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Fukushima FOIA: The Aftershock That Blew Up Unit 1

Fukushima FOIA: The Aftershock That Blew Up Unit 1

In the first days of the disaster the US’s Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) posted a warning to all US citizens in Japan to evacuate Americans who were within 50 miles of Fukushima. It should be noted that the NRC only requires evacuation around US reactors for the closest 10 miles. Organizations and individuals across...
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Missouri River Flood Threatens Nebraska Nuclear Reactors

Missouri River Flood Threatens Nebraska Nuclear Reactors

As a result of one of the wettest winters in over 100 years flooding on the Missouri River is threatening two nuclear reactors located in Nebraska. The US Army Corps of Engineers (ACE) has estimated that the nuclear facilities could be under up to ten feet of water and stay there for weeks during...
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