Title: Behind the scenes of the world’s worst nuclear disaster
Date: Oct 7, 2012
At 4:45 in
Akio Takahashi (Technical Fellow): We don’t know if it was a hydrogen explosion, but the government, NISA is saying it’s a hydrogen explosion so don’t you think it’s OK to say it was a hydrogen explosion?
Tepco Main Office: NISA has announced on the TV earlier that is was a hydrogen explosion.
Takahashi: I think it’s better to go along with them.
Tepco Main Office: So it’s OK to say… it was a hydrogen explosion?
Tepco President Shimizu: Yes, that’s OK. It’s a speed game.
Watch the translated video here
Published: October 8th, 2012 at 10:23 am ET