Mainichi: “It remains unclear where the melted fuel is situated” — “Temperatures of the pressure vessels alone are far from convincing”

Published: September 21st, 2011 at 3:17 am ET
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Actions speak louder than words over cold shutdown goal for Fukushima nuclear reactors, Mainichi, September 21, 2011:

[... I] t is notable that the government has failed to clarify what a cold shutdown at the Fukushima plant specifically means. [...]

Since it remains unclear where the melted fuel is situated in the troubled reactors, the temperatures of the pressure vessels alone are far from convincing. [...]

It is important to grasp the actual conditions of the reactors and fuel as accurately as possible [...] the government should specifically explain the conditions of the reactors and risks involving them to the public. [...]

Published: September 21st, 2011 at 3:17 am ET
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