Indie | Experts: Melt-through scenario means even higher radiation readings to come — Likely many more reports of deadly radiation in future

Posted on August 3, 2011


Indie | ENENEWS | 3 August 2011

Tepco Reports Second Deadly Radiation Reading at Fukushima Nuclear Plant, Bloomberg by Tsuyoshi Inajima and Kari Lundgren, August 3, 2011:

Tokyo Electric Power Co. reported its second deadly radiation reading in as many days at its wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant […]

“It’s probably the first of many more to come,” said Michael Friedlander, who spent 13 years operating nuclear power plants […]

“If nuclear fuels melted through containment chambers, Tepco will find even higher radiation readings after water in building basements is removed,” said Tetsuo Ito, the head of the Atomic Energy Research Institute at Kinki University. […]

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