Title: Astro Boy and Uran’s Encyclopedia of Current Terminology / decommissioning
Source: The Yomiuri Shimbun
Date: Jan. 24, 2013
Astro Boy and Uran’s Encyclopedia of Current Terminology / decommissioning [...]
Uran [Astro Girl]: What must be done to decommission the reactors and their related facilities?
Answer: [...] The decommissioning project will require the fuel in question to be carefully and slowly removed using special equipment in an effort to avoid a leak of nuclear fuel while also preventing the fuel from triggering a nuclear reaction. This will be close to an unprecedented undertaking. [...]
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Published: January 23rd, 2013 at 4:47 pm ET