Chairman of Tepco Panel: “Future surprises” are in store at Fukushima plant — Everyone should be prepared for that (VIDEO)

Published: September 17th, 2013 at 8:51 am ET
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Title: Tepco Adviser Expects More Issues at Fukushima
Source: Bloomberg TV
Host: Aika Nanao
Date: Sept. 17, 2013

Tepco Adviser Expects More Issues at Fukushima

Dale Klein, Chairman of Tepco advisory panel and former head of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission:

The Prime Minister [claiming the Fukushima plant is under control during his speech to the Internatiional Olympic Committee] was correct — if he was talking about the current tank that was initially leaking. That issue is under control, but there is much work yet to be done at Fukushima Daiichi. It will contain a lot of people’s time and effort for the next many years for the cleanup to be occurring.

There will be future surprises though, so I think everyone should expect that there will be other leaks, other problems, other challenges.  […]

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Published: September 17th, 2013 at 8:51 am ET
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