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Nuclear Power Market Outlook in the US to 2020 - Capacity, Generation, Major Power Plants, Key Companies and Regulations

Published By :

GlobalData

Published Date : Sep 2010

Category :

Nuclear Power

No. of Pages : 176 Pages

 

GlobalDatas nuclear energy offering, Nuclear Power Outlook in The US to 2020 Capacity, Generation, Major Power Plants, Key Companies and Regulations gives a view of The USs nuclear energy market and provides forecasts to 2020. This report includes information on installed nuclear capacity and generation. It provides information on key trends, profiles of major industry participants and information on major commercial nuclear Power Plants. This, coupled with detailed information on the regulatory framework and key policies governing the industry, provides a comprehensive understanding of the market for nuclear power in the country. 

 

This report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, primary and secondary research and in-house analysis by GlobalDatas team of industry experts.

 

Scope

 

  • Brief introduction to the overall installed capacity and generation in the US
  • Data provided historically from 2001 to 2009, forecast to 2020.
  • Data on installed nuclear capacity and power generation.
  • List of major current and upcoming Commercial Nuclear Power Plants in the US.
  • Key Nuclear energy Companies in the US
  • Policy and regulatory framework governing the market. 
  • Detailed technical analysis of the nuclear power plants in the US

Reasons to buy

 

  • Identify key growth and investment opportunities in the US nuclear energy market.
  • Position yourself to gain the maximum advantage of the industrys growth potential.
  • Understand and respond to your competitors business structure, strategy and prospects.
  • Facilitate decision-making based on strong historic and forecast data, deal analysis and recent developments.
  • Develop strategies based on the latest operational and regulatory events.
  • Identify the upcoming plants in the market and growth opportunities

Table Of Content

 

1 Table of Contents 2
1.1 List of Tables 5
1.2 List of Figures 7

 

2 Executive Summary 8
2.1 Nuclear Power Industry in the US 8
2.2 Trends and Developments in the US Nuclear Power Industry 8
 

3 Introduction 9
3.1 GlobalData Report Guidance 9
 

4 Nuclear Power Industry in the US 10
4.1 Overview 10
4.2 Nuclear Power Plays a Key Role in the US Electricity Sector 10
4.2.1 The US, Power Production by Fuel Type 10
4.2.2 The US, Power Supply and Demand Balance 12
4.3 The US, Nuclear Installed Capacity & Generation 15
4.3.1 Nuclear Power Installed Capacity in the US, 20002020 16
4.3.2 Nuclear Power and Generation in the US, 20002020 18
4.3.3 The US, Commercial Nuclear Reactors 19
4.4 Regulatory Framework and Incentives in US Nuclear Power Sector: Emphasis on Safety of Nuclear Plants 25
4.4.1 Nuclear Policy in US 25
4.4.2 Nuclear Regulatory Agencies in US 25
4.4.3 Nuclear Regulations 26
 

5 Trends and Developments in the US Nuclear Power Industry 28
5.1 Key drivers, Challenges and Trends in US Nuclear Power Sector 28
5.1.1 Key drivers in US Nuclear Power Sector 28
5.1.2 Challenges to US Nuclear Power Sector 29
5.1.3 Trends in US Nuclear Power Sector 30
5.2 The US Nuclear Power Outlook 31
5.2.1 Investment Opportunities in US Nuclear Power Sector 32
6 The US, Nuclear Power Plants, Reactor Details 33
 

7 Key Company Profiles in the US Nuclear Power Industry 156
7.1 Exelon Generation Company, LLC 156
7.1.1 Company Overview 156
7.1.2 Business Description 156
7.1.3 Locations and Subsidiaries 156
7.2 Entergy Nuclear, Inc. 157
7.2.1 Company Overview 157
7.2.2 Business Description 158
7.2.3 Locations and Subsidiaries 159
7.3 NextEra Energy, Inc. 160
7.3.1 Company Overview 160
7.3.2 Business Description 160
7.3.3 Locations and Subsidiaries 160
7.4 Duke Energy Corporation 161
7.4.1 Company Overview 161
7.4.2 Business Description 162
7.4.3 Locations and Subsidiaries 163
7.5 Dominion Resources, Inc. 165
7.5.1 Company Overview 165
7.5.2 Business Description 165
7.5.3 Locations and Subsidiaries 166
7.6 Tennessee Valley Authority 167
7.6.1 Company Overview 167
7.6.2 Business Description 167
7.6.3 Locations and Subsidiaries 169
7.7 Southern Company 169
7.7.1 Company Overview 169
7.7.2 Business Description 170
7.7.3 Locations and Subsidiaries 171
 

