THE JAPAN TIMES- Tokyo Electric Power Co. on Monday started building a huge underground ice wall around the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant to reduce the generation of toxic water at the crippled complex. Under the government-funded project, 1,550 pipes will be inserted into the ground to circulate coolant and freeze the surrounding soil. The measure is aimed at preventing groundwater from seeping into the plant’s four cracked reactor buildings Continue Reading