On May 25, 2012, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission announced its 3-1-1 vote to relicense Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, Massachusetts. Here is an excerpt from the relicensing document and a link to the full 16-page document →
Dear Mr. Balduzzi:
The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) has issued Renewed Facility Operating License No. DPR-35 for the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station (PNPS) (Enclosure 1). The NRC issued the renewed facility operating license based on the staff’s review of your application dated January 25, 2006, as supplemented by letters submitted to the NRC through April 24, 2012. The review did not result in an amendment of the technical specifications for PNPS. The period of extended operation for PNPS begins at midnight on June 8,2012.
Renewed Facility Operating License No. DPR-35 expires at midnight on June 8, 2032.
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