Fukushima Daiichi No. 3 Reactor – Where is the spent fuel pool?

On July 2, 2011, in More, Nuclear Plants,

Every time I hear about No. 3 reactor spent fuel pool, I was wondering how the No. 3 pool could exist under the mangled steel structure, which is so low compared to other buildings. Here’s the latest. Tepco Starts Circulating Cooling System for No. 3 Fuel Pool: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-07-01/tepco-starts-circulating-cooling-system-for-no-3-fuel-pool.html “Tokyo Electric Power Co. started a system […]

Skilled Veterans Corps at the Fukusima-Daiichi Nuclear Power – Minimum age requirement 60

On June 16, 2011, in More, Nuclear Plants,

Yasutel Yamada, a veteran engineer of 72 year old, former employee of Sumitomo Metal Industries, Co. Ltd, founded the organization to volunteer to build a permanent cooling system at Fukushima Daiichi. To become a volunteer, you have to have a professional background in engineering, etc. and are minimum of age 60 year old and capable […]