Thursday, March 7, 2019

Fukushima Daiichi Updates

The Asahi Shimbun is reporting "no quick fix" for dismantling Fukushima Daiichi's ruined reactors:
Chikako Kawahara 3 years on, and no quick fix in sight to reactor dismantling. The Asashi Shimbun,
Nuclear engineer Arnie Gundersen discusses the decision to push forward with the Tokyo Olympics in the context of persistent reactor and radiation risks:
Atomic Balm Part 1: Prime Minister Abe Uses The Tokyo Olympics As Snake Oil Cure For The Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Meltdowns March 01, 2019

It has been raining at Daiichi, producing light distortions in the steam visible on Cam 4:

Steam also visible on cam 1