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JAPAN | TEPCO struggles to cool Fukushima plant’s No. 2 reactor

February 7, 2012


JAPAN | ASAHI SHIMBUN |¬†February 07, 2012 Tokyo Electric Power Co. is taking steps to prevent a possible self-sustaining nuclear chain reaction at the crippled Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. Readings from a thermometer at the bottom of the No. 2 reactor’s pressure vessel rose from 50.8 degrees at 5 a.m. on Feb. 1 […]