Nuke Info Tokyo No.157 (Nov./Dec. 2013)
The Nov./Dec. edition of CNIC’s English newsletter is now available.
■■■■Nuke Info Tokyo No.157 (Nov./Dec. 2013) ■■■■
■No future for Kashiwazaki-Kariwa except gradual decommissioning
■The Hydrogen Explosion in Fukushima Daiichi Unit 1 Nuclear Reactor Building Occurred on the 4th Floor, Not the 5th! —Possible Small-Break LOCA in IC Pipes from Powerful Seismic Motion—
■Reference Material: Japanese Inventory of Separated Plutonium at the end of calendar year 2012
■Main accidents and breakdowns in nuclear power facilities in FY2010, 2011 and 2012.
■Group Introduction : The Organization of Religious Leaders Questioning the Nuclear Energy Administration
— TEPCO drained contaminated water out of the barriers surrounding water tanks at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station, failing to follow standardized procedure
— Japan speeding up the planned export of nuclear power plants to Turkey
— Removal of spent fuel from Unit 4 of the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station started
— Inauguration of Rokkasho Reprocessing Plant and Mutsu Interim Spent Fuel Storage Facilities postponed
— Japan signs the joint statement on the humanitarian impact of nuclear weapons for the first time
— First comprehensive nuclear disaster drill exercise since the Fukushima disaster organized at Sendai Nuclear Power Plant, Kagoshima