Fukushima, Japan Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fukushima, Japan. (Page 9)

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  1. Power companies offsetting reactor closures by hiking electricity ratesRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | The Japan Times

    Power utilities, including Tokyo Electric Power Co., leaned on customer rate hikes to boost their financial performances in the first nine months of the business year as idled nuclear plants kept fuel costs high.

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  2. Japan Utilities Offset Idled Reactor Losses by Lifting RatesRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Japanese utilities including Tokyo Electric Power Co. leaned on customer rate increases to boost their financial performances in the first nine months of their fiscal years, as idled nuclear plants kept fuel costs high.

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  3. Japan Utilities See Gains on Higher Rates as Reactors Stay IdledRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Japanese utilities including Tokyo Electric Power Co. leaned on customer rate increases to boost their financial performances in the first nine months of their fiscal years, as idled nuclear plants kept fuel costs high.

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  4. Japan's Public Broadcaster Faces Accusations of Shift to the RightRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2014 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    TOKYO >> First, there was the abrupt resignation of a president accused by governing party politicians of allowing an overly liberal tone to news coverage.

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  5. Pittsburgh Police Dog Rocco Gets Send-Off Fit For A HeroRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Switched

    After a Pittsburgh police dog was injured in action, officers on the force gathered outside the veterinary hospital where he passed away Thursday to mourn their fallen comrade.

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  6. Tepco Returns to Operating Profit on Electricity RatesRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Tokyo Electric Power Co., operator of the wrecked Fukushima Dai-Ichi nuclear power station, returned to profit in the first nine months of its fiscal year after raising customers' electricity rates and cutting costs.

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  7. Kurion acquires Richland's Vista Engineering TechnologiesRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2014 | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... Force. Kurion is using a proprietary material to capture cesium in contaminated sea water used to cool the Fukushima, Japan, reactors after the nuclear disaster nearly three years ago. It also has a new system in place to separate tritium from water ...

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  8. The Big PictureTHE Pension BattlesRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... reactor, which went online in 1972, shares the same design - with all its flaws - as the doomed reactors in Fukushima, Japan. But Vermont Yankee quietly chugged along for 30 years and few Vermonters questioned its continued operation. All that ...

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  9. Switching Off Market 'Reforms' in the PhilippinesRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | Inter Press Service

    Recent months have seen an explosion of public outrage over a proposed increase in electricity prices, which threatens the country's economic trajectory and is undermining the interest of millions of ordinary consumers, who have long suffered from exorbitant costs of public services.

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  10. UK drone offered for Fukushima clean-upRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2014 | Reuters

    ... Editor Chrystia Freeland. UPSOT: DRONE It's a drone with a difference...inspired by the nuclear disaster at Fukushima, Japan three years ago. UPSOT: DRONE It was built by researchers at the University of Bristol, alarmed at the use of manned ...

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  11. Inside Fukushima: Radiation cleanup could take decadesRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | CBS News

    Seth Doane goes inside the damaged nuclear plant in Fukushima, Japan, where the company that owns the plant crippled in a 2011 tsunami is still struggling to deal with the disaster.

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  12. Fukushima 3/11 (2011): Industrial Sabotage, War Crimes and Acts of Eco-Terror ProvenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2014 | CNN

    ... as early as July 2010. The Siemens SCADA (supervisory control and data acquisition) system, as used in Fukushima, Japan, is the original target that Stuxnet was designed to attack. The Israeli "security" firm Magna BSP was (and still is) in charge ...

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  13. The Big PictureTHE Pension BattlesRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... reactor, which went online in 1972, shares the same design - with all its flaws - as the doomed reactors in Fukushima, Japan. But Vermont Yankee quietly chugged along for 30 years and few Vermonters questioned its continued operation. All that ...

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  14. Kyodo news summary -3-Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    TOKYO , Jan. 24 -- _ ---------- Gov't to approve Japan Post's new education insurance: ministers TOKYO - The government will give Japan Post Insurance Co.

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  15. Alaska DEC Commissioner: the Old Banana Peel SlapstickRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... the also-classic "dilution is the solution to pollution" gag - But remember! This is radiation measured off Fukushima, Japan. It's many thousands of miles away from Alaska. I may have voted against the bill weakening cruise ship wastewater ...

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  16. From Atomic Bombings to Fukushima, Japan Pursues a Nuclear Future Despite a Devastating PastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2014 | Democracy Now

    Japan is getting ready to mark the third anniversary of one of the world's worst atomic disasters.

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  17. FEMA, NNSA get radRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Federal Computer Week

    ... capabilities and other tools. The agency said radiological events like the nuclear reactor disaster at Fukushima, Japan, and a 2006 Environmental Protection Agency exercise in Dothan, Ala., that simulated the detonation of a radiological-laden ...

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  18. RWE receives bids worth 3.5-5 bln euros for DEA - sourcesRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Reuters

    Bidders for the oil and gas exploration offshoot of German utility RWE AG value the unit in a wide range between 3.5 billion euros and 5 billion, two sources familiar with the transaction said on Thursday.

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  19. The Winter of our Discontent: Climate Change Jokes, On UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2014 | Daily Kos

    You must remember this: We pay more for a lack of knowledge than we do for university, church, firing range or street smarts.

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  20. Tokyo governor poll a referendum over nuke policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    The surprise entry of a 76-year-old retired prime minister-turned-potter in the Tokyo governor's race is turning the election into a virtual referendum on the future of nuclear power in post-Fukushima Japan.

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