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IAEA dispatches marine analysts to #Fukushima

via NHK World / November 6, 2013 / The International Atomic Energy Agency is sending marine monitoring experts to Japan. They will advise on handling radioactive wastewater leaking into the sea from the troubled Fukushima Daiichi power plant. The world nuclear watchdog says two members from it ...

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Japan to host nuclear safety conference in Fukushima

via AFP / December 13, 2012 / An international conference will be held in Japan's Fukushima region over the weekend to discuss nuclear safety following last year's atomic crisis, Tokyo said Thursday. High-level officials, including government ministers, from more than 50 countries and organ ...

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IAEA, Fukushima Prefecture to set up joint decontamination program

By Takashi Kida / via The Asahi Shimbun / December 7, 2012 / The International Atomic Energy Agency said it will set up a joint program on decontamination next year with the Fukushima prefectural government as efforts continue at the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. The IAEA al ...

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IAEA Chief: Nuclear Power Safer Despite Fukushima Accident

via RTT News / November 6, 2012 / A year after reporting on the devastation caused by the Fukushima nuclear accident in Japan, the head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) told the world body's Member-States that nuclear power is safer than before the disaster. In a statement o ...

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Post-Fukushima meeting calls for more work on nuclear safety

via Google News / September 1, 2012 / A major international conference reviewing the aftermath of the Fukushima disaster in Japan in March 2011 wrapped up Friday calling for more to be done to improve nuclear safety. "We have made headway in the current stage in drawing lessons from the Fuk ...

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A look at the latest IAEA report on decontamination

nf2045.blogspot.com / October 29, 2011 / A review of the Summary Report of the Preliminary findings of the IAEA Mission on Remediation of Large Contaminated Areas off-site the Fukushima Dai-ichi NPP I first became familiar with the nature of IAEA reports when I was desperate for information on ...

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