Tag: nuclear disaster
Lithuania, which like Ukraine is a former Soviet republic, began decommissioning Ignalina in December 2009.
The May 1979 accident remains the worst nuclear accident in US history.
Bookings for tours through Chernobyl for June, July, and August have risen by approximately 40% since HBO aired the show,
Reconstruction efforts continue but most Japanese think there has not been much headway in progress.
Built in a contaminated area, which remains largely uninhabitable and where visitors are accompanied by guides carrying radiation meters, 3,800 panels produce energy to power 2,000 apartments.
While radiation affected several regions which have their own testing processes, Fukushima's programme is the most systematic, testament to the particularly severe reputational damage it suffered.
A senior assistant director with Malaysia My Second Home says terrorism, MH370 and lack of funds may have caused 75% drop in migrants from Japan over the past five years.