Carolina Power & Light Company; Brunswick Steam Electric Plant, Units 1 and 2; Notice of Withdrawal of Application for Amendment to Facility Operating License, 57158 [E8-23093]

Download as PDF jlentini on PROD1PC65 with NOTICES 57158 Federal Register / Vol. 73, No. 191 / Wednesday, October 1, 2008 / Notices the proposed direct license transfer is approved, subject to the following conditions: 1. At the time of closing of the license transfer, SREC shall transfer to Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC’s Master Decommissioning Trust, the proportional amount of SREC’s decommissioning funds corresponding to the proportionate ownership interest being transferred (approximately 13.49 percent of SREC’s 18.75 percent interest in Catawba 1). 2. At the time of closing of the license transfer, SREC shall transfer to the NCEMC decommissioning fund, the proportional amount of SREC’s decommissioning fund corresponding to the proportionate ownership interest being transferred (approximately 5.26 percent of SREC’s 18.75 percent interest in Catawba 1). It is further ordered that consistent with 10 CFR 2.1315(b), the license amendment that makes a change, as indicated in Enclosure 3 to the cover letter forwarding this Order, to reflect the subject direct transfer, is approved. The amendment shall be issued and made effective at the time the proposed direct transfer action is completed. It is further ordered that after receipt of all required regulatory approvals of the proposed direct transfer action, Duke shall inform the Director of the Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation in writing of such receipt no later than 2 business days prior to the date of the closing of the direct transfer. Should the proposed direct transfer not be completed by September 30, 2009, this Order shall become null and void, provided, however, upon written application and good cause shown, such date may be extended by order. This Order is effective upon issuance. For further details with respect to this Order, see the initial application dated December 20, 2007 (Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS) Accession No. ML073580264), as supplemented by letter dated May 29, 2008 (ADAMS Accession No. ML081540469), 2008, and the Safety Evaluation dated September 25, 2008, which are available for public inspection at the Commission’s Public Document Room (PDR), located at One White Flint North, Public File Area 01 F21, 11555 Rockville Pike (first floor), Rockville, Maryland, and accessible electronically from the ADAMS public electronic reading room on the Internet at the NRC Web site, http://www.nrc.gov/readingrm/adams.html. Persons who do not have access to ADAMS or who encounter problems in accessing the documents located in ADAMS, should VerDate Aug<31>2005 18:22 Sep 30, 2008 Jkt 214001 contact the NRC PDR reference staff by telephone at 1–800–397–4209, or 301– 415–4737, or by e-mail to pdr.resource@nrc.gov. Dated at Rockville, Maryland this 25th day of September 2008. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Eric J. Leeds, Director, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation. [FR Doc. E8–23091 Filed 9–30–08; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7590–01–P NUCLEAR REGULATORY COMMISSION Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 25th day of September 2008. [Docket Nos. 50–325 and 50–324] Carolina Power & Light Company; Brunswick Steam Electric Plant, Units 1 and 2; Notice of Withdrawal of Application for Amendment to Facility Operating License The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC, the Commission) has granted the request of Carolina Power & Light Company (the licensee) to withdraw its August 13, 2007, application, as supplemented by letter dated June 19, 2008, for proposed amendments to Facility Operating License Nos. 325 and 50–324 for Brunswick Steam Electric Plant, Units 1 and 2 (BSEP), located in Brunswick County, North Carolina. The proposed amendment would have revised BSEP’s Technical Specification (TS) Table 3.3.1.2–1, ‘‘Source Range Monitor [SRM] Instrumentation,’’ to add a footnote that specifies the required locations of operable SRMs in Mode 5 during core alternations, and to make an administrative correction to Surveillance Requirement 3.3.1.2.2 in the Unit 1 TSs. The Commission had previously issued a Notice of Consideration of Issuance of Amendment published in the Federal Register on February 26, 2008 (73 FR 1025). Subsequently, the licensee determined to no longer pursue NRC approval of the proposed license amendments and by letter dated September 22, 2008, the licensee withdrew the request. For further details with respect to this action, see the application for amendments dated August 13, 2007, as supplemented by letter dated June 19, 2008, and the licensee’s letter dated September 22, 2008, which withdrew the application for license amendments. Documents may be examined, and/or copied for a fee, at the NRC’s Public Document Room (PDR), located at One White Flint North, Public File Area 01 PO 00000 Frm 00112 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 F21, 11555 Rockville Pike (first floor), Rockville, Maryland. Publicly available records will be accessible electronically from the Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS) Public Electronic Reading Room on the Internet at the NRC Web site, http://www.nrc.gov/readingrm.html. Persons who do not have access to ADAMS or who encounter problems in accessing the documents located in ADAMS should contact the NRC PDR Reference staff by telephone at 1–800–397–4209 or 301–415–4737, or by e-mail to pdr@nrc.gov. For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Farideh E. Saba, Senior Project Manager, Plant Licensing Branch II–2, Division of Operating Reactor Licensing, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation. [FR Doc. 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[Docket Nos. 50-325 and 50-324]


Carolina Power & Light Company; Brunswick Steam Electric Plant, 
Units 1 and 2; Notice of Withdrawal of Application for Amendment to 
Facility Operating License

    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC, the Commission) has 
granted the request of Carolina Power & Light Company (the licensee) to 
withdraw its August 13, 2007, application, as supplemented by letter 
dated June 19, 2008, for proposed amendments to Facility Operating 
License Nos. 325 and 50-324 for Brunswick Steam Electric Plant, Units 1 
and 2 (BSEP), located in Brunswick County, North Carolina.
    The proposed amendment would have revised BSEP's Technical 
Specification (TS) Table 3.3.1.2-1, ``Source Range Monitor [SRM] 
Instrumentation,'' to add a footnote that specifies the required 
locations of operable SRMs in Mode 5 during core alternations, and to 
make an administrative correction to Surveillance Requirement 3.3.1.2.2 
in the Unit 1 TSs.
    The Commission had previously issued a Notice of Consideration of 
Issuance of Amendment published in the Federal Register on February 26, 
2008 (73 FR 1025). Subsequently, the licensee determined to no longer 
pursue NRC approval of the proposed license amendments and by letter 
dated September 22, 2008, the licensee withdrew the request.
    For further details with respect to this action, see the 
application for amendments dated August 13, 2007, as supplemented by 
letter dated June 19, 2008, and the licensee's letter dated September 
22, 2008, which withdrew the application for license amendments. 
Documents may be examined, and/or copied for a fee, at the NRC's Public 
Document Room (PDR), located at One White Flint North, Public File Area 
01 F21, 11555 Rockville Pike (first floor), Rockville, Maryland. 
Publicly available records will be accessible electronically from the 
Agencywide Documents Access and Management System (ADAMS) Public 
Electronic Reading Room on the Internet at the NRC Web site, http://
www.nrc.gov/reading-rm.html. Persons who do not have access to ADAMS or 
who encounter problems in accessing the documents located in ADAMS 
should contact the NRC PDR Reference staff by telephone at 1-800-397-
4209 or 301-415-4737, or by e-mail to pdr@nrc.gov.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 25th day of September 2008.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Farideh E. Saba,
Senior Project Manager, Plant Licensing Branch II-2, Division of 
Operating Reactor Licensing, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation.
 [FR Doc. E8-23093 Filed 9-30-08; 8:45 am]
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