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Fukushima safety scientists paid by nuclear operators

via The New Zealand Herald / December 7, 2012 / Influential Japanese scientists who help set national radiation exposure limits have for years had trips paid for by the country's nuclear plant operators to attend overseas meetings of the world's top academic group on radiation safety. The p ...

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Fukushima truth still elusive even after inquiries

By Kwang Weng Kin / The Jakarta Post / August 9, 2012 / Five hundred days and four voluminous reports later, the truth about the nuclear disaster at the Fukushima No. 1 plant remains elusive. The Fukushima disaster was triggered by a huge earthquake and tsunami on March 11 last year. A r ...

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Panel: Fukushima crisis worsened by “myth” of nuclear safety

Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda holds on to the final report after it was handed over to him by Yotao Hatamura. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao by Rick Wallace / The Australian / July 24, 2012 / THE misguided and arrogant faith that TEPCO and nuclear regulators held in Japan's nuclear safety "m ...

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TEPCO to review Fukushima report amid contradictions

via Japan Times / July 21, 2012 / Tokyo Electric Power Co. next week plans to reassess its final report on the Fukushima nuclear disaster to address contradictions with the final report recently released by an independent Diet panel, a Tepco official said. The official, Yoshiyuki Ishizaki, ...

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Made in Japan? Fukushima Crisis Is Nuclear, Not Cultural

by Gregg Levine / via truthout / July 14, 2012 / Since the release of the Fukushima Nuclear Accident Independent Committee’s official report last week, much has been made of how it implicates Japanese culture as one of the root causes of the crisis. The committee’s chairman, Dr. Kiyoshi Ku ...

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The NAIIC Report: Self-Flagellation

by Dennis Riches / nf2045.blogspot.com / July 10, 2012 / Last week the government of Japan released a major report on the Fukushima Daiichi disaster. The Official Report of the The National Diet of Japan Fukushima Nuclear Accident Independent Investigation Commission(NAIIC) was reported in the ...

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Download the Official Japanese Diet Independent Investigation Into Fukushima

via naiic.go.jp Executive summary The official report of the National Diet of Japan Fukushima Nuclear Accident Independent Investigation Commission provides a full and complete account of the circumstances surrounding the March 11th, 2011, including causes and the response to the nuclear ac ...

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