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Salem I New Jersey Nuclear Plant Loses Primary Plus Backup Cooling System;


Green Lifestyle  (tags: nuclear, hurricane, climate, climate-change )

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- 681 days ago - agreenroad.blogspot.com
Few people understand how close this nuclear power plant came to a meltdown after hurricane Sandy hit. Six nuclear power plants were forced into shutdown due to this storm, which was only a Category I. What would have happened if it had been a Cat 5?



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Cam V. (417)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 1:46 am
Here is the reason why I HATE and do not support nuclear energy. If it goes bad it does more harm than we could ever cope with.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 12:01 pm
Wonderful.
 

David Menard (43)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 2:45 pm
No Nukes!
 

Ann Breeden (65)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 3:05 pm
I wish I could see this but for some reason I'm getting a message saying I can't. Well, this plant is one of the older models and I'm not surprised that it has problems.
No Nuclear is my philosophy.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 3:14 pm
Crazy people harming Life. Mother Earth called. She wants her planet back.
 

Terry V. (30)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 3:40 pm
Many of the nuclear power plants are near "faults" also.
We are MURDERING our planet, thus ourselves.

EARTH CRY

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jppmMcjgWS0
 

Fred Krohn (34)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 5:27 pm
Who's in charge of the Salem and Oyster Creek safety program in NJ? TEPCO?!?! For now, truck in AGREKKO portable diesels to power the cooling systems and maintain the reactor core safe; then let the US NAVY come in and upgrade this critter!
 

louise Woychesko (1)
Sunday November 4, 2012, 8:07 pm
No one is safe. Shut down those archaic nuclear plants. Start investing in sustainable energy. The sooner the better.
 
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