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    QUIZ

    Beyond Three Mile Island

    Reference Chart of Fukushima Nuclear Power Plants and Reactors

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    Capacity (MW)Reactor DetailsProject CreditsDates & Events

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    NetGrossThermalTypeReactor ModelContainment TypeFuelOperatorReactor DesignerReactor SupplierArchitectural designerBuilderConstruction BeginsGrid ConnectionCommercial OperationCrisis event dateStatus at time of QuakeCurrent StatusIAEA (INES) Incident Level

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    "Fukushima Daiichi" or Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant

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    Reactor 14394601380BWRBWR-3Mark ILEUTEPCOGeneral ElectricGE/GETSCEbascoKajima1967.071970.111971.032011.0312.1536 (JST)operating at rated power; automatic shutdownPermanently damaged.
    Ongoing cooling crisis.
    Hyrodgen explosion removed roof of containment building.
    Cooling "event" Article 15, clause 1
    Level 4 (official -2011.0312)

    Level 5
    (Anticipated, pending IAEA update)

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    Reactor 27607842381BWRBWR-4Mark ILEUTEPCOGeneral ElectricGE/TEbascoKajima1969.061973.121974.072011.0315.0610 (JST)
    operating at rated power; automatic shutdownPermanently damaged.
    Ongoing cooling crisis.
    Explosion related to containment vessel.
    Containment building damaged by explosion at adjacent reactor.
    Level 5
    Level 5 or 6 (Estimated by French ASN)

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    Reactor 37607842381BWRBWR-04Mark IMOXTEPCOGeneral ElectricToshibaToshibaKajima1970.121974.101976.032011.0314.1101 (JST)operating at rated power; automatic shutdownPermanently damaged.
    Ongoing cooling crisis.
    Hyrodgen explosion removed roof of containment building.
    Level 5 or 6 (Estimated by French ASN)

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    Reactor 47607842381BWRBWR-04Mark ILEUTEPCOGeneral ElectricHitachiHitachiKajima1973.021978.021978.102011.0315.0600 (JST)in regular inspectionOffline at time of earthquake.
    Cooling problems at spent fuel storage pool.
    Suspected hydrogen explosion and/or fire caused damage to enclosure of containment building.

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    Reactor 57607842381BWRBWR-04Mark ILEUTEPCOGeneral ElectricToshibaToshibaKajima1972.051977.091978.04in regular inspectionOffline at time of earthquake. Spent fuel storage pool cooling problems reported.

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    Reactor 6106711003293BWRBWR-05Mark II LEUTEPCOGeneral ElectricGE/TEbascoKajima1973.101979.051979.10in regular inspectionOffline at time of earthquake. Spent fuel storage pool cooling problems reported.

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    "Fukushima Daini" or Fukushima II Nuclear Power Plant

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    Reactor 1106711003293BWRBWR-05Mark IITEPCOGeneral ElectricToshibaToshibaKajima1976.031981.071982.042011.0312.0522operating at rated power; automatic shutdownCooling "event" Article 15, clause 1(pending IAEA status update)

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    Reactor 2106711003293BWRBWR-05Mark II-ImprovedTEPCOGeneral ElectricHitachiHitachiKajima1979.051983.061984.022011.0312.0532operating at rated power; automatic shutdownCooling "event" Article 15, clause 1(pending IAEA status update)

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    Reactor 3106711003293BWRBWR-05Mark II-ImprovedTEPCOGeneral ElectricToshibaToshibaKajima1981.031984.121985.06operating at rated power; automatic shutdownOngoing Cooling(pending IAEA status update)

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    Reactor 4106711003293BWRBWR-05Mark II-ImprovedTEPCOGeneral ElectricHitachiHitachiKajima1981.051986.121987.082011.0312.0607operating at rated power; automatic shutdownCooling "event" Article 15, clause 1(pending IAEA status update)

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    Source Legend

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    http://www-pub.iaea.org/mtcd/publications/pdf/rds2-27_web.pdfIAEA

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    http://openchannel.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/03/13/6256121-general-electric-designed-reactors-in-fukushima-have-23-sisters-in-usMSNBC

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    http://nuctrans.org/Nuc_Trans/locations/daini/daini.htmNucTrans.org

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    http://nuctrans.org/Nuc_Trans/locations/daiichi/daiichi.htmNucTrans.org

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    http://www-pub.iaea.org/MTCD/publications/PDF/CNPP2010_CD/pages/AnnexII/tables/table2.htmIAEA

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    http://www.ansn-jp.org/jneslibrary/npp2.pdfANSN

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    InferredArchWeek
    Conclusion

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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fukushima_I_Nuclear_Power_PlantWikipedia

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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fukushima_I_nuclear_accidentsWikipedia

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    http://www.tepco.co.jp/en/press/corp-com/release/11031225-e.html
    http://www.tepco.co.jp/en/press/corp-com/release/11031101-e.html
    http://www.tepco.co.jp/en/press/corp-com/release/11031310-e.html
    TEPCO

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    http://www.tepco.co.jp/en/press/corp-com/release/11031225-e.html
    http://www.tepco.co.jp/en/press/corp-com/release/11031213-e.html
    TEPCO

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    http://www.tepco.co.jp/en/press/corp-com/release/11031405-e.htmlTEPCO

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    http://www.tepco.co.jp/en/press/corp-com/release/11031404-e.htmlTEPCO

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    http://www.iaea.org/newscenter/news/tsunamiupdate01.htmlIAEA

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    http://uk.reuters.com/article/2011/03/14/japan-quake-nuclear-france-idUKLDE72D21I20110314Reuters

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    http://www.tepco.co.jp/en/press/corp-com/release/11031504-e.htmlTEPCO

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