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Japan Nuclear Update

The NY Times has a very good page showing the current status of each of the six reactors.  All of them remain problems in one way or another, either because of the reactors themselves or the spent fuel.  The Post also has an interactive, featuring an animated presentation.  No one seems to expect a full …


From the Department of Bad PR

From the Washington Post; “Obviously, any time you have an incident at a nuclear plant that involves any kind of damage or an explosion, it’s not good,” said Mitch Singer, spokesman for the Nuclear Energy Institute, the industry’s lobbying arm. “But in the scheme of things, is it a disaster? We don’t think so.” It …