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Another Accident may take place on Fukushima-1 NPP



The cooling system of spent nuclear fuel has suddenly stopped its operation.



02.Dec.14 11:57 AM
By Anna Nekrasova
Photo imagens6.publico.pt

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Another Accident may take place on Fukushima-1 NPP
Another accident is very likely to occur on Japanese Fukushima-1 NPP within the next two weeks. This information has been provided by RIA News with the reference TECPO Company which is the operator of this NPP.

In accordance with available information cooling system of spent nuclear fuel has suddenly stopped its operation due to unknown reasons. This happened on the 27th of November. Representatives of TECPO Company say that fuel temperature was 16.7 degrees above zero. If the company specialists will not be able to determine the reason of malfunction and fix it in the nearest future, the temperature will decrease and reach the critical rate of 65 degrees in 13 days.

It should be noted that the level of radiation has not increased in this zone yet. On the other hand there are 599 assemblies in the pool with spent and 28 assemblies with unused nuclear fuel.



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