Title: TEPCO faces another potentially broken temperature gauge at Fukushima Reactor 2
Date: Feb 23, 2012
The temperature of unit 2′s RPV bottom rose by 11.5°C in 24 hours reaching 47.8°C at 11:00 AM on Thursday, while the temperatures from the RPV supporting skirt have also risen nearly 10°C over the last 5 days. The temperature levels from the Safety Relief Valves and the feedwater nozzles have also been steadily increasing since February 19th.
Published: February 24th, 2012 at 1:00 am ET