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IAEA: Three Major Problems of Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Accident

IAEA: Three Major Problems of Japan’s Fukushima Nuclear Accident

Fukushima June 2, 2011 at 4:28 pm 0 comments

      The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Wednesday delivered a draft report summary to Japanese authorities which stressed three major problems of Japan’s responses to Fukushima Nuclear Accident, including underestimate of the tsunami hazard, regulatory without independence and Emergency Response Centres without adequate provisions. IAEA Fact-Finding TeamRead More

Japan rethinks its energy policy

Japan rethinks its energy policy

Fukushima May 19, 2011 at 12:16 pm 0 comments

  Renewables come to the fore as universities take the lead on electricity conservation. David Cyranoski In the aftermath of the Fukushima disaster, power shortages have forced one of the world’s most energy-efficient countries to make do with even less. That may become the norm after Prime Minister Naoto KanRead More