Title: Are we in the “breakdown” faze of nuclear power?
Source: The Big Picture
Date: Feb 3, 2012
Kevin Kamps, Beyond Nuclear joins Thom Hartmann. Earlier this week – California’s San Onofre nuclear power plant had to be unexpectedly shut down after radioactive water was discovered leaking out of the plant’s Unit 3 reactor. [...]
Transcript Summary at 6:15 in
Kamps: Two ruptures at San Onofre, a domino effect, a cascade of two ruptures, you could have a loss of coolant accident in the core which could lead to a meltdown, which could lead to a China Syndrome, burn through containment, and a catastrophic radioactivity release.
Published: February 6th, 2012 at 1:15 pm ET