United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Yankee Rowe

1.0 Site Identification

Location: Rowe, MA
License No.: DPR-3
Docket No.: 50-29
License Status: Unknown
Project Manager: John Hickman

2.0 Site Status Summary

The plant was permanently shutdown on October 1, 1991. The DECON decommissioning plan was approved in February 1995 and the plant has completed dismantlement under 10 CFR 50.59. The licensee completed construction of an on-site ISFSI under a general license. The ISFSI became fully operational with the transfer of the last canister containing GTCC material in June 2003. The ISFSI contains fifteen canisters of spent fuel and one canister of GTCC material.

3.0 Major Technical or Regulatory Issues

A partial site release request, to reduce the site to the ISFSI, is currently under review by the NRC.

4.0 Estimated Date For Closure

Page Last Reviewed/Updated Friday, May 30, 2014