Nine years on, state of the clean-up at Fukushima’s nuclear plant


Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant (Japan) (AFP) – Nine years after a devastating tsunami sparked disaster at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, clean-up and decommissioning continues at the crippled facility.AFP was granted rare access to reactor control rooms and other parts of the plant for an update in the months before the Tokyo Olympics.Damaged reactorsSeen from afar, the buildings housing reactors one to four, the most damaged of the six at the site, seem to have been almost fully repaired.Three of them were ravaged by hydrogen explosions. But up close the damage is clear, with wal…

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