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E8–10713 Filed 5–13–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7537–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION [Docket No. 50–482] Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation; Wolf Creek Generating Station; Notice of Availability of the Final Supplement 32 to the Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of Nuclear Plants, Regarding the License Renewal of Wolf Creek Generating Station Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC, Commission) has published a final plant-specific supplement to the ‘‘Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of Nuclear Plants (GEIS),’’ NUREG–1437, regarding the renewal of operating license NPF–42 for an additional 20 years of operation for the Wolf Creek Generating Station (Wolf Creek). Wolf Creek is located 3.5 miles northeast of the town of Burlington, in Coffey County, Kansas. It is approximately 75 miles southwest of Kansas City and approximately 3.5 miles east of the Neosho River and the John Redmond Reservoir. The nearest population center, Emporia, is 28 miles westnorthwest of the site. Other nearby communities are New Strawn and Burlington. Possible alternatives to the proposed action (license renewal) include no action and reasonable alternative energy sources. As discussed in Section 9.3 of the final Supplement 32, based on: (1) The analysis and findings in the GEIS; (2) PO 00000 Frm 00071 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 the Environmental Report submitted by Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation; (3) consultation with Federal, State, and local agencies; (4) the staff’s own independent review; and (5) the staff’s consideration of public comments, the recommendation of the staff is that the Commission determine that the adverse environmental impacts of license renewal for Wolf Creek are not so great that preserving the option of license renewal for energy-planning decision makers would be unreasonable. The final Supplement 32 to the GEIS is publicly available at the NRC Public Document Room (PDR), located at One White Flint North, 11555 Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20852, or from the NRC’s Agency-wide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS). The ADAMS Public Electronic Reading Room is accessible at http://adamswebsearch.nrc.gov/ dologin.htm. The Accession Number for the final Supplement 32 to the GEIS is ML081260608. Persons who do not have access to ADAMS, or who encounter problems in accessing the documents located in ADAMS, should contact the NRC’s PDR Reference staff by telephone at 1–800–397–4209, or 301–415–4737, or by e-mail at pdr@nrc.gov. The Accession Number for the final Supplement 32 to the GEIS is ML081260608. In addition, the Kansas Public Library Burlington Branch in Burlington, Kansas, has agreed to make the final Supplement available for public inspection. Mr. Tam Tran, Project Branch 1, Division of License Renewal, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Mail Stop O– 11F1, Washington, DC 20555–0001. Mr. Tran may be contacted by telephone at 1–800–368–5642, extension 3617 or via e-mail at Tam.Tran@nrc.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 8th day of May, 2008. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Louise Lund, Branch Chief, Project Branch 1, Division of License Renewal, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation. [FR Doc. E8–10822 Filed 5–13–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P E:\FR\FM\14MYN1.SGM 14MYN1

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NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION

[Docket No. 50-482]


Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation; Wolf Creek Generating 
Station; Notice of Availability of the Final Supplement 32 to the 
Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of Nuclear 
Plants, Regarding the License Renewal of Wolf Creek Generating Station

    Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission 
(NRC, Commission) has published a final plant-specific supplement to 
the ``Generic Environmental Impact Statement for License Renewal of 
Nuclear Plants (GEIS),'' NUREG-1437, regarding the renewal of operating 
license NPF-42 for an additional 20 years of operation for the Wolf 
Creek Generating Station (Wolf Creek). Wolf Creek is located 3.5 miles 
northeast of the town of Burlington, in Coffey County, Kansas. It is 
approximately 75 miles southwest of Kansas City and approximately 3.5 
miles east of the Neosho River and the John Redmond Reservoir. The 
nearest population center, Emporia, is 28 miles west-northwest of the 
site. Other nearby communities are New Strawn and Burlington. Possible 
alternatives to the proposed action (license renewal) include no action 
and reasonable alternative energy sources.
    As discussed in Section 9.3 of the final Supplement 32, based on: 
(1) The analysis and findings in the GEIS; (2) the Environmental Report 
submitted by Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation; (3) consultation 
with Federal, State, and local agencies; (4) the staff's own 
independent review; and (5) the staff's consideration of public 
comments, the recommendation of the staff is that the Commission 
determine that the adverse environmental impacts of license renewal for 
Wolf Creek are not so great that preserving the option of license 
renewal for energy-planning decision makers would be unreasonable.
    The final Supplement 32 to the GEIS is publicly available at the 
NRC Public Document Room (PDR), located at One White Flint North, 11555 
Rockville Pike, Rockville, Maryland 20852, or from the NRC's Agency-
wide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS). The ADAMS Public 
Electronic Reading Room is accessible at http://adamswebsearch.nrc.gov/
dologin.htm. The Accession Number for the final Supplement 32 to the 
GEIS is ML081260608. Persons who do not have access to ADAMS, or who 
encounter problems in accessing the documents located in ADAMS, should 
contact the NRC's PDR Reference staff by telephone at 1-800-397-4209, 
or 301-415-4737, or by e-mail at pdr@nrc.gov. The Accession Number for 
the final Supplement 32 to the GEIS is ML081260608. In addition, the 
Kansas Public Library Burlington Branch in Burlington, Kansas, has 
agreed to make the final Supplement available for public inspection.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Mr. Tam Tran, Project Branch 1, 
Division of License Renewal, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation, U.S. 
Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Mail Stop O-11F1, Washington, DC 20555-
0001. Mr. Tran may be contacted by telephone at 1-800-368-5642, 
extension 3617 or via e-mail at Tam.Tran@nrc.gov.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 8th day of May, 2008.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Louise Lund,
Branch Chief, Project Branch 1, Division of License Renewal, Office of 
Nuclear Reactor Regulation.
[FR Doc. E8-10822 Filed 5-13-08; 8:45 am]
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