Nuclear Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2030 - Capacity, Generation, Power Plants, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles

 Published On: Nov, 2016 |    No of Pages: 150 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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"Nuclear Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2030 - Capacity, Generation, Power Plants, Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles” is the latest report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialists that offer comprehensive information and understanding of the nuclear power market in US.

The report provides in depth analysis on global nuclear power market with forecasts up to 2030. The report analyzes the power market scenario in US (includes thermal conventional, nuclear, large hydro, pumped storage and renewables) and provides future outlook with forecasts up to 2030. The research details nuclear power market outlook in the country and provides forecasts up to 2030. The report highlights installed capacity and power generation trends from 2006 to 2030 in US nuclear power market. A detailed coverage of nuclear energy policy framework governing the market with specific policies pertaining to nuclear is provided in the report. The research also provides details of active nuclear reactors in the country, market size of major equipment and company snapshot of some of the major market participants.

The report is built using data and information sourced from proprietary databases, secondary research and in-house analysis by GlobalData’s team of industry experts.

Scope

- A brief introduction on global carbon emissions and global primary energy consumption.
- Historical period is during 2006-2015 (unless specified) and forecast period is for 2015-2030.
- Overview on the global nuclear power market with installed capacity and generation trends, installed capacity split by region in 2015, installed capacity split by major nuclear power countries in 2015 and investment trends.
- Power market scenario in US provides detailed market overview, installed capacity and power generation trends by various fuel types (includes thermal conventional, nuclear, large hydro and renewables) with forecasts up to 2030.
- Details of US nuclear power market with installed capacity and generation trends, installed capacity by reactor type, installed capacity share by contractor/owner and information on major active and upcoming projects.
- Key policies and regulatory framework supporting nuclear power development.
- Company snapshots of some of the major market participants in the country.

Reasons to buy

- The report will enhance your decision making capability in a more rapid and time sensitive manner.
- Identify key growth and investment opportunities in US nuclear power market.
- Facilitate decision-making based on strong historic and forecast data for nuclear power market.
- Position yourself to gain the maximum advantage of the industry’s growth potential.
- Identify key partners and business development avenues.
- Understand and respond to your competitors’ business structure, strategy and prospects.

