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The Palisades Nuclear Plant will be decommissioned, starting in 2022.

COVERT — What happens after a nuclear power plant closes?

A bill introduced by state Rep. Jon Hoadley, D-Kalamazoo, in the Michigan House of Representatives last month aims to get more people involved in answering that question, especially with the closure of Palisades nuclear power plant looming in 2022.

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The turbine room of the Palisades Nuclear Plant, shown in 2019.

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