NEI released and posted to its YouTube site a new, five-minute video that explains the industry's comprehensive strategic approach that it's implementing nationwide to enhance nuclear plant safety in the face of extreme natural events. The high-definition video incorporates first-of-its kind footage of the deployment of new emergency response equipment at U.S. nuclear energy facilities. The video also features animation and interviews with industry leaders and technical staff discussing nuclear plant safety.
The diverse and flexible (FLEX) response strategy developed by industry addresses the major challenges encountered at the Fukushima Daiichi power station following the March 11, 2011, earthquake and tsunami: the loss of power to maintain effective reactor fuel cooling. Learn more.
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