One of two pumps which stopped was later reactivated, and the water temperature is expected to start falling






Kyodo: No. 4 fuel pool warms — Backup pump stopped Wednesday — Main pump stopped Tuesday — Tepco expects temperature to start falling


Subscription Only: Water in Fukushima No. 4 spent fuel pool warms after pump troubles
Kyodo News
June 6, 2012

The operator of the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant said Wednesday that the temperature of water inside the No. 4 unit’s spent fuel pool rose to 42 C as of 5 p.m. following problems with the water circulation system pumps.

One of two pumps which stopped was later reactivated, and the water temperature is expected to start falling [...]

There are two pumps to cool water [...] But the main pump stopped working on Tuesday, and the backup pump stopped on Wednesday.


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Comment by suzie on June 6, 2012 at 6:06pm

no one in the dinosaur media is saying a word about this .. It must be really really bad ...  i have heard nothing but really bad things from the real news media 

Comment by jim on June 7, 2012 at 5:17pm

I know this is frightening my worst nightmare ever. I don't want to die like this and I don't want to see my worst enemy die like this either. I am keeping a close eye on this and i'll report what I find to you guys. prepare yourselves for the worst even if it doesn't happen.


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