Major Radioactive Leak Leads to Shutdown at Indian Kakrapar Atomic Power Station (KAPS) Nuclear Station

Major Radioactive Leak Leads to Shutdown at Indian Kakrapar Atomic Power Station (KAPS) Nuclear Station
Real Nuclear Remediation Technologies Exist but Governments Don’t Want to Hear About Them: Demand a Real Investigation of Nuclear Cleanup Technologies That CAN Work: http://TinyURL.com/FukushimaHope. “Heavy Water”, a radioactive type of water used in nuclear reactors, is a unique radioactive type of water which is dangerous to living things so it has to be contained carefully. A major Heavy Water leak has been revealed in an Indian nuclear power plant, ironically almost five years to the day after the Fukushima disaster in Japan put the world on notice about the continuing dangers of nuclear power and the near-impossibility of containing such accidents.… Read the rest

Fukushima Execs Face Trial, Tiny Fine: First Time Anyone Faces Justice for Nuclear Disaster

Fukushima Execs Face Trial, Tiny Fine: First Time Anyone Faces Justice for Nuclear Disaster
Tokyo Electric Power Company, reviled around the world as TEPCO, owns the stricken nuclear power station Fukushima Daiichi (or Fukushima Number 1) as well as other power stations around Japan. Although two government panels have called for the prosecution of former top TEPCO executives for professional negligence, the first call was ignored.  This time, however, ex-TEPCO chair Tsunehisa Katsumata and former vice presidents Sakae Muto and Ichiro Takekuro were charged with professional negligence over allegedly failing to take measures to protect the plant, despite being aware of elevated tsunami risks.… Read the rest