TITLE

Hard Times in Fukushima

AUTHOR(S)
Slodkowski, Antony; Saito, Mari
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus;11/4/2013, Vol. 11 Issue 44, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the release of the findings of research conducted by researchers from news agency Reuters on the working conditions of three employees at Fukushima Daiichi and decontamination effort in Japan.
ACCESSION #
91941308

 

Related Articles

  • Heroes or Victims? - The "Fukushima Fifty". Penney, Matthew // Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus;4/4/2011, Issue 13, p5 

    The article focuses on the "Fukushima Fifty" workers of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan. According to the article, the Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) seeks workers over 50 years old who will return to the plant and work in exchange for a huge amount of money. It divulges...

  • Life After Zero Hour. Weber, Donald // Newsweek (Pacific Edition);10/17/2011 (Pacific Edition), Vol. 158 Issue 16, p5 

    The article discusses the state of towns in Japan after the Fukushima-Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant meltdown.

  • Tepco: months to stabilise Fukushima.  // TCE: The Chemical Engineer;May2011, Issue 839, p8 

    The article reports that electric utility Tokyo Electric Power Corp. (Tepco) has estimated that it will spend nine months to restore and stabilize the Fukushima nuclear reactor after it was damaged by the earthquake in Japan.

  • The Gurney. Shaw, Michael // BAGnewsNotes;4/28/2011, p2 

    A photograph of the entrance to an abandoned hospital in Futaba, Japan which falls inside the 12 mile evacuation zone around the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant is presented.

  • Glossary.  // Newsweek;3/28/2011, Vol. 157 Issue 13/14, p29 

    The article defines the word "plume" as a radioactive cloud from a March, 2011 accident at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear facility in Japan that is traveling across the Pacific Ocean toward the U.S.

  • CLOSING Credit.  // PM Network;Mar2012, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p72 

    The article offers information on the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant cleanup project in Õkuma, Japan under which three wrecked nuclear reactors and spent fuel rods have been decommissioned.

  • Unit 4 in Danger of Collapse? (And Then, Don't Tell Me There's Nothing To See at Fukushima). Shaw, Michael // BAGnewsNotes;5/12/2011, p1 

    Several photographs related to the Unit 4 of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Japan are presneted.

  • Fukushima: 1 Meltdown, 3 Crippled Cores, Miles of Land and Ocean Glowing, but Still Nothing to See. Shaw, Michael // BAGnewsNotes;5/15/2011, p1 

    Several photographs related to the nuclear accident at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in Japan including the meltdown at Unit 1, a woman evacuee arriving at an evacuation center in Fukushima, and crew members from the Greenpeace ship, Rainbow Warrior, collecting seaweed samples to...

  • Fear of Fukushima Radiation Only Led to More Radiation. Wellen, Russ // Foreign Policy in Focus;4/25/2011, p2 

    The article focuses on Japanese power utility Tepco's response to the radiation problem coming from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant of Japan after the March 2011 earthquake that affected it.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics