[Federal Register Volume 69, Number 84 (Friday, April 30, 2004)]
[Pages 23824-23825]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 04-9812]



[Docket No. 50-395]

South Carolina Electric & Gas Company, Virgil C. Summer Nuclear 
Station, Unit 1; Notice of Issuance of Renewed Facility Operating 
License No. NPF-12 for an Additional 20-Year Period

    Notice is hereby given that the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission 
(the Commission) has issued Renewed Facility Operating License No. NPF-
12 to South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (the licensee), the 
operator of Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Unit No. 1 (V. C. Summer, 
Unit No. 1). Renewed Facility Operating License No. NPF-12 authorizes 
operation of Virgil C. Summer, Unit No. 1, by the licensee at reactor 
core power levels not in excess of 2900 megawatts thermal in accordance 
with the provisions of the Virgil C. Summer renewed license and its 
Technical Specifications.
    The Virgil C. Summer Nuclear Station, Unit No. 1 is a Westinghouse 
pressurized water nuclear reactor located in Fairfield County, South 
    The application for the renewed license complies with the standards 
and requirements of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, as amended (the 
Act), and the Commission's regulations. As required by the Act and the 
Commission's regulations in 10 CFR Chapter 1, the Commission has made 
appropriate findings, which are set forth in the license. Prior public 
notice of the action involving the proposed issuance of the renewed 
license and of an opportunity for a hearing regarding the proposed 
issuance of the renewed license was published in the Federal Register 
on October 4, 2002 (67 FR 62272).
    For further details with respect to this action, see (1) the South 
Carolina's Electric & Gas Company's license renewal application for 
Virgil C. Summer, Unit No. 1 dated August 6, 2002; (2) the Commission's 
safety evaluation report dated March 2004 (NUREG-1787); (3) the 
licensee's updated safety analysis report; and (4) the Commission's 
final environmental impact statement for Virgil C. Summer Nuclear 
Station (NUREG-1437, Supplement 15, dated February 2004). These 
documents are available at the NRC's Public Document Room, One White 
Flint North, 11555 Rockville Pike, first floor, Rockville, Maryland 
20852, and can be viewed from the NRC Public Electronic Reading Room at 

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    Copies of Renewed Facility Operating License No. NPF-12 may be 
obtained by writing to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, 
Washington, DC 20555-0001, Attention: Director, Division of Regulatory 
Improvement Programs. Copies of the safety evaluation report (NUREG-
1787) and the final environmental impact statement (NUREG-1437, 
Supplement 15) for Virgil C. Summer may be purchased from the National 
Technical Information Service, U.S. Department of Commerce, 
Springfield, Virginia 22161 (http://www.ntis.gov), (703) 605-6000, or 
Attention: Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing 
Office, P.O. Box 371954 Pittsburgh, PA 15250-7954 (http://www.gpoaccess.gov), (202) 512-1800. All orders should clearly identify 
the NRC publication number and the requestor's Government Printing 
Office deposit account number or VISA or MasterCard number and 
expiration date.

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this the 23rd day of April, 2004.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Pao-Tsin Kuo,
Program Director, License Renewal and Environmental Impacts Program, 
Division of Regulatory Improvement Programs, Office of Nuclear Reactor 
[FR Doc. 04-9812 Filed 4-29-04; 8:45 am]