New cracks found in Tihange 2 Belgian nuclear power plant
More micro-cracks have been discovered at the Belgian Tihange 2 nuclear reactor near the German border. Belgian authorities say the nuclear plant is still safe.
Seventy new micro-cracks have been discovered in the high-pressure boiler at the aging Tihange 2 nuclear reactor in Belgium, since the last inspection in 2014.The security of the Tihange nuclear power plant is not in doubt and it will continue to operate, Jambon said. From flyingcuttlefish https://flyingcuttlefish.wordpress.com/2017/06/08/clap-along/
Experts using ultrasonic technology found the new cracks after positioning the camera in a different direction, according to a response from Belgian Interior Minister Jan Jambon to a parliamentary question from the Green party.