Lake Barrett, a new member of Tokyo Electric Power Co's (TEPCO) outside reform committee and independent consultant in the energy field, speaks to the media after a meeting of the Contaminated Water ... more 
Lake Barrett, a new member of Tokyo Electric Power Co's (TEPCO) outside reform committee and independent consultant in the energy field, speaks to the media after a meeting of the Contaminated Water and Tank Countermeasures Headquarters, at TEPCO headquarters in Tokyo September 13, 2013. The operator of the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant said on Friday it found elevated readings of tritium in groundwater near tanks that are holding hundreds of tonnes of contaminated water at the site. Barrett is also a former official in the NRC and U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Civilian Nuclear Waste Management. REUTERS/Toru Hanai (JAPAN - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT BUSINESS ENERGY) less 
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Thu, Sep 12, 2013 11:00 PM EDT