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Japan’s Prime Minister tells Nuclear Operator to Stop Operating

By at May 6, 2011 | 2:06 pm | 1,158 Comments

Japan’s Prime Minister tells Nuclear Operator to Stop Operating

Japan’s embattled Prime Minister Naoto Kan ordered the Hamaoka Nuclear Palnt to temporarily cease operation. Kan has grown overly concerned that another powerful earthquake could set off yet a second nuclear crisis in his country.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 23, 2011 | 9:16 am | 3 Comments

Rock The Capital Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute, engineers at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant have restored electricity to much of the facility, with one notable exception, reactor two because radiation levels are spiking. The Food and Drug Administration has halted all imports of foods grown, and or produced around that plant in Japan. At first the FDA intended to step up screening proceedures. In Pennsylvania, Governor Corbett is looking for every possible way to sell the Liquor Control Board, and adminstrators at the LCB are coming up with every imaginable way to keep growing the government controlled liquor business.

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Rock The Capital Minute

By at March 21, 2011 | 9:30 am | 0 Comment

Rock The Capital  Minute

In this edition of Rock The Capital Minute; workers at the Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan have been evacuated today. One of the world’s leading authorities on nuclear power drops by RTC for a show and tell on what needs to happen to bring the crisis under control. The World’s Health Organization is warning people in Japan to be very careful about what they consume. This after food sources and water in some parts of the country were found to have excessive levels of radiation. In Pennsylvania, trustees at Penn State took the unusual step of halting all construction projects. This follows Governor Corbett’s proposal to cut some 182 million dollars.

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