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Entergy Ark., takes over plant in Malvern

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MALVERN (AP) - Entergy Arkansas, Inc. has completed the purchase of the Hot Spring Energy Facility and taken over operation of the plant in Malvern.

The company announced Friday that it has completed the purchase of the Hot Spring Energy Facility plant from KGen Hot Spring LLC for an estimated $253 million. Entergy announced plans to purchase the plant last year and says it took ownership on Friday.

Entergy Arkansas provides power to about 700,000 customers in 63 counties in Arkansas.

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