TITLE

Fukushima-style disaster is waiting to happen in the US

AUTHOR(S)
Schulte, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Green Left Weekly;4/13/2011, Issue 876, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the U.S. awaits a nuclear meltdown similar to Fukushima Daiishi plant in Japan after President Barack Obama decided to make a new nuclear renaissance in 2011. It mentions that almost half the nuclear reactors that operate in the U.S. are near to major fault lines, which include the San Onofre and Diablo Canyon plants. Some nuclear plants are near the ocean, such as the San Onofre in San Diego County, California, situated in the beach.
ACCESSION #
60228258

 

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