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Nuclear Power in South Korea, Market Outlook to 2020, 2011 Update Capacity, Generation, Regulations, Power Plants, Companies

Published By :

GlobalData

Published Date : Jun 2011

Category :

Nuclear Power

No. of Pages : 87 Pages

 

South Korea had a total installed capacity of 73,881 MW and installed nuclear capacity of 18,101 MW in 2010. Currently the country is operating 21 nuclear power reactors. The current operating commercial nuclear reactors in the country are of Pressurized Water Reactor (PWR) and Pressurized Heavy Water Reactor (PHWR) types. Nuclear energy plays a major role in the country’s energy mix. Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co, Ltd (KHNP) is the key player in South Korea’s nuclear power industry. There are around five nuclear power reactors under construction and six more nuclear power reactors are under planning phase, of which two nuclear power reactors are reasonably firmly planned. The nuclear reactors under construction and planning phase are of OPR-1000 and APR-1400 types.

 

Scope

 

  • The report analyzes South Korea’s nuclear power industry to 2020.
  • Explores and analyzes the trends and developments in South Korea\'s nuclear power industry.
  • Provides details about historic and forecast installed nuclear capacity and generation.

 

Reasons to buy

 

The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner. It will allow you to

 

  • Gain most up to date information and analysis on South Korea’s nuclear power industry.
  • Understand the role of nuclear power in the country\'s energy mix.
  • Facilitate decision making by understanding the trends and developments in South Korea\'s nuclear power industry.

Table Of Contents

1 Table Of Contents

1 Table Of Contents 2
1.1 List of Tables 5
1.2 List of Figures 6

2 Executive Summary 7
2.1 Nuclear Power Industry in South Korea 7
2.2 Trends and Developments in South Koreas Nuclear Power Industry 7

3 Introduction 8
3.1 GlobalData Report Guidance 8

4 Nuclear Power Industry in South Korea 9
4.1 Overview 9
4.2 Nuclear Power Plays a Key Role in South Koreas Electricity Sector 9
4.2.1 South Korea, Power Generation by Fuel Type 9
4.2.2 South Korea Power, Installed Capacity and Power Generation 10
4.3 South Korea, Installed Nuclear Capacity and Generation 14
4.3.1 South Korea, Nuclear Installed Capacity and Generation, 20002020 14
4.3.2 South Korea, Operational and Under Construction Nuclear Power Reactors 18
4.4 Regulatory Framework: Emphasis on Nuclear Safety 20
4.4.1 Nuclear Policy 20
4.4.2 South Korea, Nuclear Regulations 21
4.4.3 Regulatory Agencies 22

5 Trends and Developments in South Koreas Nuclear Power Industry 23
5.1 Key Drivers, Challenges and Trends 23
5.1.1 Key Drivers 23
5.1.2 Challenges 24
5.1.3 Trends 24
5.2 South Koreas Nuclear Power Outlook 25
5.2.1 Investment Opportunities: Uranium Exporters, Technology Suppliers 25

6 Republic of Korea, Nuclear Power Plants, Technical Details 27
6.1 Kori 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 27
6.2 Kori 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 29
6.3 Kori 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 32
6.4 Kori 4, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 34
6.5 Shin-Kori 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 37
6.6 Ulchin 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 38
6.7 Ulchin 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 41
6.8 Ulchin 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 43
6.9 Ulchin 4, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 46
6.10 Ulchin 5, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 48
6.11 Ulchin 6, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 51
6.12 Wolsong 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 53
6.13 Wolsong 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 56
6.14 Wolsong 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 58
6.15 Wolsong 4, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 61
6.16 Yonggwang 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 63
6.17 Yonggwang 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 66
6.18 Yonggwang 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 68
6.19 Yonggwang 4, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 71
6.20 Yonggwang 5, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 73
6.21 Yonggwang 6, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 76

7 Key Players in South Koreas Nuclear Industry 79
7.1 Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co 79
7.1.1 Company Overview 79
7.1.2 Business Description 79
7.1.3 Major Products and Services 81
7.1.4 History 81
7.1.5 Locations and Subsidiaries 84

8 Appendix 85
8.1 Abbreviations (in alphabetical order) 85
8.2 Methodology 85
8.2.1 Coverage 85
8.2.2 Secondary Research 86
8.2.3 Primary Research 86
8.2.4 Modeling and Forecasting 87
8.3 Contact Us 87
8.4 Disclaimer 87

List of Table

 

Table 1: South Korea, Historic and Forecast Power Generation Capacity, MW, 2000-2020 12

Table 2: South Korea, Historic and Forecast Power Generation, BkWh, 2000-2020 14

Table 3: South Korea, Nuclear Installed Capacity, MW, 2000-2020 16

Table 4: South Korea, Nuclear Power Generation, BkWh, 2000-2020 18

Table 5: South Korea, Operational Nuclear Power Reactors, 2011 19

Table 6: South Korea, Under Construction Nuclear Power Reactors 20

Table 7: South Korea, Nuclear Regulations 21

Table 8: Republic of Korea, Kori 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 27

Table 9: Republic of Korea, Kori 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 29

Table 10: Republic of Korea, Kori 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 32

Table 11: Republic of Korea, Kori 4, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 34

Table 12: Republic of Korea, Shin-Kori 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 37

Table 13: Republic of Korea, Ulchin 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 38

Table 14: Republic of Korea, Ulchin 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 41

Table 15: Republic of Korea, Ulchin 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 43

Table 16: Republic of Korea, Ulchin 4, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 46

Table 17: Republic of Korea, Ulchin 5, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 48

Table 18: Republic of Korea, Ulchin 6, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 51

Table 19: Republic of Korea, Wolsong 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 53

Table 20: Republic of Korea, Wolsong 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 56

Table 21: Republic of Korea, Wolsong 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 58

Table 22: Republic of Korea, Wolsong 4, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 61

Table 23: Republic of Korea, Yonggwang 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 63

Table 24: Republic of Korea, Yonggwang 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 66

Table 25: Republic of Korea, Yonggwang 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 68

Table 26: Republic of Korea, Yonggwang 4, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 71

Table 27: Republic of Korea, Yonggwang 5, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 73

Table 28: Republic of Korea, Yonggwang 6, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 76

Table 29: Major Products and Services 81

Table 30: Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co, Ltd., Other Locations 84

Table 31: Abbreviations 85

List of Chart


Figure 1: South Korea, Power Generation by Fuel Type, Percentage share, %, 2010 10
Figure 2: South Korea, Power Generation Capacity, MW, 2000-2020 11
Figure 3: South Korea, Power Generation, BkWh, 2000-2020 13
Figure 4: South Korea, Historic and Forecast Installed Nuclear Capacity, MW, 2000-2020 15
Figure 5: South Korea, Historic and Forecast Nuclear Power Generation, BkWh, 2000-2020 17

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