Fukushima reactor cooling system suspended: Kyodo
Wall Street Journal’s Marketwatch
June 30, 2012
The water temperature of the [No. 4] pool was 31 C at the time of the suspension at around 6.25 a.m. local time and no leakage of water with radioactive materials has been found, Tepco said.
The temperature of the pool rose 0.26 C per hour by late Saturday afternoon, according to the utility.
If Tepco continues to be unable to cool the pool, the temperature could reach 65 C, which is the upper limit designated in the safety regulations, on Tuesday morning.
Published: June 30th, 2012 at 4:02 pm ET
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