[Federal Register Volume 75, Number 198 (Thursday, October 14, 2010)]
[Page 63212]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2010-25875]



[Docket Nos. 50-282 and 50-306; NRC-2010-0325]

Northern States Power Company--Minnesota; Notice of Withdrawal of 
Application for Amendment to Facility Operating License

    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (the Commission) has granted 
the request of Northern States Power Company, a Minnesota corporation 
(the licensee), doing business as Xcel Energy, to withdraw its January 
27, 2010, application for proposed amendment to Facility Operating 
License Nos. DPR-42 and DPR-60, for the Prairie Island Nuclear 
Generating Plant, Units 1 and 2, respectively, located in Goodhue 
    The proposed amendment would have revised the facility Technical 
Specifications (TSs) pertaining to the diesel fuel oil storage volumes 
in TS 3.8.3.
    The Commission had previously issued a Notice of Consideration of 
Issuance of Amendment published in the Federal Register on May 4, 2010 
(75 FR 23817). However, by letter dated September 16, 2010, the 
licensee withdrew the proposed change.
    For further details with respect to this action, see the 
application for amendment dated January 27, 2010 (Agencywide Documents 
Access and Management System (ADAMS) Accession No. ML100280162), and 
the licensee's letter dated September 16, 2010 (ADAMS Accession No. 
ML102590644), which withdrew the application for license amendment. 
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 
O1 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/adams.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 [email protected].

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 1st day of October 2010.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Thomas J. Wengert,
Senior Project Manager, Plant Licensing Branch III-1, Division of 
Operating Reactor Licensing, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation.
[FR Doc. 2010-25875 Filed 10-13-10; 8:45 am]