1 Table of Contents
1 Table of Contents 2
1.1 List of Tables 6
1.2 List of Figures 7
2 Executive Summary 8
2.1 Nuclear Power to Grow at a Slower Pace than Other Power Generating Sources 8
2.2 Thermal Power is the Dominant Source in the Power Mix 8
2.3 Pressurized Water Reactor the Most Prominent Reactor Type in US 10
3 Introduction 11
3.1 Carbon Emissions, Global, 2001-2015 11
3.2 Primary Energy Consumption, Global, 2001-2025 13
3.3 Report Guidance 16
4 Nuclear Power Market, Global, 2006-2030 17
4.1 Nuclear Power Market, Global, Overview 17
4.2 Nuclear Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 18
4.2.1 Nuclear Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Region, 2015 and 2030 20
4.2.2 Nuclear Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 22
4.3 Nuclear Power Market, Global, Power Generation, 2006-2030 24
4.3.1 Nuclear Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region, 2015 and 2030 26
4.3.2 Nuclear Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country, 2015 and 2030 28
5 Power Market, US, 2006-2030 30
5.1 Power Market, US, Overview 30
5.2 Power Market, US, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 31
5.2.1 Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, 2006-2030 31
5.2.2 Power Market, US, Share in Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type, 2015 and 2030 33
5.3 Power Market, US, Power Generation, 2006-2030 35
6 Nuclear Power Market, US, 2006-2030 37
6.1 Nuclear Power Market, US, Overview 37
6.2 Nuclear Power Market, US, Installed Capacity, 2006-2030 38
6.3 Nuclear Power Market, US, Power Generation, 2006-2030 40
6.4 Nuclear Power Market, US, Project Based Analysis, 2015 42
6.4.1 Nuclear Power Market, US, Major Operational Nuclear Reactor, 2015 42
6.4.2 Nuclear Power Market, US, Top Active Nuclear Reactor Sites, 2015 43
6.4.3 Nuclear Power Market, US, Major Upcoming Nuclear Reactors, 2015 45
6.4.4 Nuclear Power Market, US, Upcoming Projects by Status 46
6.5 Nuclear Power Market, US, Investment Trends, 2015 47
6.5.1 Nuclear Power Market, US, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value, 2006-2015 47
6.5.2 Nuclear Power Market, US, Split by Deal Type, 2015 49
7 Power Market, US, Regulatory Scenario 50
7.1 Overview 50
7.2 Federal Initiatives 50
7.2.1 Energy Independence and Security Act, 2007 50
7.2.2 Energy Improvement and Extension Act, 2008 51
7.2.3 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, 2009 51
7.2.4 Production Tax Credits 52
7.2.5 Investment Tax Credits 52
7.2.6 Manufacturing Tax Credit 53
7.2.7 Rural Energy for America Program: Grants 54
7.2.8 Tribal Energy Program Grant 54
7.2.9 Clean Renewable Energy Bonds 54
7.2.10 Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds 55
7.2.11 US Department of Energy - Loan Guarantee Program 55
7.2.12 Modified Accelerated Cost Recovery System 56
7.2.13 Green Power Purchasing Goal 57
7.2.14 Residential Renewable Energy Tax Credit 57
7.3 Federal Initiatives for Solar Power 59
7.3.1 Solar America Initiative 59
7.3.2 SunShot Initiative 59
7.4 Federal Initiatives for Wind Power 59
7.5 Federal Initiatives for Biopower and Biofuels 60
7.5.1 Energy Policy Act - Alternative Fuels 60
7.5.2 Biorefinery Assistance Program 60
7.5.3 Clean Air Act Amendments of 1990 61
7.6 State-Level Incentives 61
7.6.1 Overview 61
7.6.2 Renewable Portfolio Standards 61
7.6.3 Renewable Energy Certificates 63
7.6.4 Public Benefits Funds for Renewable Energy 63
7.6.5 Interconnection Standards 64
7.6.6 Net Metering 64
7.6.7 Property Assessed Clean Energy 64
7.7 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Iowa 65
7.7.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Iowa 65
7.7.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, Iowa 67
7.7.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Iowa 67
7.8 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Minnesota 68
7.8.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Minnesota 68
7.8.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Minnesota 70
7.8.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, Minnesota 70
7.8.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, Minnesota 70
7.9 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Washington 71
7.9.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Washington 71
7.9.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, Washington 74
7.10 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Colorado 74
7.10.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Colorado 74
7.11 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Texas 78
7.11.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Texas 78
7.11.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, Texas 81
7.11.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, Texas 83
7.11.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, Texas 84
7.12 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, California 85
7.12.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, California 85
7.12.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, California 89
7.12.3 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Wind, California 93
7.12.4 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Hydropower, California 93
7.12.5 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Geothermal, California 94
7.12.6 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Bioenergy, California 94
7.13 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, Nevada 94
7.13.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, Nevada 94
7.14 Renewable Energy Policy Framework, New Jersey 98
7.14.1 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Renewable Energy Sources, New Jersey 98
7.14.2 Financial Incentives and Policy Support for Solar, New Jersey 103
8 Nuclear Power Market, US, Company Profiles 106
8.1 Company Snapshot: Tennessee Valley Authority 106
8.1.1 Tennessee Valley Authority - Company Overview 106
8.1.2 Tennessee Valley Authority - Business Description 106
8.1.3 Tennessee Valley Authority - SWOT Analysis 107
8.1.4 Tennessee Valley Authority - Major Products and Services 111
8.1.5 Tennessee Valley Authority - Head Office 111
8.2 Company Snapshot: PPL Corporation 112
8.2.1 PPL Corporation - Company Overview 112
8.2.2 PPL Corporation - Business Description 112
8.2.3 PPL Corporation - SWOT Analysis 112
8.2.4 PPL Corporation - Major Products and Services 116
8.2.5 PPL Corporation - Head Office 116
8.3 Company Snapshot: NRG Energy, Inc. 117
8.3.1 NRG Energy, Inc. - Company Overview 117
8.3.2 NRG Energy, Inc. - Business Description 117
8.3.3 NRG Energy, Inc. - SWOT Analysis 118
8.3.4 NRG Energy, Inc. - Major Products and Services 123
8.3.5 NRG Energy, Inc. - Head Office 123
8.4 Company Snapshot: Georgia Power Company 124
8.4.1 Georgia Power Company - Company Overview 124
8.4.2 Georgia Power Company - Business Description 124
8.4.3 Georgia Power Company - SWOT Analysis 125
8.4.4 Georgia Power Company - Major Products and Services 129
8.4.5 Georgia Power Company - Head Office 129
8.5 Company Snapshot: Exelon Generation Company, LLC 130
8.5.1 Exelon Generation Company, LLC - Company Overview 130
8.5.2 Exelon Generation Company, LLC - Business Description 130
8.5.3 Exelon Generation Company, LLC - SWOT Analysis 130
8.5.4 Exelon Generation Company, LLC - Major Products and Services 133
8.5.5 Exelon Generation Company, LLC - Head Office 134
8.6 Company Snapshot: Duke Energy Corporation 135
8.6.1 Duke Energy Corporation - Company Overview 135
8.6.2 Duke Energy Corporation - Business Description 135
8.6.3 Duke Energy Corporation - SWOT Analysis 137
8.6.4 Duke Energy Corporation - Major Products and Services 142
8.6.5 Duke Energy Corporation - Head Office 142
8.7 Company Snapshot: Arizona Public Service Company 143
8.7.1 Arizona Public Service Company - Company Overview 143
8.7.2 Arizona Public Service Company - Business Description 143
8.7.3 Arizona Public Service Company - SWOT Analysis 144
8.7.4 Arizona Public Service Company - Major Products and Services 147
8.7.5 Arizona Public Service Company - Head Office 147
9 Appendix 148
9.1 Abbreviations 148
9.2 Bibliography 149
9.3 Market Definitions 149
9.4 Contact Us 150
9.5 Disclaimer 150

