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Fukushima is an ongoing disaster: Prof Hiroaki Koide

Fukushima is an ongoing disaster: Prof Hiroaki Koide

Fukushima September 10, 2011 at 7:39 pm 0 comments

As a radiation metrology and nuclear safety expert at Kyoto University’s Research Reactor Institute, Hiroaki Koide has been critical of how the government and Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) have handled the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant. Below, he shares what he thinks may happen inRead More

An Ethical Meltdown in Japan: Prof Hiroaki Koide

An Ethical Meltdown in Japan: Prof Hiroaki Koide

Fukushima, Interviews July 10, 2011 at 5:40 pm 0 comments

While the Japanese government never admitted to this amount of contamination in Tokyo, Prof. Hiroaki Koide measured radiation levels there. He concludes that if Tokyo has been contaminated this much, then ‘areas within Fukushima prefecture must be seriously contaminated’. An old but very relevant interview of Prof. Hiroaki Koide canRead More

The Dream of a Nuclear Japan: Interview with Mr. Koide Hiroaki

The Dream of a Nuclear Japan: Interview with Mr. Koide Hiroaki

Fukushima, Interviews June 13, 2011 at 3:02 pm 1 comment

    This interview with nuclear specialist Hiroaki Koide was originally posted on September 3, 2007 at gyaku.jp, and can still be found in its original form via the Wayback Machine, as can the script of the original interview in Japanese. (The gyaku.jp domain was not renewed last year.) MoreRead More