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Nine Mile Point Units 1 & 2 - License Renewal Application

Renewed License Issued 10/31/06

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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 05/27/04 05/27/04
FRN Published for Receipt and Availability 06/08/04 06/08/04
FRN Published for Acceptance/Rejection and Opportunity for Hearing 07/21/04 07/21/04
FRN Published for Intent/Environmental Scoping Mtg 08/09/04 08/09/04
Deadline for Filing Hearing Requests and Petitions for Intervention 09/20/04 09/20/04
Public Mtg - Environmental Scoping Mtg 09/21/04 09/21/04
Environmental Scoping Period Ends 10/11/04 10/11/04
Environmental RAIs Issued 11/08/04 11/08/04
Applicant Requested a 90-day grace period (4 and ½ calendar months) N/A 03/03/05
90-day Requested grace period ends 07/15/05 07/15/05
Receive amended updated license renewal application 07/15/05 07/15/05
Draft supplemental environmental impact statement (SEIS) issued 09/30/05 09/29/05
FRN published for availability/comment on draft SEIS 10/07/05 09/29/05
Public Meeting to discuss draft SEIS 11/17/05 11/17/05
End of Draft SEIS Comment Period 12/22/05 12/22/05
Safety Evaluation Report (SER) with open items issued 03/03/06 03/03/06
Final SEIS Issued 05/29/06 05/19/06
FRN published for availability of final SEIS 06/05/06 05/25/06
ACRS Subcommittee meeting on SER with open items 04/06 04/05/06
SER Issued 06/02/06 06/01/06
ACRS Full Committee Mtg on SER 07/06 07/12/06
ACRS Letter Issued 07/06 08/02/06
Staff Recommendation to Director, NRR (w/ No Hearing) 10/--/06 10/13/06
Decision - Director, NRR (license issued, if approved) 10/--/06 10/31/06

Revised schedule as stated in letter to the applicant (ML052870573).

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Safety Evaluation Report

The NRC staff reviewed the Nine Mile Point license renewal application 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 issued in March 2006, as "Safety Evaluation Report With Open Items Related to the License Renewal of Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2". The report is available in ADAMS under accession number ML060580758.

In September 2006, the report "Safety Evaluation Report Related to the License Renewal of Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station, Units 1 and 2" was issued as NUREG-1900. The report is available in ADAMS under accession numbers ML061460313.

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Environmental Impact Statements

NUREG-1437, "Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of Nuclear Plants," Supplement 24, Regarding Nine Mile Point Nuclear Power Plant, was published May 2006.

This supplement documents the NRC staff's review of the environmental issues at Nine Mile Point related to the Constellation Energy 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
09/21/04 Meeting to discuss the environmental scoping process for Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station, Units 1 & 2, license renewal application.

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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 Nine Mile Point Nuclear Plant

Nine Mile Point Nuclear Plant PMs
License Renewal Tommy Le
Lead Power Plant Tim Colburn
Environmental Samuel Hernandez-Quinones

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