Japan Nuclear Disaster Update: Minimal Progress, Lots of Questions

By: Friday March 18, 2011 7:28 am

Japanese workers at the damaged Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Generating Station spent all day Friday on three major initiatives to control the reactors there. First, douse the plants with water. Second, get power restored to the plant. Third, get better radiation measurements.


Japan Nuclear Watch: Why Is Unnamed US Official Lecturing Japan?

By: Wednesday March 16, 2011 6:40 pm

I’m struggling to understand why Obama Administration officials appear to be trying to lecture the Japanese government and particularly its nuclear emergency workers on the seriousness of the situation at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Generation Station. How is this helpful?

Japan Nuclear Watch: Fire at Unit 4 Out, Radiation Levels Reported Down

By: Tuesday March 15, 2011 6:01 am

While it is axiomatic that we don’t have all the details at any given time this post is going to attempt to keep everyone updated. Last night Scarecrow, Lobster and Prof Foland in particular did a great job keeping everyone up to speed on the apparent rupture of the Unit 2 reactor at Daiichi Nuclear [...]

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