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Fuk-D: more info from NISA

NISA has a concise summary of the status of the reactors at Fukushima Daiichi (pdf) Includes temperatures on reactor vessel surface where available. They show reactor 2 as cold and unpressured, the rise in temperature in reactor 1 – so something in there is generating heat at a significant rate, but at least the rector…

It will probably be some years before we get the full story of what happened at the Fukushima Daiichi reactor complex after the earthquake. Information has not exactly been put out coherently or comprehensively, but we can make some inferences from the data that is out there. It is likely that one or two reactor…