?With Japan on the brink of a devastating meltdown, nuclear power is coming under increased scrutiny around the globe. We talked to Jupiter-based Thomas Saporito, a former instrument control technician and safety whistleblower at nuclear power plants in Florida, Arizona, and Texas. Saporito now works as a consultant and nuclear power watchdog. He spent three years at Turkey Point, the Florida Power & Light-owned facility located just east of Homestead.
It was not a reassuring chat. Here are, according to Saporito, the five most dangerous aspects of the Turkey Point plant.