Renewable Energy Symposium: Fundraising Event for Fukushima to be held on 11 March 2013.
Event website is: http://www.after-tsunami.org/
The event is a symposium on renewable energy in Scotland in connection with Fukushima local government's decision to attain 100% electricity from reneweable energy by 2040. Through the event we hope to connect the University of Edinburgh and the University of Fukushima.
Donations raised at the event would be sent to Fukushima Future Centre for Regional Revitalization, which was set up by University of Fukushima after the disaster in March 2011 for promoting renewable energy.
This event's cohosting bodies are Institute for Energy Systems (University of Edinburgh), International Network on Offshore Renewable Energy, and the Day after the Tsunami Committee.
Live Video Streaming of the event will occur from 6:25pm via:
The live video stream will be relayed into "The Venue@Vue", a virtual worlds meeting space on the Virtual University of Edinburgh (Vue) regions in Second Life.
|Second Life||The Venue@Vue - Auditorium for up to 50 people|
|Title:||Renewable Energy Symposium: Fundraising Event for Fukushima|
|Event Web Page:||http://www.after-tsunami.org/|
|Date:||Monday 11th March, 2013, 18:30 to 22:00 UTC (GMT)|
|Location:||Appleton Tower, Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH9 9AB, UK|
|Modalities:||Symposium, Live Video Stream, Second Life Relay [no VoIP or Second Life voice planned]|
|Attendance:||Please register for the main symposium. Drop in and self help for Live Video Stream and Second Life Relay.|
|Event Organizer:||Second Life Relay Setup by Austin Tate <email@example.com>|
|Quicktime Video URL:||rtsp://reith.ucs.ed.ac.uk/DayAfterTheTsunami-2013_qt.sdp [Quicktime]|
|Event Status:||Twitter Tag: #openvce|
This web page is being drafted by Austin Tate and his colleagues at the University of Edinburgh in support of Japan and its people. It is personal effort and not sponsored by any organisation. Currently the data being shown is tentative and needs to be checked with experts to ensure it is valid. Please do not rely on data here... use the authoritative original sources.
Some Maps Representing Radiation and Other Data on Japan
Other Useful Links
Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant
General information about the incident which began in March 2011 is at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fukushima_I_nuclear_accidents
The Japanese Government regular postings of radiation data can be found at:
There is also data for Tokyo at:
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Chart from http://www.mext.go.jp/english/radioactivity_level/ (27-Mar-2011)
Sample Chart for Interpretation (for parts of 26-Mar-2011 and 27-Mar-2011):
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