This is how you demolish a nuclear power plant German-style. No big red button. No dramatic countdown. No “kaboom!” The engineers who brought down a disused power plant on the River Rhine last week did so without an explosion. Instead they used robots to gently collapse it like a house of cards. Or at least, as gently as you can flatten an 80-meter (262-foot) concrete cooling tower.
WTOP 16th Aug 2019 read more »