United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment

Pending Applications for Power Uprates

The following power uprates are currently under review by the NRC. The licensees for the following plants have not been authorized by the NRC to operate the plants at power levels that reflect the following increases.

(TYPE -- S = Stretch; E = Extended; MUR= Measurement Uncertainty Recapture)
(TBD = To Be Determined)

NO. PLANT % UPRATE MWt SUBMITTAL DATE PROJECTED COMPLETION
DATE
TYPE
1 Browns Ferry 2 14.3 494 06/25/2004 On Hold[1] E
2 Browns Ferry 3 14.3 494 06/25/2004 On Hold[1] E
3 Browns Ferry 1 14.3 494 06/28/2004 On Hold[1] E
4 Oconee 1 1.6 42 09/20/2011 On Hold[2] MUR
5 Oconee 2 1.6 42 09/20/2011 On Hold[2] MUR
6 Oconee 3 1.6 42 09/20/2011 On Hold[2] MUR
7 Catawba 1 1.7 58 06/23/2014 March 2015 MUR
  Total MWt   1666      
  Total MWe   555      

[1] NRC letter dated February 28, 2014, to Tennessee Valley Authority regarding Browns Ferry Power Uprate.
[2] NRC letter dated August 31, 2012, to Duke Energy regarding Oconee Power Uprate.
Page Last Reviewed/Updated Tuesday, August 26, 2014