Tepco Starts Removing Fuel From Storage Pool

TEPCO starts removing fuel from storage pool

The operator of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant has begun removing nuclear fuel from a storage pool inside one of the damaged reactor buildings at the complex.

This is the first time for Tokyo Electric Power Company to remove fuel from any of the three buildings housing reactors that underwent meltdowns after the earthquake and tsunami in northeastern Japan about eight years ago.

Tepco To Begin Removing Fuel From Reactor Pool

TEPCO to begin removing fuel from reactor pool

The operator of the Fukushima Daiichi power plant will soon begin removing nuclear fuel from a storage pool inside one of the damaged reactor buildings at the complex.

Tokyo Electric Power Company will start removing fuel from the pool of the No.3 reactor building on Monday.

Tokyo To Replace Seismic Dampers At Olympic Pool

Tokyo to replace seismic dampers at Olympic pool

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government says it will replace faulty anti-quake devices found at a facility housing a swimming pool to be used in the 2020 Olympics and Paralympics.

The 16 faulty shock absorbing dampers have been found at the Olympic Aquatics Center under construction. Officials say the work to replace the faulty devices will not affect its scheduled completion in February 2020.

Sony's New Speaker Brings Google Assistant To Your Pool Party

Sony's New Speaker Brings Google Assistant To Your Pool Party

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Sony has announced a new outdoor speaker at IFA 2018 that will bring Google Assistant to your pool parties. The Sony XB501G is about the size of a soccer ball and packs a mean punch, sound-wise, in addition to vibrant lights and strobes to complete the party look. It has Google Assistant onboard so it can do everything you would expect a smart speaker to do.

Rugby : Japan Closes World Cup Pool Stage With 28-18 Win Over The United States

Rugby : Japan closes World Cup pool stage with 28-18 win over the United StatesJapan’s 28-18 win over the United States on Sunday brought the curtains down on a Rugby World Cup pool stage that it lit up on the opening weekend.
The last pool match didn’t have the jaw-dropping thrills of Japan’s win over South Africa on the second day of the tournament, or the smothering domination of the win over Samoa, but it was a slice of history nevertheless.

20-ton Object Removed From Fukushima Fuel Pool

20-ton object removed from Fukushima fuel poolTokyo Electric Power Co. on Aug. 2 removed a 20-ton piece of debris from a nuclear fuel storage pool, a small but critical step in decommissioning the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant.
It was the largest piece of debris left in the No. 3 reactor building’s storage pool, which is holding 566 nuclear fuel assemblies.

Swimming: New Pool Sensation Yamaguchi Struggles With Fame And Fitness

Swimming: New pool sensation Yamaguchi struggles with fame and fitnessBreakout Japanese swimming star Akihiro Yamaguchi has become a victim of his newfound fame as the world record holder in the 200-meter breaststroke has been unable to put in the work for the World Cup starting Tuesday.

Amid post-Olympic fever in September at the national sports festival in Gifu Prefecture, the 18-year-old Yamaguchi fired a warning shot to the rest of the world by shattering the mark held by London gold medalist Daniel Gyurta.