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Electric company breaks ground on new expansion in the Four States

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Empire District Electric Company marks a new era for power generation at its Riverton, Kansas power plant.

The electric company broke ground Thursday on the expansion.  The new unit will produce more than 100 mega-watts of additional power.

The construction project will employ at least 140 workers in the area and is expected to be completed in 2016.

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