Power Generation in Japan industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2010-14, and forecast to 2019). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.
The power generation industry volume is defined as the total electrical energy (TWh) generated within a country over the course of each calendar year.The value of the industry is given by multiplying volume by the annual average wholesale power price, or equivalent. The power generation industry is segmented by volume into electricity produced from nuclear, conventional (thermal generation from fossil fuels), and renewable (hydropower, wind, solar, biomass, and similar) sources. It excludes energy sourced from hydroelectric pumped storage. All currency conversions were calculated using constant average annual 2014 exchange rates.
The Japanese power generation industry had total revenues of $137.4bn in 2014, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.8% between 2010 and 2014.
Industry production volumes declined with a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -1% between 2010 and 2014, to reach a total of 990.9 TWh in 2014.
Japan's nuclear power generation capacityremained suspended from service in 2014, following the Fukushima nuclear disaster in 2011
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