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Millstone Nuclear Power Station, Units 2 and 3 - License Renewal Application

Renewed License Issued 11/28/2005

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License Renewal Review Schedule*

* These schedules reflect work plans that are subject to change. Early completion of a milestone may affect the target date of future milestones. Subsequent meetings and comment periods may change based on the revised schedule. This work plan will be updated on a periodic basis. Please see the NRC Public Meetings Page or contact the listed PM for the latest information on meetings and status.

Milestones Schedule Date Actual Date
Receive License Renewal Application 01/22/04 01/22/04
FRN Published for Receipt & Acceptability 02/03/04 02/03/04
Public Mtg to Discuss Safety Review Overview 02/17/04 02/17/04
FRN Published for Acceptance/Rejection/Opportunity for Hearing of LRA 03/12/04 03/12/04
FRN Published for Intent/Environmental Scoping Mtg 04/02/04 03/31/04
Scoping and Screening Methodology Audit Complete 05/07/04 05/07/04
Deadline for Filing Hearing Requests and Petitions for Intervention 05/11/04 05/11/04
Public Mtg to discuss Environmental Scoping 05/18/04 05/18/04
Environmental Scoping Period Ends 06/04/04 06/04/04
Environmental RAIs Issued 07/02/04 06/22/04
Regional Scoping Inspection Complete 07/30/04 07/30/04
GALL Audits Complete 08/04 07/13/04
Environmental RAI Responses Received 08/20/04 08/13/04
Regional Aging Management Review Inspection Complete 10/01/04 09/30/04
Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement Issued 12/10/04 12/03/04
FRN Published for Availability/Comment on Draft SEIS 12/17/04 12/10/04
Regional Optional Final Inspection Complete TBD N/A
Public Mtg to Discus Draft SEIS 01/11/05 01/11/05
SER with Open Items Issued 02/24/05 02/24/05
End of Draft SEIS Comment Period 03/02/05 03/02/05
ACRS Subcommittee Mtg on SER with Open Items 04/05 04/06/05
SER Open Item Responses Received 04/21/05 04/01/05
Final SEIS Issued 07/22/05 07/18/05
FRN Published for Availability of Final SEIS 07/29/05 07/22/05
Regional Administrator's Letter Issued 08/05 03/18/05
SER Issued 08/02/05 08/01/05
ACRS Full Committee Mtg on SER 09/05 09/08/05
ACRS Letter Issued 09/05 09/22/05
Staff Recommendations to Director, NRR 11/22/05 11/22/05
Decision - Director, NRR (License issued, if approved) 11/28/05 11/28/05

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Environmental Impact Statements

NUREG-1437, "Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of Nuclear Plants," Supplement 22, Regarding Millstone Nuclear Power Station, was published July 2005.

This supplement documents the NRC staff's review of the environmental issues at Millstone in support of the Dominion Nuclear Connecticut (Dominion) application for license renewal of that facility. The supplement was prepared in accordance with 10 CFR 51.71. This supplemental environmental impact statement includes the staff's analysis that considers and weighs the environmental effects of the proposed action, the environmental impacts of alternatives to the proposed action, and alternatives available for reducing or avoiding adverse impacts. It also includes the staff's recommendation regarding the proposed actions.

Public Meetings Related to Environmental Review

Date Description
01/11/05 Meeting to discuss the draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement (DSEIS) for license renewal at Millstone Power Station, Units 2 & 3.
05/18/04 Meeting to discuss the environmental scoping process for Millstone Power Station, Units 2 & 3, license renewal application.

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Safety Evaluation Report

The NRC staff reviewed the Millstone license renewal applications for compliance with the requirements of Title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations, Part 54, "Requirements for Renewal of Operating Licenses for Nuclear Power Plants," and prepared this report to document its findings. The document was first issued in February 2005, as "Safety Evaluation Report with Open Items Related to the License Renewal of the Millstone Power Station, Units 2 and 3". The report is available in ADAMS under accession number ML050600147.

In August 2005, the "Final Safety Evaluation Report Related to the License Renewal of the Millstone Power Station, Units 2 and 3" was issued as NUREG-1838.

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Public Involvement

The public is encouraged to participate in the reactor license renewal process through public meetings, and public comment periods on rules, renewal guidance, and other documents. The Reactor License Renewal Public Involvement page provides general information to help the public participate.

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Project Managers for Millstone Nuclear Power Station, Units 2 & 3

Millstone PMs
License Renewal Johnny Eads
Lead Power Plant Victor Nerses
Environmental Rich Emch

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