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Automatic shutdown of the japanese atomic power plant “Kashiwazaki”, because a fire broke out after an earthquake in the northwest of Japan: Source

  • 8 people died
  • Hundreds were injured
  • 315 gallons of radioactive water leaked out of the plant
  •  An electric transformer was set on fire. Similar like the accident in the german atomic power plant “Krümmel” last month (operator -> Vattenfall): Link

    “Kashiwazaki” is the worlds most powerful atomic power plant – view Wikimapia map

     Which atomic power plant is next? Check out the ones in your country. Atomic power sucks. Too dangerous, too expensive.

    More information about Chernobyl, atomic power, radiation and Belarus:



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