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North Anna Power Station, Unit 3

Project Information
Sector: Conventional Energy Production
Project Category: 
FAST-41 Covered Projects
Project Status: 

Dominion Virginia Power seeks approval for constructing and operating a new ESBWR reactor unit at the North Anna Power Station site to provide additional electricity for use in the midatlantic service areas.  The new unit would be capable of providing an additional 1500 megawatts of baseload electricity.  The combined license was issued on June 2, 2017.

Permitting Timeline

Nuclear Power Plant – Combined (construction and operating) License
Office of New Reactors
Complete 06/02/2017
Initial application received
Complete 11/27/2007
Completed application received
Complete 01/28/2008
Issuance of decision for permit/approval.
Complete 06/02/2017
Notice to proceed
Complete 03/13/2008
Review Terminated with no decision
Optional Milestones:
Final Safety Evaluation Report (FSER) Issued
Complete 01/12/2017
Draft Supplemental EIS Issued
Complete 12/31/2008
Final Supplemental EIS Issued
Complete 02/26/2010
Combined License Issued
Complete 06/02/2017
Record of Decision Issued
Complete 06/02/2017
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