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What does RHR stand for?

RHR stands for Residual Heat Removal (nuclear power)

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com/prnh/20100304/TVALOGO) The valve is part of a residual heat removal system, which helps keep reactors properly cooled during routine operations and in the event of a fire or other emergency.
The points made by the statement include: (1) utmost efforts must be made to both prevent the release of a large amount of radioactive substances and to reactivate the residual heat removal system which internally circulates water to cool reactors and spent fuel storages, (2) spent nuclear fuel must be completely immersed in water, (3) detailed measurement of radioactivity both in the air and the soil in various areas and assessment of their effects must be announced so that area-specific measures can be taken and (4) residents should be fully informed before and after radioactive substances are vented from reactors.