[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 249 (Tuesday, December 29, 2020)]
[Page 85685]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-28626]



[Docket Nos. 50-266 and 50-301; NRC-2020-0248]

NextEra Energy Point Beach, LLC; Point Beach Nuclear Plant, Units 
1 and 2

AGENCY: Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

ACTION: Subsequent license renewal application; receipt.


SUMMARY: The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has received an 
application for the subsequent renewal of Renewed Facility Operating 
License Nos. DPR-24 and DPR-27, which authorize NextEra Energy Point 
Beach, LLC (NextEra, the applicant), to operate Point Beach Nuclear 
Plant, Units 1 and 2 (Point Beach). The subsequent renewed licenses 
would authorize the applicant to operate Point Beach for an additional 
20 years beyond the period specified in each of the current renewed 
licenses. The current renewed operating licenses for Point Beach expire 
as follows: Unit 1 on October 5, 2030, and Unit 2 on March 8, 2033.

DATES: The subsequent license renewal application referenced in this 
document is available on December 29, 2020.

ADDRESSES: Please refer to Docket ID NRC-2020-0248 when contacting the 
NRC about the availability of information regarding this document. You 
may obtain publicly available information related to this document 
using any of the following methods:
     Federal Rulemaking Website: Go to https://www.regulations.gov and search for Docket ID NRC-2020-0248. Address 
questions about Docket IDs to Jennifer Borges; telephone: 301-287-9127; 
email: [email protected]. For technical questions, contact the 
individual listed in the FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT section of 
this document.
     NRC's Agencywide Documents Access and Management System 
(ADAMS): You may obtain publicly available documents online in the 
ADAMS Public Documents collection at https://www.nrc.gov/reading-rm/adams.html. To begin the search, select ``Begin Web-based ADAMS 
Search.'' For problems with ADAMS, please contact the NRC's Public 
Document Room (PDR) reference staff at 1-800-397-4209, 301-415-4737, or 
by email to [email protected]. The ADAMS accession number for each 
document referenced (if it is available in ADAMS) is provided the first 
time that it is mentioned in this document.
     Public Library: A copy of the subsequent license renewal 
application for Point Beach can be accessed at the following public 
library (however, the library is currently closed due to the 
Coronavirus Disease 2019 public health emergency and, accordingly, 
access will be available once the library has reopened): Lester Public 
Library, 1001 Adams St., Two Rivers, Wisconsin 54211.
     Attention: The PDR, where you may examine and purchase 
copies of public documents, is currently closed. You may submit your 
request to the PDR via email at [email protected] or call 1-800-397-
4209 between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. (EST), Monday through Friday, 
except Federal holidays.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Bill Rogers, Office of Nuclear Reactor 
Regulation, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC 20555-
0001; telephone: 301-415-2945, email: [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The NRC has received an application (ADAMS 
Package Accession No. ML20329A292) from NextEra, dated November 16, 
2020, filed pursuant to Section 103 of the Atomic Energy Act of 1954, 
as amended, and part 54 of title 10 of the Code of Federal Regulations, 
for subsequent renewal of the renewed operating licenses for Point 
Beach. Subsequent renewal of the licenses would authorize the applicant 
to operate the facility for an additional 20-year period beyond the 
current renewed operating license expiration dates of October 5, 2030, 
and March 8, 2033, for Units 1 and 2, respectively. The Point Beach 
units are pressurized-water reactors located near Manitowoc, Wisconsin. 
The acceptability of the tendered application for docketing and other 
matters, including an opportunity to request a hearing, will be the 
subject of subsequent Federal Register notices.

    Dated: December 21, 2020.

    For the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Lauren K. Gibson,
Chief, License Renewal Project Branch, Division of New and Renewed 
Licenses, Office of Nuclear Reactor Regulation.
[FR Doc. 2020-28626 Filed 12-28-20; 8:45 am]