January 23 News: U.S. Warned About Multiple Nuclear Meltdowns Years Before Fukushima

From ThinkProgress Wed Jan 23 2013, 14:56:13

Four years before the accident at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi plant, the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission was warned about the possibility of a plant suffering simultaneous meltdowns due to a natural disaster. [NYTimes] The accident at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi plant in 2011 alerted the American nuclear industry and its regulators to the possibility that operators at [...]

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