Nuclear test reactor will be closed
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JANUARY 18, 2001

Outgoing Secretary of Energy Bill Richardson will order the permanent shutdown of the Fast Flux Test Facility on the Hanford Nuclear Reservation in Washington this week, a Department of Energy spokesman said on Wednesday.

Richardson, a former New Mexico Congressman and UN ambassador, next plans on teaching a course the Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

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