Arnie Gundersen of Fairewinds has put together a virtual tour of Japan’s Fukishima Daiichi plant explaining the 2011 triple meltdown and what TEPCO has done and is planning to do to contain the radiation leaking from storage units and the basements of the four crippled nuclear silos – [Read more…]
Looks like a worker at the Ft. Calhoun, Nebraska, Nuclear Power Plant accidentally punctured the water berm that was designed to keep flood waters at bay. Update on rod pool as well.
Part 2/3 – Note Part 3 loops to an unrelated interview. The author has been alerted and hope he’ll fix it soon.
and from ex-skf –
“To defend TEPCO somewhat, though, it was not TEPCO who doubled the estimate of the radioactive materials released from Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant; it was the government agency, the Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency.”