fuel pool

TEPCO accident causes new problem at Fukushima
Part of the fallen fuel hoist, an electric motor, is seen in the spent-fuel pool at the No. 3 reactor building at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant. (Provided by Tokyo Electric Power Co.)
The operator of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant has admitted dislodging broken equipment weighing 1.5 tons and sending it falling further into a pool where fragile nuclear...
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