VIDEO: Progress and Challenges to Decommission Fukushima Daiichi

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 00:18:48 +0000

Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO), the Japanese utility that took on the behemoth task of controlling and decommissioning the six-unit Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima prefecture after the March 11, 2011, accident, recently released a video showing progress at the site.  Source: https://www4.tepco.co.jp/en/news/library/archive-e.html?video_uuid=t820ghcq&catid=61795 The disaster began as a 15-meter (49-foot) tsunami inundated and disabled the […]

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GSIS cries foul over Manila Bay polluter tag

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 09 Mar 2019 03:46:33 +0000

GSIS cries foul over Manila Bay polluter tag

The GSIS sought revocation of the LLDA’s notice of violation slapped against the state-run pension fund for allegedly polluting Manila Bay.

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GSIS: LLDA allegation that Manila Bay polluter wrong

Credit to Author: jvicente| Date: Sat, 09 Mar 2019 03:46:33 +0000

GSIS: LLDA allegation that Manila Bay polluter wrong

The GSIS sought revocation of the LLDA’s notice of violation slapped against the state-run pension fund for allegedly polluting Manila Bay.

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Multi-agency task force created to speed up bay rehab

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 21:28:58 +0000

Multi-agency task force created to speed up bay rehab

President Duterte has created a task force to coordinate and speed up the rehabilitation and restoration of Manila Bay’s coastal and marine ecosystem.

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MWSS urges masterplan for cleanup, rehabilitation of Manila Bay

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 23:17:31 +0000

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The Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS)  has called for the crafting of a masterplan for Manila Bay not only to clean up the polluted bay but also to ensure that sewerage and wastewater problems are addressed over the long term.

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More firms closed over bay pollution

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Fri, 01 Feb 2019 21:42:53 +0000

More firms closed over bay pollution

Environment officials on Friday shut down more companies in Bulacan province that were found polluting Manila Bay while they required other firms to clear their septic tanks.

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‘Manila Bay reclamation projects to generate income for gov’t, generate jobs’

Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 07:56:11 +0000

MANILA, Philippines – Possible reclamation projects in Manila Bay would generate income for the government and would benefit the public, Malacañang said Thursday.

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Settlers give way to Manila Bay rehab

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 21:06:34 +0000

Settlers give way to Manila Bay rehab

Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu on Friday said one of the most difficult tasks in rehabilitating Manila Bay involved dealing with thousands of informal settlers around the water body.

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