300 tons of #radioactivity-contaminated #water now leaching into the #Pacific Ocean every single day from long-defunct #Fukushima #Nuclear— Asad Yawar (@Mediolana) August 07, 2013
#TEPCO reveals that it has detected 2.35 billion becquerels of cesium per liter in water around #Fukushima – the normal level is a mere 150— Asad Yawar (@Mediolana) August 07, 2013
#Fukushima clean-up estimated to take 40 years at cost of US$11bn, but in all likelihood 'will take much longer and be much more expensive'— Asad Yawar (@Mediolana) August 07, 2013
#Japan now 'facing unprecedented post-1945 image problem' as high-technology has failed to solve #Fukushima disaster tinyurl.com/ms2nshg— Asad Yawar (@Mediolana) August 07, 2013
Filed under Environment, Technology
Tagged as Fukushima, Fukushima Dai-ichi, Great East Japan Earthquake, Japan, Krisalis Software, Lemmings, Noriyuki Imaizumi, nuclear power, Pacific Ocean, radioactivity, Tokyo Electric Power Company, Yushi Yoneyama
There’s no problem. Definitely not. Well perhaps there’s a bit of a hiccup. Yes, there’s a problem, but it’s under control. Yes, there’s a problem and it’s out of control. We’ve solved it, almost, at least we know what to do, and you should leave us in charge. Perhaps we don’t know quite what to do. Perhaps we haven’t been telling you as much as we could. Yes we have been leaking small amounts of of radioactivity, but it’s safe. Well perhaps we don’t know how much radioactivity, but it’s safe. Well perhaps we don’t know how safe. Well perhaps it could be a major major problem, but we still want to run nuclear reactors in Japan because we know what we’re doing, we’re open and trustworthy and we’re safe.
To be precise: safety last!
Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:
You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change )
You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change )
Connecting to %s
Notify me of follow-up comments via email.
Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.
Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.
Join 297 other followers