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Nuclear Power in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Nuclear Power in the US

The Nuclear Power industry has contracted due to lack luster electricity demand and slow electricity price growth. Electricity is a necessity for consumers and businesses, resulting in stable demand for industry operators; however, nuclear power generation has grown sluggishly due to growing public concerns regarding nuclear safety. Public concerns regarding nuclear safety have grown over the past several years, mostly due to the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi disaster in Japan. Therefore, nuclear capacity additions slowed and facilities steadily closed. Over the five years to 2022, the Nuclear Power industry is anticipated to grow slowly as electric power consumption rises alongside electricity prices. Industrial production is also projected to increase. Nevertheless, nuclear power generation is expected to fall, as the Electric Power Transmission industry increasingly looks to different fuels to source electricity.

This industry consists of companies that operate nuclear-powered, electricity generation plants. The power plants use nuclear fuel to generate steam, which in turn is used to power turbines that generate electric power. The electricity reaches end users via transmission or distribution systems. This industry excludes government-owned nuclear facilities.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2017)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Industrial production index
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2017)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2017)
    • Table Business Locations 2017
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major players
    • Table Exelon Corporation (US industry-specific revenue) - financial performance
    • Table Dominion Energy Inc. (US industry-specific revenue) - financial performance
    • Table Entergy Corporation (US industry-specific revenue) - financial performance
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs Growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
    • Table Industry Financial Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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