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Radioactivity Release from Fukushima Reactor

Press release | March 12, 2011 at 16:41

Tokyo, 12 March, 2011 – Reacting to reports that radioactive materials including the isotope Cesium-137 have been released from the Fukushima power plant, and that increased levels of radiation have been detected in the immediate vicinity, Jan...

Greenpeace Response to Growing Troubles at Fukushima Nuclear Reactors

Press release | March 13, 2011 at 15:04

Tokyo, 13 March, 2011 – Reacting to ongoing reports of cooling problems and the continuing release of radioactive materials from the Fukushima I/Daiichi and Fukushima II/Diani Plants, Jan Beranek, Head of Greenpeace International’s Nuclear...

Japan Nuclear Radiation Release

Press release | March 12, 2011 at 2:30

Tokyo, 12 March, 2011 – Reacting to reports that the Tokyo Electric Power Co authorised to release nuclear radiation from the Fukushima power plant and that increased levels of radiation have been detected at the plant, Jan Beranek, Greenpeace...

Kashiwazaki nuclear plant - report from the scene

Feature story | July 24, 2007 at 0:00

After last week's earthquake rocked the world's largest nuclear plant, we were hearing conflicting information from the industry. Quickly, we put together a team to help our Japan office make sure the radiation leak was not worse than official...

Earthquake, fire and nuclear leak in Japan

Feature story | July 18, 2007 at 0:00

A 6.8 magnitude earthquake rocked the world's largest nuclear plant on Monday, causing a transformer fire. Since then, revelations have been coming out about spills and leaks at the plant.

Daily News: Changes in global climate leads to civil wars; Clouds cast shadows on...

Blog entry by JPateraki | August 25, 2011

© Jiri Rezac / Greenpeace Top news: Cyclical changes in climate trigger wars; Climate models need to be revised to include cloud formation; Animals are good at predicting earthquakes. #Wars: Cyclical climatic changes double the...

Earthquake and Tsunami damage-Dai Ichi Power Plant, Japan

Image | March 16, 2011 at 12:28

Earthquake and Tsunami damage, Japan-March 16, 2011: This is a satellite image of Japan showing damage after an Earthquake and Tsunami at the Dai Ichi Power Plant, Japan. (credit: DigitalGlobe) www.digitalglobe.com

Blogger briefing

Frequently asked questions | March 15, 2011 at 17:20

You may be looking for useful information about the ongoing nuclear emergency at Japan’s Fukushima 1 nuclear power plant. Here are some answers to common questions about the situation - along with useful links. Please feel free to share this...

Nuclear crisis in Japan worsens and effects depend on wind

Blog entry by Andrew - Greenpeace | March 15, 2011 30 comments

Record high levels of radiation have now been found near the Fukushima 1, nuclear facility following explosions at reactors 1, 2, 3 and 4. Radiation 9 times the background levels have been found near Tokyo. A critical factor now...

Protest mounts against earthquake prone nuke plant

Blog entry by Karuna Raina | May 20, 2011

Since its earliest stages, the proposed Nuclear Power Plant at Jaitapur has faced concerned opposition from local people who clearly recognised the inherent risks that the Indian government appeared to be ignoring. With the proposed...

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