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Turkey Point Nuclear Plant, Units 3 & 4 – Subsequent License Renewal Application

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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 below listed PM for the latest information on meetings and status

Milestones Schedule Date Actual Date
Receive license renewal application (LRA) 01/2018 01/30/2018
Publish Federal Register Notice (FRN) – LRA availability 04/2018 04/18/2018
Publish FRN – acceptance/rejection and opportunity for hearing 05/2018 05/02/2018
Public Meeting – License Renewal Overview and Environmental Scoping meeting 05/2018 05/31/2018
Environmental scoping period ends 06/2018 06/21/2018
Deadline for filing hearing requests and petitions for intervention 07/2018 08/01/2018*
Issue draft supplemental environmental impact statement (SEIS) 03/2019 03/29/2019
Public Meeting – draft SEIS meeting 05/01/2019 05/01/2019
End of draft SEIS comment period 05/20/2019 05/20/2019
Issue safety evaluation report (SER) with open items 05/2019 05/21/2019
Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards (ACRS) Subcommittee meeting 06/2019  
Issue final SER 07/2019  
Issue final SEIS 08/2019  
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency FRN Published – availability of final SEIS 08/2019  
ACRS full committee meeting 09/2019  
Decision – Director, NRR 10/2019  
Commission decision, if hearing granted TBD  

*Order (Granting a Partial Extension of Time) (ML18180A185)

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Safety Evaluation Report

The NRC staff reviewed the Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Units 3 and 4 subsequent 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 a report to document its findings. The document was issued on May 21, 2019, as "Safety Evaluation Report with Open Items Related to the License Renewal of Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Units 3 and 4". Upon resolution of the open item, the NRC will issue a final safety evaluation report.

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Environmental Impact Statement

NUREG-1437, "Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of Nuclear Plants Regarding Subsequent License Renewal for Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 3 and 4 (NUREG-1437, Supplement 5, Second Renewal) Draft Report for Comment," was published in March 2019. This draft supplement documents the NRC staff's review of the environmental issues at Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 3 and 4 regarding the Florida Power & Light Company application for subsequent license renewal of that facility. The draft supplement was prepared in accordance with 10 CFR 51.71. This supplemental environmental impact statement includes the NRC staff's analysis that considers and weighs the environmental effects of the proposed action (subsequent license renewal) and the environmental impacts of alternatives to the proposed action. It also includes the NRC staff's preliminary recommendation regarding the proposed action.

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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.

Date Description

Meeting to discuss the license renewal process and environmental scoping for Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 3 and 4

05/01/2019 Meeting to present an overview of the draft supplement and to accept public comment on the draft supplement for Turkey Point Nuclear Generating Unit Nos. 3 and 4

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Project Managers for Turkey Point, Units 3 and 4

Turkey Point PMs
License Renewal (Safety) Lois James
License Renewal (Environmental) William Burton
Lead Power Plant Michael Wentzel

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Page Last Reviewed/Updated Wednesday, May 29, 2019