Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Fuel-Rod Cooling Halted by Rats at Crippled #Fukushima Nuke

Fuel-Rod Cooling Halted by Rats at Crippled Japan Nuclear Plant:
By Risa Maeda and Mari Saito
TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant halted cooling of a spent fuel pool at the site on Monday to remove two dead rats, the third time cooling equipment has gone offline in five weeks because of rodents.
Plant operator Tokyo Electric Power (Tepco) said it halted cooling of the No. [More]