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Columbia Generating Station has returned to full power

Columbia Generating Station has returned to full power

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RICHLAND, WA - The Columbia Generating Station has now returned to full power after an unplanned safe shutdown last week. Reps at Energy Northwest tell us the plant reached full power at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday morning after reconnecting to the power grid late Saturday night. 

The plant shut down on Dec. 18th after a malfunction at a substation.

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