Kilauea’s Wrath Threatens Power Plant — And Hawaii’s Most Powerful Industry – NPR

Another risk, besides the loss of power, rests in what might happen if the lava overcomes the state’s protective measures: “There’s a steam release, there’s many chemicals, but primarily the critical factor would be hydrogen sulfide, a very deadly gas,” Hawaii’s Emergency Management Agency chief, Tom Travis, told reporters Monday night.

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