A Potential California Fukishima

Added on by Alex Koehne.

Well, this is uncomfortable. Sounds like the Diable Canyon Nuclear Power Plant, which happens to sit stupidly close to several fault lines including the San Andreas and Hosgri, has been found to be rather unsafe. Come the right kind of natural disaster and California's home prices would be sure to drop for the next... how long is the half life of plutonium again? Anyway, it's located a bit north of Santa Barbara and luckily for us, the Fukishima disaster has turned the spotlight on our aging nuclear infrastructure. Let's hope "the big one" waits for us to get our act together! Read more at baycitizen.org