radioactive water each day, Tepco...

Fukushima now in state of emergency, leaking 300 tons of radioactive water into the ocean daily

8/13/2013 - Japan's nuclear watchdog has now declared the leak of radioactive water from Fukushima a "state of emergency." Each day, 300 tons of radioactive water seeps into the ocean, and it's now clear that TEPCO has engage in a two-and-a-half-year cover-up of immense magnitude. "I believe it's been leaking...

Massive, uncontained leak at Fukushima is pouring over 710 billion becquerels of radioactive materials into atmosphere

4/24/2013 - The tsunami-caused nuclear accident at the Fukushima power station in Japan is the disaster that never ends, as new reports indicate that a wealth of new radioactive materials have been spewed into the atmosphere. According to Singapore-based news outlet AsiaOne, the Tokyo Electric Power Co., which...

TEPCO finally admits catastrophic Fukushima disaster was completely avoidable

10/18/2012 - After repeatedly denying that it could not have done anything more to preventatively curtail the damage sustained at its Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power facility following the devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck on March 11, 2011, the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has finally come...

Fukushima's TEPCO nationalized by Japanese government

8/9/2012 - Shareholders in Tokyo Electric Power Co., owner of the tsunami-crippled Fukushima Dai-ichi complex, have approved what amounts to the nationalization of the utility, ahead of what most likely would have been bankruptcy without government funding to handle a massive amount of claims from those affected...

Japan radiation specialists accuses TEPCO of total cover-up regarding radiation exposure of nuclear plant workers

7/18/2011 - Reports continue to surface about Japan's tsunami-caused nuclear disaster at the Fukushima complex, and this time Japanese radiation specialists say the plant's owner, Tokyo Electric Power Company, is engaged in a number of cover-ups and misinformation campaigns. One specialist, Nishio Masamichi,...

TEPCO now admits that three Fukushima reactors have melted, large holes present in containment vessels

5/27/2011 - The Tokyo Electric Power Company's (TEPCO) house of cards is toppling, as it has now been revealed that three reactors at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power facility all melted shortly after the devastating earthquake and tsunami hit them on March 11 (http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-05-24/tepco-confirms-meltdown-of-no-2-3-reactors-at-fukushima-1-.html)....

TEPCO to cover damaged Fukushima reactors with useless polyester tents

5/14/2011 - In a demonstration of the company's shocking ignorance concerning the nature of radioactive particles, the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has announced that it is going to place large polyester domes -- yes, you read that right -- around the damaged reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power...

TEPCO now confirms nuclear meltdown in Fukushima reactor No. 1

5/12/2011 - TEPCO has now publicly admitted it wasn't telling the truth about the severity of the damage to Fukushima reactor No. 1. We're now being told what we've suspected all along -- that nuclear fuel rods in that reactor are totally exposed and have suffered a nuclear meltdown, releasing vast amounts of radiation...

Fukushima update: TEPCO admits radiation leaks will continue for at least three more months, maybe longer

4/18/2011 - Thanks to an announcement by TEPCO, we now have a "target date" for addressing the radiation leaks from Fukushima. Believe it or not, TEPCO now says it plans to "reduce" the radiation leaking within three months. Notice that there is no admitted goal of "ending" the radiation within three months; just...

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