Are we in the "breakdown" faze of nuclear power?
- uploaded: Feb 6, 2012
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Kevin Kamps, Beyond Nuclear joins Thom Hartmann. Earlier this week - California's San Onofre nuclear power plant had to be unexpectedly shut down after radioactive water was discovered leaking out of the plant's Unit 3 reactor. Officials claim the leak is fully contained within the concrete dome of the plant. This comes at the same time that the Nuclear Regulatory Commission is warning that aging nuclear plants in the eastern and central portion of the United States might not be able to withstand an earthquake and its effects. But wait - there's more...