8 Appendix 173
8.1 Abbreviations 173
8.2 GlobalDatas Methodology 174
8.3 Coverage 174
8.4 Secondary Research 174
8.5 Primary Research 175
8.6 Expert Panel Validation 175
8.7 Contact Us 176
8.8 Disclaimer 176

List of Table


Table 1: The US, Historic and Forecast Power Generation Capacity, MW, 20002020 13
Table 2: The US, Historic and Forecast Generation, BkWh, 20002020 15
Table 3: The US, Nuclear Installed Capacity, MW, 20002020 17
Table 4: The US, Historic and Forecast Nuclear Generation, BkWh, 20002020 19
Table 5: The US, Operational Reactors, 2010 19
Table 6: The US, Under Construction Reactors, 2010 24
Table 7: The US, Proposed Reactors, 2010 24
Table 8: The US, Nuclear Regulatory Framework and Policies 27
Table 9: United States, Palo Verde 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 33
Table 10: United States, Palo Verde 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 35
Table 11: United States, Palo Verde 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 38
Table 12: United States, South Texas 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 40
Table 13: United States, South Texas 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 43
Table 14: United States, Grand Gulf 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 45
Table 15: United States, Perry 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 47
Table 16: United States, Seabrook 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 50
Table 17: United States, Browns Ferry 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 52
Table 18: United States, Callaway 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 55
Table 19: United States, Hope Creek 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 57
Table 20: United States, Braidwood 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 60
Table 21: United States, Salem 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 62
Table 22: United States, Wolf Creek 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 64
Table 23: United States, Byron 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 67
Table 24: United States, Waterford 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 69
Table 25: United States, Salem 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 72
Table 26: United States, Braidwood 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 74
Table 27: United States, Comanche Peak 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 77
Table 28: United States, Comanche Peak 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 79
Table 29: United States, Susquehanna 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 82
Table 30: United States, Sequoyah 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 84
Table 31: United States, Millstone 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 87
Table 32: United States, Nine Mile Point 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 89
Table 33: United States, Susquehanna 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 92
Table 34: United States, Byron 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 94
Table 35: United States, Limerick 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 97
Table 36: United States, Limerick 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 99
Table 37: United States, Columbia, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 101
Table 38: United States, Catawba 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 104
Table 39: United States, Catawba 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 106
Table 40: United States, Vogtle 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 109
Table 41: United States, Sequoyah 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 111
Table 42: United States, Watts Bar 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 114
Table 43: United States, Diablo Canyon 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 116
Table 44: United States, Fermi 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 119
Table 45: United States, La Salle 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 121
Table 46: United States, Diablo Canyon 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 123
Table 47: United States, La Salle 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 126
Table 48: United States, Peach Bottom 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 128
Table 49: United States, Peach Bottom 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 131
Table 50: United States, Vogtle 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 133
Table 51: United States, Browns Ferry 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 135
Table 52: United States, W B McGuire 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 138
Table 53: United States, W B McGuire 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 141
Table 54: United States, SONGS 3, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 143
Table 55: United States, SONGS 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 146
Table 56: United States, Browns Ferry 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 148
Table 57: United States, Donald C Cook 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 151
Table 58: United States, Clinton 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 153
Table 59: Exelon Generation Company, LLC, Other Locations 157
Table 60: Exelon Generation Company, LLC, Subsidiaries 157
Table 61: NextEra Energy, Inc., Subsidiaries 161
Table 62: Duke Energy Corporation, Subsidiaries 164
Table 63: Dominion Resources, Inc., Subsidiaries 166
Table 64: Tennessee Valley Authority, Other Locations 169
Table 65: Southern Company, Subsidiaries 172
Table 66: Abbreviations 173

List of Chart


Figure 1: The US, Power Production by fuel type, Percentage share (%), 2009 11
Figure 2: The US, Power Generation Capacity, MW, 20002020 12
Figure 3: The US, Historic and Forecast Power Generation, BkWh, 20002020 14
Figure 4: The US, Nuclear Installed Capacity, MW, 20002020 16
Figure 5: The US, Historic and Forecast Nuclear Generation, BkWh, 20002020 18

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