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

Published By :

GlobalData

Published Date : Sep 2010

Category :

Nuclear Power

No. of Pages : 81 Pages

 

GlobalDatas nuclear energy offering, Nuclear Power Outlook in The UK to 2020 Capacity, Generation, Major Power Plants, Key Companies and Regulations gives a view of the UKs 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 UK
  • 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 UK.
  • Key Nuclear energy Companies in the UK
  • Policy and regulatory framework governing the market. 
  • Detailed technical analysis of the nuclear power plants in the UK

 

Reasons to buy

 

  • Identify key growth and investment opportunities in the UK 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 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 the UK 7
2.2 Trends and Developments in the UKs Nuclear Power Industry 7
 

3 Introduction 8
3.1 GlobalData Report Guidance 8
 

4 Nuclear Power Industry in the UK 9
4.1 Overview 9
4.2 Nuclear Plays a Significant Role in the UKs Electricity Generation 9
4.2.1 The United Kingdom Power, Overview 9
4.2.2 The United Kingdom Power, Supply and Demand Balance 10
4.3 The UK, Nuclear Installed Capacity and Generation 14
4.3.1 The UK, Historic and projected nuclear capacity and generation 15
4.3.2 The UK, Current operable reactors 18
4.3.3 The UK, Decommissioned reactors 20
4.4 Regulatory Frame Work: HSE is the Nuclear Regulatory Authority in the UK 22
4.4.1 Nuclear Energy Policy 22
4.4.2 Regulations 23
 

5 Trends and Developments in the UKs Nuclear Power Industry 24
5.1 Key drivers, Challenges and Trends 24
5.1.1 Key drivers 24
5.1.2 Challenges 25
5.1.3 Trends 26
5.2 The UKs Nuclear Power Outlook 26
5.3 Investment Opportunities are Ample for Equipment Suppliers, Construction Companies, Uranium Exporters and Decommissioning Service Providers 27
5.3.1 Equipment suppliers and power generators 27
5.3.2 Uranium Exporters 27
5.3.3 Decommissioning service providers 27
 

6 United Kingdom, Nuclear Power Plants, Reactor Details 28
6.1 Dungeness B1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 28
6.2 Dungeness B2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 30
6.3 Hartlepool 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 32
6.4 Hartlepool 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 34
6.5 Heysham 1-1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 37
6.6 Heysham 1-2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 39
6.7 Heysham 2-1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 41
6.8 Heysham 2-2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 43
6.9 Hinkley Point B1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 46
6.10 Hinkley Point B2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 48
6.11 Hunterston B1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 50
6.12 Hunterston B2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 52
6.13 Oldbury 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 54
6.14 Oldbury 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 56
6.15 Sizewell B, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 58
6.16 Torness 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 61
6.17 Torness 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 63
6.18 Wylfa A1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details 65
6.19 Wylfa A2, Nuclear Plant Reactor Details 67
 

7 Key Players in UK Nuclear Industry 70
7.1 British Energy Group plc. 70
7.2 Company Overview 70
7.2.1 Business Description 70
7.2.2 Major Products and Services 71
7.2.3 History 71
7.2.4 Competitors 72
7.2.5 Locations And Subsidiaries 72
7.3 Nuclear Decommissioning Authority 73
7.3.1 Company Overview 73
7.3.2 Business Description 74
7.3.3 Major Products and Services 75
7.3.4 History 76
7.3.5 Locations And Subsidiaries 77
7.3.6 Other Locations & Subsidiaries 77
 

8 Appendix 78
8.1 Abbreviations 78
8.2 GlobalDatas Methodology 79
8.3 Coverage 79
8.4 Secondary Research 79
8.5 Primary Research 80
8.6 Expert Panel Validation 80
8.7 Contact Us 81
8.8 Disclaimer 81

List of Table


Table 1: The UK, Historic and Forecast Power Generation Capacity, MW, 20002020 12
Table 2: The UK, Historic and Forecast Generation of Power, BkWh, 20002020 14
Table 3: The UK, Historic and Forecast Nuclear Installed Capacity, MW, 20002020 16
Table 4: The UK, Historic and Forecast Nuclear Power Generation, BkWh, 20002020 18
Table 5: The UK, Operable Reactors, 2010 19
Table 6: Permanently shut down/Under decommissioning reactors, 2010 21
Table 7: The UK, Regulations for Nuclear Industry 23
Table 8: United Kingdom, Dungeness B1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 28
Table 9: United Kingdom, Dungeness B2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 30
Table 10: United Kingdom, Hartlepool 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 32
Table 11: United Kingdom, Hartlepool 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 34
Table 12: United Kingdom, Heysham 1-1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 37
Table 13: United Kingdom, Heysham 1-2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 39
Table 14: United Kingdom, Heysham 2-1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 41
Table 15: United Kingdom, Heysham 2-2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 43
Table 16: United Kingdom, Hinkley Point B1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 46
Table 17: United Kingdom, Hinkley Point B2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 48
Table 18: United Kingdom, Hunterston B1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 50
Table 19: United Kingdom, Hunterston B2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 52
Table 20: United Kingdom, Oldbury 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 54
Table 21: United Kingdom, Oldbury 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 56
Table 22: United Kingdom, Sizewell B, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 58
Table 23: United Kingdom, Torness 1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 61
Table 24: United Kingdom, Torness 2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 63
Table 25: United Kingdom, Wylfa A1, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 65
Table 26: United Kingdom, Wylfa A2, Nuclear Plant Technical Details, 2010 67
Table 27: Major Products and Services 71
Table 28: British Energy Group plc, Other Locations 73
Table 29: British Energy Group plc, Subsidiaries 73
Table 30: Major Products and Services 75
Table 31: Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, Other Locations 77
Table 32: Abbreviations 78

List of Chart


Figure 1: The UK, Power Production by Fuel Type, Percentage share, 2009 10
Figure 2: The UK, Power Generation Capacity, MW, 20002020 11
Figure 3: The UK, Power Generation, BkWh, 20002020 13
Figure 4: The UK, Historic and Projected Nuclear Installed Capacity, MW, 20002020 15
Figure 5: The UK, Historic and Projected Nuclear Generation, Billion kWh, 20002020 17

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