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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Nuclear Power Japan Fukushima Dai ichi Radioactive Water

Nuclear Power Japan Fukushima Dai ichi Radioactive Water Japanese nuclear crisis could go on for months, officials warn Measures to stem leaks at Fukushima plant appeared to have failed, amid discovery of two bodies of men killed by tsunami. A … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Japan Quake Tsunami Auto Sales Plunge

Japan Quake Tsunami Auto Sales Plunge Japan Auto Sales Plunge Record 37% as Quake Deters Buyers, Shuts Factories By Anna Mukai and Yuki Hagiwara Toyota Motor Corp. (7203) led a record drop in Japan’s March auto sales after the nation’s … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Japan Auto Parts General Motors Layoffs

Japan Auto Parts General Motors Layoffs General Motors lays off workers at NY plant General Motors lays off 59 workers at NY plant because of parts shortages from Japan by Dee-Ann Durbin DETROIT (AP) — General Motors Co. on Monday … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Japan Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Emergency

Japan Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Emergency Radiation levels at Japan nuclear plant reach new highs By Chico Harlan and Brian Vastag TOKYO — Already-grave conditions at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant worsened Sunday with the highest radiation readings yet, compounding both … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Japan Radiation Increases to 1,000 Millisieverts an Hour

Japan Radiation Increases to 1,000 Millisieverts an Hour Cooling at Two of Japan’s Nuclear Reactors Delayed as Radiation Increases By Mike Lee and Akiko Nishimae Efforts to repair the cooling systems at the No. 2 and No. 3 reactors at … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Japan Fukushima Nuclear Plant Reactor Radioactive Breach

Japan Fukushima Nuclear Plant Reactor Radioactive Breach Dangerous Breach Feared at Japanese Nuke Plant Setback at Fukushima Nuclear Plant as Japanese Officials Suspect Dangerous Breach By KEVIN DOLAK A possible breach of the reactor core at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant could … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Tokyo Electric Power Co. Fukushima Neutron Beam

Tokyo Electric Power Co. Fukushima Neutron Beam Neutron beam observed 13 times by Kyodo News Tokyo Electric Power Co. said Wednesday it has observed a neutron beam, a kind of radioactive ray, 13 times on the premises of its crippled … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Japan Nuclear Reactors Spraying of Seawater Boron

Japan Nuclear Reactors Spraying of Seawater Boron Electrical power still out at Japan nuclear reactors Connecting a power line to Japan’s Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has been more difficult than workers anticipated. Meanwhile, manual spraying of seawater on some … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog Radiation Plume Reaches U.S.

Radiation Plume Reaches U.S. Radiation Plume Reaches U.S., but Is Said to Pose No Risk By WILLIAM J. BROAD Faint traces of very low levels of radiation from the stricken nuclear complex in Japan have been detected in Sacramento, Calif, … Continue reading

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Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Blog G7 Yen Intervention

G7 Yen Intervention Canada joins drive to push down yen The Bank of Canada began Friday intervening in foreign-exchange markets with its Group of Seven peers in an attempt to drive down the value of the yen and restore calm … Continue reading

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