Saturday, March 12, 2011
Radiation Level Rising In Fukushima Nuclear Plant Turbine Building
FUKUSHIMA (Kyodo)--The radiation level is rising in the building housing a turbine of the No. 1 reactor of the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant following Friday's powerful earthquake, the operator Tokyo Electric Power Co. said Saturday.
The company also said monitoring data suggested the air pressure level has also soared inside the container of the reactor.