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Appendix O: Acronyms
Pages 371-376

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From page 371...
... Appendix O Acronyms € Euro ¥ Yen ABWR Advanced boiling water reactor AC Alternating current ACRS Advisory Committee on Reactor Safeguards ADAMS Agencywide Documents Access and Management System ADS Automatic depressurization system AEA Atomic Energy Act AEC Atomic Energy Commission AESJ Atomic Energy Society of Japan AFW Auxiliary feedwater ALARA As Low As Reasonably Achievable AM Accident management ANS American Nuclear Society AOP Abnormal operating procedures ASME American Society of Mechanical Engineers ATWS Anticipated transient without scram B.5.b Section B.5.b of Order EA-06-137 BDB Beyond design basis B.P. Before present BWR Boiling water reactor CANDU Canada deuterium uranium CDC U.S.
From page 372...
... D/W Drywell EAL Emergency action level EC European Commission ECCS Emergency core cooling system EDG Emergency diesel generator EDMGs Extensive damage mitigation guidelines ENSI Eidgenössisches Nuklearsicherheitsinspektorat (Swiss Federal Nuclear Safety Inspectorate) ENSREG European Nuclear Safety Regulators Group EOC Emergency operations center EOPs Emergency operating procedures EPRI Electric Power Research Institute EPZ Emergency planning zone ERC Emergency response center ERDA Energy Research and Development Administration EU European Union FEMA U.S.
From page 373...
... JAEA Japan Atomic Energy Agency JAEC Japan Atomic Energy Commission JAES Japan Atomic Energy Society JANSI Japan Nuclear Safety Institute JANTI Japan Nuclear Technology Institute JAPC Japan Atomic Power Company JNES Japanese Nuclear Energy Safety Organization JSCE Japan Society of Civil Engineers JST Japan Standard Time; Japan Science and Technology Agency KI Potassium iodide K-NET Kyoshin Network KiK-Net Kiban Kyoshin Network L Length
From page 374...
... NCRP National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements NEA Nuclear Energy Agency (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) NEI Nuclear Energy Institute NEPA National Environmental Policy Act NERHQ Nuclear Emergency Response Headquarters NISA Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency (Japan)
From page 375...
... Occupational Safety and Health Administration P Pressure PAGs Protective action guidelines PAZ Precautionary action zone PCV Primary containment vessel PRA Probabilistic risk assessment PSA Probabilistic safety analysis; Probabilistic safety assessment psi Pounds per square inch psia Pounds per square inch absolute psig Pounds per square inch gage PWR Pressurized water reactor R/B Reactor building RCIC Reactor core isolation cooling REM Roentgen equivalent man REP Radiological emergency preparedness RFP Reactor feedwater pump RHR Residual heat removal RIR Risk-informed regulations RPV Reactor pressure vessel RWCU Reactor water cleanup unit RWST Reactor water storage tank S/C Suppression chamber
From page 376...
... SNF Spent nuclear fuel SNL Sandia National Laboratories SNM Special nuclear materials SPAR Standardized plant analysis risk SPEEDI System for Prediction of Environment Emergency Dose Information SPDS Safety parameter display system SPSA Seismic probabilistic safety assessment SRV Safety relief valve SSAMG Shutdown severe accident management guidelines SSCs Structures, systems, and components T Temperature T/B Turbine building TAF Top of active fuel TEPCO Tokyo Electric Power Company TMI Three Mile Island TOPOFF Top officials' exercises UCS Union of Concerned Scientists UNSCEAR United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation USEPA U.S. Environmental Protection Agency USFDA U.S.

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