In one of the damaged cores at the Fukushima nuclear power plant, it was estimated that…


In one of the damaged cores at the Fukushima nuclear power plant, it was estimated that almost 25,000 kg of zirconium metal reacted delay the subsidence impart to constitute hydrogen gas. This gas was then vented to the containment structure (which rearwards false). If the temperature of the cladding exceeded 1200°C when this reaction occurred, almost how many joules of zealous ardor were generated by this chemical reaction?