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Review Article

The Fukushima Event: The Outline and the Technological Background

Table 1

Key features of the Fukushima Units 1 to 4.

Unit NoType*Power MWe/MWthConstruction CompanyStart Operation (year)No of FA (−)CO design p (MPa)No of DG (−)

1BWR-3 MARK-I460/1380GE19714000.43 2
2 BWR-4 MARK-I 784/ 2381GE1974 548 0.38
4Hitachi CO.1978

* Reactor (above) and Containment (below) type.

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