NH3 ammonia

NHI Nuclear Hydrogen Initiative

Ni nickle

NO2 nitrogen dioxide

NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NOx nitrogen oxides

NRC National Research Council

NWPA Nuclear Waste Policy Act

OECD Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development

OMB Office of Management and Budget

OPEC Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries

ORNL Oakridge National Laboratory

PADD Petroleum Administration for Defense Districts

PAGE Policy Analysis of the Greenhouse Effect

Pb lead

PC pulverized coal

PM10 particulate matter less than or equal to10 micron in aerodynamic diameter (coarse particulate matter)

PM2.5 particulate matter equal to or small than 2.5 micron aerodynamic diameter (fine particulate matter)

PRB Powder River Basin

PV photovoltaic

QALY quality-adjusted life year

quads quadrillion British thermal units

R&D research and development

RCRA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

RFF Resources for the Future

RFG reformulated gasoline

RICE Regional Integrated Model of Climate and the Economy

SAB Science Advisory Board

Se selenium

SF6 sulfur hexafluoride

SI spark-ignition

SIDI spark-ignition, direct-injection

SO2 sulfur dioxide

SOx sulfur oxides

SPR strategic petroleum reserve

SRR source-receptor relationships



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