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Reactor 3: Water Leak Most Likely From Inside Pressure Vessel

via EX-SKF / January 19, 2014 / This is today's update on the water leak from the MSIV (Main Steam Isolation Valve) Room of Reactor 3 at Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant. (Previous posts on the subject are here and here.) TEPCO says they did the nuclide analysis of the water sample that the rob ...

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Reactor 3: Water Leak From MSIV Room Could Be A Huge Problem

via EX-SKF / January 18, 2014 / TEPCO released the video which was being taken by the robot on the first floor of Reactor 3 and which was being monitored by a TEPCO employee who noticed the water. The flow looks significant and fast. From TEPCO's photos and video library, 1/18/2014: ...

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By Broc West| 6 Comments | Featured, News
Water leak found inside reactor 3

via NHK / January 18, 2014 / The operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant says it has found water pouring into a drain inside the number 3 reactor building. Tokyo Electric Power Company says it is yet to determine where the water comes from, or how much radioactive materi ...

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Unit 3 is not going to explode (01/01/14)

via Fairewinds.org Beginning on Monday December 30, 2013, the Internet has been flooded with conjecture claiming that Fukushima Daiichi Unit 3 is ready to explode. Fairewinds Energy Education has been inundated with questions about the very visible steam emanating from Fukushima Daiichi Unit 3 ...

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Reactor 3: Summary and Latest Situation (12/31/2013)

via ex-SKF / December 31, 2013 / The post is for my own record and for those who missed the news in July this year about the steam rising from a gap near the shield plug on the operating floor of Reactor 3 at Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant. For more posts on the subject, go here. 0. The ...

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Debunking Reactor 3 Steam Alarmism

via ex-SKF / December 29, 2013 / (UPDATE 12/31/2013) For those who want the summary of the steam incident since July this year and the Reactor 3 operating floor condition since the March 2011 accident, I have a new post. ==================== An acquaintance who casually follows the Fukus ...

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Steam coming from Fukushima Unit 3 reactor building — Observed multiple times this week

via ENEnews.com / December 28, 2013 / Tepco (translation), Dec. 27, 2013: At around 7:00 am on December 27, and confirmed by the camera that from Unit 3 reactor building, 5th floor near the center, steam is generated. Have not been identified abnormal plant conditions of 54 minutes at 7:00 am ...

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