[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 77 (Friday, April 20, 2012)]
[Pages 23766-23767]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-9580]



[Docket Nos. 50-269, 50-270, and 50-287; NRC-2012-0093]

Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC; Notice of Withdrawal of Application 
for Amendment to Facility Operating License

    The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (the Commission) has granted 
the request of Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC (the licensee) to withdraw 
its November 15, 2010, application for proposed amendment to

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Renewed Facility Operating Licenses DPR-38, DPR-47, and DPR-55, for the 
Oconee Nuclear Station, Units 1, 2, and 3, respectively, located in 
Oconee County, South Carolina.
    The proposed amendment would approve changes to the updated final 
safety analysis report to allow operation of a reverse osmosis system 
during normal plant operation to remove silica from the borated water 
storage tank and the spent fuel pool.
    The Commission had previously issued a Notice of Consideration of 
Issuance of Amendment published in the Federal Register on December 14, 
2010 (75 FR 77911). However, by letter dated April 3, 2012 (Agencywide 
Documents and Access Management System (ADAMS) Accession No. 
ML12095A184), the licensee withdrew the proposed change.
    For further details with respect to this action, see the 
application for amendment dated November 15, 2010 (ADAMS Accession No. 
ML103220101), as supplemented by letters dated February 18, 2011 (ADAMS 
Accession No. ML110550616), May 12, 2011 (ADAMS Accession No. 
ML11137A112), August 2, 2011 (ADAMS Accession No. ML11215A198), October 
10, 2011 (ADAMS Accession No. ML11285A302), and December 15, 2011 
(ADAMS Accession No. ML11354A253), and the licensee's letter dated 
April 3, 2012, 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 documents created or received at the NRC are 
accessible electronically through the Agencywide Documents Access and 
Management System (ADAMS) in the NRC Library at 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 email to [email protected].

    Dated at Rockville, Maryland, this 12th day of April 2012.
John Stang,
Senior Project Manager, Plant Licensing Branch II-1, Division of 
Operating Reactor Licensing, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation.
[FR Doc. 2012-9580 Filed 4-19-12; 8:45 am]