Citizens' Nuclear Information Center Blog

Joint Statement on the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster On the Occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster

(Endorsed by 87 Japanese NGOs) April 26, 2011 The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, precipitated by the huge earthquake and ensuing tsunamis that hit eastern Japan on March 11, has created fear of radiation exposure...

Toshiba-Tenex Enriched Uranium Joint Venture: Japan-Russia Bilateral Nuclear Cooperation Agreement Nuke Info Tokyo No. 141

On February 9 Toshiba announced that it had agreed to start discussions on establishing a joint venture for enriched uranium sales with Russian company Tenex. Tenex (Techsnabexport) is a subsidiary of Russia’s Atomenergoprom (AEP),...