LIST OF ACRONYMNS

AEA U.S. Atomic Energy Act

AEC U.S. Atomic Energy Commission

AECC Angarsk Electrolysis Chemical Complex (Russia)

ANPP Armenian Nuclear Power Plant

CANDU Canadian deuterium-uranium reactors

CAS Committee on Assurances of Supply (IAEA)

EBR-II Experimental Breeder Reactor II Program (U.S.)

EFEI Experimental Fuel Element Installation (Indonesia)

ETC Enrichment Technology Company (Urenco)

FEPI Fuel Element Production Installation (Indonesia)

GIF Generation-IV International Forum

GNEP Global Nuclear Energy Partnership (U.S.)

HEU highly enriched uranium

HLW high level waste

HTGR high-temperature gas-cooled reactor

IAEA International Atomic Energy Agency

INFA International Nuclear Fuel Authority (U.S.)

INFCE International Nuclear Fuel Cycle Evaluation

INRNE BAS Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences

ITER International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (U.S.)

IUEC International Uranium Enrichment Center (Russia)

LEU low-enriched uranium

LCGP Least Cost Generation Plan (Armenia)

LWR light-water reactor

MOX mixed-oxide fuel

NEF National Enrichment Facility (U.S.)

NNPA U.S. Nuclear Nonproliferation Act of 1978

NNWS nonnuclear-weapons states

NPP nuclear power plant

NPT Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons

NSG Nuclear Suppliers Group

OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development

PWR pressurized water reactor

RANF Reliable Access to Nuclear Fuel

RIAR Research Institute of Atomic Reactors (Russia)

SWU separative work units

TBP tributyl phosphate solutions

THTR thorium high-temperature reactor

TRU transuranics

USAID U.S. Agency for International Development



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LIST OF ACRONYMNS U.S. Atomic Energy Act AEA U.S. Atomic Energy Commission AEC Angarsk Electrolysis Chemical Complex (Russia) AECC Armenian Nuclear Power Plant ANPP Canadian deuterium-uranium reactors CANDU Committee on Assurances of Supply (IAEA) CAS Experimental Breeder Reactor II Program (U.S.) EBR-II Experimental Fuel Element Installation (Indonesia) EFEI Enrichment Technology Company (Urenco) ETC Fuel Element Production Installation (Indonesia) FEPI Generation-IV International Forum GIF Global Nuclear Energy Partnership (U.S.) GNEP highly enriched uranium HEU high level waste HLW high-temperature gas-cooled reactor HTGR International Atomic Energy Agency IAEA International Nuclear Fuel Authority (U.S.) INFA International Nuclear Fuel Cycle Evaluation INFCE Institute for Nuclear Research and Nuclear Energy of the INRNE BAS Bulgarian Academy of Sciences International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (U.S.) ITER International Uranium Enrichment Center (Russia) IUEC low-enriched uranium LEU Least Cost Generation Plan (Armenia) LCGP light-water reactor LWR mixed-oxide fuel MOX National Enrichment Facility (U.S.) NEF U.S. Nuclear Nonproliferation Act of 1978 NNPA nonnuclear-weapons states NNWS nuclear power plant NPP Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons NPT Nuclear Suppliers Group NSG Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development OECD pressurized water reactor PWR Reliable Access to Nuclear Fuel RANF Research Institute of Atomic Reactors (Russia) RIAR separative work units SWU tributyl phosphate solutions TBP thorium high-temperature reactor THTR transuranics TRU U.S. Agency for International Development USAID 89

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