The Columbia Generating Station near Richland was shut down Monday afternoon, the first unplanned shutdown in more than six years.
The Columbia Generating Station near Richland was shut down Monday afternoon, the first unplanned shutdown in more than six years. Tri-City Herald file
The Columbia Generating Station near Richland was shut down Monday afternoon, the first unplanned shutdown in more than six years. Tri-City Herald file

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