Tepco “Seaside of the reactors is getting too radioactive to work”
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Tepco stated the seaside of reactors are getting too radioactive for the workers to build underground wall, in the working group of NRA (Nuclear Regulation Authority).
Fukushima Diary has been reporting that the radiation level is significantly increasing in the plant area because of the contaminated problem. (cf, Fukushima plant radiation increasing due to the rising contaminated groundwater / “Covering with lead plate” [URL]) Tepco is officially starting to admit the problem.
In order to stop radioactive groundwater flowing to the sea, they are building the underground wall. However between the seaside of reactor1 and 2, the radiation level is too high to continue to construction. They have to slow down the pace of construction.
Tepco : “Le côté mer des réacteurs devient trop radioactif pour pouvoir y travailler” Note : Si vous êtes de la grande presse internationale, ne lisez pas ce site sans avoir préalablement pris contact avec moi.
AU cours de la réunion du groupe de travail de la NRA (Nuclear Regulation Authority), Tepco affirme que le côté mer des réacteurs devient trop radioactive pour les ouvriers qui construisent le mur souterrain.
Ils construisent un mur souterrain pour empêcher les eaux souterraines radioactives de s’écouler en mer. Maintenant, la radioactivité entre les côtés mer des réacteurs 1 et 2 est trop forte pour continuer cette construction. Ils doivent en ralentir le rythme.
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Actually, nothing has progressed in the plant since 2011. We still don't even know what is going on inside. They must keep cooling the crippled reactors by water, but additionally groundwater keeps flowing into the reactor buildings from the broken parts. This is why highly contaminated water is always produced more than it can circulate. Tepco is planning to officially discharge this water to the Pacific but Tritium is still remaining in it. They dilute this with seawater so that it is legally safe, but scientifically the same amount of radioactive tritium is contained. They say it is safe to discharge, but none of them have drunk it.