United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Upcoming Milestones

The following milestones are tentative and offered to promote an understanding of the key events that will occur with San Onofre, Units 2 and 2, as it progresses towards decommissioning.  Specific dates listed are subject to change.   Updated information on these activities will be provided as it becomes available.

Milestone Expected Date
NRC Transition to Oversight per Manual Chapter 2561, "Decommissioning Power Reactor Inspection Program" June 28,2013 (Unit 3)
July 22, 2013 (Unit 2)
Licensee Submittal of Certification of Permanent Cessation of Operations June 12, 2013
Removal of Fuel from Unit 2 and Licensee Submittal of Certification of Permanent Fuel Removal July 22, 2013
NRC Review and Approval of Defueled Technical Specifications TBD
Licensee Submittal of Post-Shutdown Decommissioning Activities Report and Local Public Meeting Required by June 2015
Licensee Submittal of License Termination Plan and License Amendment Request 2 years prior to expected termination of license
License Termination and Completion of Decommissioning Activities TBD (required within 60 years)

Page Last Reviewed/Updated Thursday, January 30, 2014