04 Apr '11, 8am

Japan plans to dump 11,500 tons of radioactive water at sea to free up storage space at its crippled nuclear plant

An aerial view shows a mega-float used as a floating park for anglers at Shimizu Port, Shizuoka prefecture. Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO), operator of Japan's quake-stricken nuclear plant, said on Saturday it planned to transport the pontoon-type structure from the port to Fukushima, where the company had found radioactive water leaking into the sea from a cracked concrete pit at its No. 2 reactor, to remove some of the excess radioactive water. -- PHOTO: REUTERS

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