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If"It"Happened"Here"At"San"Onofre," Would"Regulators"" Respond"Differently?"
June 4, 2013 San Diego, CA
By Fairewinds Associates Inc, Burlington VT Via Friends of the Earth

What Does A Meltdown Look Like?

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NRC$Probabilis-c$Risk$Analysis$Claims$a$ Meltdown$is$a$Once$in$a$200$Year$Event.$
History"shows" there"have"been" 5"meltdowns"in" the"past"35"years"

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How"BAD"COULD"IT"BE?""
The"Secret"Is"In"The"AssumpRons"

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NRC"Chuck"Casto,"March"16,"2011:"
…of"course,"that"Mark"1"containment"is"the" worst"one"of"all"the"containments"we"have," and"it's"literally,"you"know,"this"NUREG"tells" you"that"in"a"staRon"blackout"you're"going"to" lose"containment."There's"no"doubt"about"it. "
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NRC Spokesperson Neil Sheehan told Vermont officials that the Vermont Yankee cooling tower collapse was only a “sagging, deformation in some of the wood”.

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OperaRng"San"Onofre"Is"Harder"Than" Rocket"Science…"

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Like-for-Like?$
This giant structure is a stay cylinder like the one that Edison removed from the RSGs, yet Edison claimed the RSGs were like-for-like. •  In 2004 Edison said its modifications are NOT like-for-like •  In 2006 Edison said its modifications are like-for-like •  In 2012 Edison said it was "Improving like-for-like"
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Moving"Forward?"
•  Edison's"Own"Consultants"Can't"Agree"On"The" Cause"of"Tube"Wear" •  Edison's"New"RSG"Design"Not"Previously" Analyzed,"Reviewed,"or"Approved"by"NRC" •  Atomic"Safety"and"Licensing"Board"Calls"New" Design"An""Experiment"" •  Atomic"Safety"and"Licensing"Board"Says"Public" Licensing"Must"Occur"
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Hot Particles?

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Soil Samples: 7,000 Bq/kg In Tokyo Qualifies As Radioactive Waste in US

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Car"Air"Filters"Are"Loaded"With"RadioacRve"Isotopes,"Now" Imagine"These"RadioacRve"Hot"Spots"Inside"People’s"Lungs"

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Sooner"or"later,"in"any"foolproof"system,"" the"fools"are"going"to"exceed"the"proofs!" " " """ " "" " "Arnie"Gundersen"""

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Credits:"
•  Explosion"Sequence,"Geoff"Sucon,"UK" •  RadiaRon"Exposure"To"The"PopulaRon"In"Japan"Afer"The" Earthquake,"Marco"Kaltofen,"MS,"PE"(Civil,"MA)"Department"of"Civil" and"Environmental"Engineering"Worcester"Polytechnic"InsRtute," Worcester,"MA."Presented"October"31,"2011"At"the"139th"Annual" MeeRng"of"the"American"Public"Health"AssociaRon,"Washington," DC" •  Tokyo"Graphic,"Dr."John"Downer,"Stanton"Nuclear"Fellow,"Center" for"InternaRonal"Security"And"CooperaRon"(CISAC);"Stanford" University,"CA"" •  Three"Mile"Island"Map"from"presentaRon"by"Epidemiologist"Dr." Steve"Wing,"University"of"North"Carolina" •  Safety"Complaints"from"OnjSite"Employees"&"Contractors,"U.S." Nuclear"Power"Plants,"2007"to"2012"(6"years),"SanOnofreSafety.org" •  Edison"San"Onofre"Spoof"Video"created"by"Edison"Staff"Including" Senior"Managers:"YouTube"video"from"10News.com;" hcp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sP31j6KqdmM"""
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Arnie$Gundersen,$Chief$Engineer$ Fairewinds$Associates,$Inc$
Nuclear"Engineering,"Safety,"and"Reliability"Expert"" 42jyears"of"nuclear"industry"experience"and"oversight"" " ME"NE "Master"of"Engineering"Nuclear"Engineering" Rensselaer"Polytechnic"InsRtute,"1972" " "U.S."Atomic"Energy"Commission"Fellowship" " "Thesis:""Cooling"Tower"Plume"Rise" " BS"NE "Bachelor"of"Science"Nuclear"Engineering" Rensselaer"Polytechnic"InsRtute,"1971,"" Cum"Laude" " "James"J."Kerrigan"Scholar" " RO " "Licensed"Reactor"Operator" U.S."Atomic"Energy"Commission" " "License"#"OPj3014"

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