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SPD SEIS References for Appendix J


AREVA (AREVA NP, Inc.), 2012, Summary Report on Postirradiation Examinations of MOX Fuel,” ANP-10320NP, Rev. 0, Aiken, South Carolina, February.


Census (U.S. Census Bureau), 2011, 2010 Decennial Census, Summary File 1, Detailed tables, Table P5. Hispanic or Latino Origin by Race; Universe – Total Population, accessed through, August 25th.


DOE (U.S. Department of Energy), 1999, Surplus Plutonium Disposition Final Environmental Impact Statement, DOE/EIS-0283, Office of Fissile Materials Disposition, Washington, DC, November.


EPA (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency), 1988, Limiting Values of Radionuclide Intake And Air Concentration and Dose Conversion Factors For Inhalation, Submersion, And Ingestion, Federal Guidance Report No. 11, EPA 520/1-88-020, Office of Radiation Programs, Washington, DC, September.


EPA (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency), 1999, Cancer Risk Coefficients for Environmental Exposure to Radionuclides, Federal Guidance Report No. 13, EPA 402-R-99-001, Office of Radiation and Indoor Air, Washington, DC, September.


EPRI (Electric Power Research Institute), 2009, Program on Technology Innovation: Readiness of Existing and New U.S. Reactors for Mixed-Oxide (MOX) Fuel, Technical Report 1018896, Palo Alto, California, May.


IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency), 2003, Status and Advances in MOX Fuel Technology, Technical Report Series No. 415, Vienna, Austria.


INEL (Idaho National Laboratory), 2009, Full Core 3-D Simulation of a Partial MOX LWR Core, INL/EXT-09-15913, Idaho Falls, Idaho, May.


NAS (National Academy of Sciences and National Research Council), 1995, Management and Disposition of Excess Weapons Plutonium: Reactor-Related Options, ISBN: 0-309-58737-9, National Academy Press, Washington, DC.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 1976, Final Generic Environmental Statement on the Use of Recycle Plutonium in Mixed Oxide Fuel in Light Water Cooled Reactors, NUREG-0002, Rockville, Maryland, August.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 1982, Technical Guidance for Siting Criteria Development, NUREG/CR-2239, SAND81-1549, Albuquerque, New Mexico, December.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 1988, Individual Plant Examination for Severe Accident Vulnerabilities–10 CFR 50.54(f) (Generic Letter 88-20), Washington, DC, November 23.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 1998, Code Manual for MACCS2: Volume 1, User’s Guide, NUREG/CR-6613, SAND97-0594, Washington, DC, May.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 1999, Memorandum from W.D. Travers, Executive Director for Operations, to the NRC Commissioners, Re: Mixed-Oxide Fuel Use in Commercial Light Water Reactors, Washington, DC, April 14.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 2005, Environmental Impact Statement on the Construction and Operation of a Proposed Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility at the Savannah River Site, South Carolina, NUREG-1767, Office of Nuclear Material Safety and Safeguards, Washington, DC, January.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 2011, Recommendations for Enhancing Reactor Safety in the 21st Century - The Near-Term Task Force Review of Insights from the Fukushima Dai-Ichi Accident, Rockville, Maryland, July 12.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 2012a, State-of-the-Art Reactor Consequence Analyses (SOARCA) Project, Main Report (Draft), NUREG-1935, Washington, DC, January.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 2012b, “Proposed Orders and Requests for Information in Response to Lessons Learned from Japan’s March 11, 2011 Great Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami,” SECY-12-0025, Rockville, Maryland, February 17.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 2012c, “Actions in Response to the Japan Nuclear Accident” (accessed May 9, 2012,


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 2012d, Order Modifying Licenses with Regard to Requirements for Mitigation Strategies for Beyond-Design-Basis External Events, EA-12-049, Washington, DC, March 12.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 2012e, Order Modifying Licenses with Regard to Reliable Hardened Containment Vents, EA-12-050, Washington, DC, March 12.


NRC (U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission), 2012f, Order to Modify Licenses with Regard to Reliable Spent Fuel Pool Instrumentation, EA-12-051, Washington, DC, March 12.


ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), 1997, Fuel Qualification Issues and Strategies for Reactor-Based Surplus Plutonium Disposition, ORNL/TM-13405, Rev. 0, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, August.


ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), 1998, Neutronics Benchmark for the Quad Cities-1 (Cycle 2) Mixed-Oxide Assembly Irradiation, ORNL/TM-13567, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, April.


ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), 2000, Neutronic Benchmarks for the Utilization of Mixed-Oxide Fuel: Joint U.S./Russian Progress Report for Fiscal Year 1997, Volume 4, Part 2—Saxton Plutonium Program Critical Experiments, ORNL/SUB/00-XSZ175V-2, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, September.


ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), 2005, Weapons-Derived Mixed Oxide Fuel Test Irradiation Summary, ORNL/TM-2005/255, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, November.


ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), 2006, Implications of the PIE Results for the 50-GWd/MT MOX Test Capsules, ORNL/TM-2006/83, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, May.


ORNL (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), 2012, Core Average (MOX/LEU) Nuclide Ratios for Sequoyah and Browns Ferry Reactors, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, April 4.  [Proprietary]


SAIC (Science Applications International Corporation), 2007, Watts Bar Nuclear Plant Severe Reactor Accident Analysis, Germantown, Maryland, May 30.


SNL (Sandia National Laboratories), 2010, Assessment of Severe Accident Source Terms in Pressurized-Water Reactors with a 40% Mixed-Oxide and 60% Low-Enriched Uranium Core Using MELCOR 1.8.5,  SAND2008-6665, Albuquerque, New Mexico, April.


SNL (Sandia National Laboratory), 2011, Accident Source Terms for Light-Water Nuclear Power Plants Using High-Burnup or MOX Fuel, SAND2011-0128, Albuquerque, New Mexico, January.


TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), 2002a, Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement for Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant Operating License Renewal Athens, Alabama, Appendix A, “BFN Severe Accident Mitigation Alternatives Analysis,” Athens, Alabama, March.


TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), 2002b, Level 3 Consequence Assessment for Browns Ferry Nuclear (SAMA), Calc No. MDN0-999-2001-0011, Rev. 0, Athens, Alabama, March 7.


TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), 2003, Applicant’s Environmental Report, Operating License Renewal Stage, Browns Ferry Nuclear Power Plant Units, 1, 2, and 3, Appendix E, “Environmental Report,” Athens, Alabama, December.


TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), 2007, Browns Ferry Nuclear Plant Updated Final Safety Analysis Report, Chapter 14, “Plant Safety Analysis,” BFN-22, Athens, Alabama.


TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), 2010a, Surplus Plutonium Disposition Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement Data Call Response, Chattanooga, Tennessee.


TVA (Tennessee Valley Authority), 2010b, Sequoyah Nuclear Plant Updated Final Safety Analysis Report, Amendment 22, Athens, Alabama, May 24.


WNA (World Nuclear Association), 2011, “Mixed Oxide Fuel,” World Nuclear Association (accessed February 28, 2012,, August.