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Possible Hanford Nuclear Expansion
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — A Tri-Cities group is studying the possible benefits of building a small modular nuclear reactor system at the Hanford nuclear reservation. The Tri-City Herald says the state Legislature set aside $500,000 to study small modular reactors in the Tri-Cities to meet future demand for low-carbon power.