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NRC Issues Draft Guidance for Compliance with Risk-Informed ECCS Design Standard

The NRC has issued for public comment draft regulatory guide (DG) DG-1322, “Alternative Risk-Informed Approach for Addressing the Effects of Debris on Post-Accident Long-Term Core Cooling.”  The draft regulatory guide proposes new guidance for compliance with the voluntary, risk-informed alternative for addressing the effects of debris during long-term cooling in 10 CFR 50.46c(e).  Comments are due by July 6, 2015.

To view the Federal Register notice, click here.

To view DG-1322, click here.