1.1 List of Tables
Table 1: Carbon Dioxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global (MT), 2001-2015 13
Table 2: Primary Energy Consumption, Global (Mtoe), 2001-2025 15
Table 3: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 19
Table 4: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 21
Table 5: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 23
Table 6: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 25
Table 7: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 27
Table 8: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 29
Table 9: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type(MW), 2006-2030 32
Table 10: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015 and 2030 34
Table 11: Power Market, US, Power Generation by Fuel Type (GWh), 2006-2030 36
Table 12: Nuclear Power Market, US, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 39
Table 13: Nuclear Power Market, US, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 41
Table 14: Nuclear Power Market, US, Major Operational Nuclear Reactor, 2015 42
Table 15: Nuclear Power Market, US, Top Active Nuclear Reactor Sites, 2015 44
Table 16: Nuclear Power Market, US, Major Upcoming Nuclear Reactors, 2015 45
Table 17: Nuclear Power Market, US, Upcoming Projects by Status 2015 46
Table 18: Nuclear Power Market, US, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006-2015 48
Table 19: Nuclear Power Market, US, Deals by Type, 2015 49
Table 20: Renewable Energy Market, US, Production Tax Credit ($/kWh), 2015 52
Table 21: Renewable Energy Market, US, Production Tax Credit, 2015 53
Table 22: Renewable Energy Market, US, Green Power Purchasing Goal (%), 2016-2025 57
Table 23: Renewable Power, US, Renewable Portfolio Standards, State Targets, 2016 62
Table 24: Renewable Energy Market, Washington, Renewable Energy Standards (%), 2012 and onward 71
Table 25: Renewable Energy Market, Washington, Member-Owned Renewable Energy Program Rate ($/kWh), 2010-2017 73
Table 26: Renewable Energy Market, Colorado, Capital Cost Threshold Rates, 2014 77
Table 27: Renewable Energy, Feed-in Tariffs, Marin County - California, 2016 86
Table 28: Renewable Energy, Feed-in Tariffs, Los Angeles - California, 2016 87
Table 29: Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff Multiplier, Los Angeles - California, 2016 87
Table 30: Renewable Energy Market, California, Go Solar Campaign Program Components, 2007-2016 90
Table 31: Renewable Energy Market, California, California Solar Initiative Program Budget ($m), 2007-2016 90
Table 32: Renewable Energy Market, California, California Solar Initiative Rebate Levels by Incentive Step and Rebate Type, 2012 91
Table 33: Renewable Energy Market, California, California Solar Initiative, Details by Incentive Type, 2013 91
Table 34: Renewable Portfolio Standard, Nevada (%), 2005 and onward 95
Table 35: Renewable Energy Market, New Jersey, Renewable Portfolio Standards (%), 2004 onward 99
Table 36: Solar Alternative Compliance Payment ($/MWh), New Jersey, 2008-2016 104
Table 37: Tennessee Valley Authority, Major Products and Services 111
Table 38: PPL Corporation, Major Products and Services 116
Table 39: NRG Energy, Inc., Major Products and Services 123
Table 40: Georgia Power Company, Major Products and Services 129
Table 41: Exelon Generation Company, LLC, Major Products and Services 133
Table 42: Duke Energy Corporation, Major Products and Services 142
Table 43: Arizona Public Service Company, Major Products and Services 147
Table 44: Abbreviations 148

1.2 List of Figures
Figure 1: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Type of Power Plant (%), 2015 9
Figure 2: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Type of Reactor, 2015 10
Figure 3: Carbon-di-oxide Emissions from Energy Consumption, Global (MT), 2001-2015 12
Figure 4: Global, Primary Energy Consumption, Global (Mtoe), 2001-2025 14
Figure 5: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 18
Figure 6: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 20
Figure 7: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 22
Figure 8: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 24
Figure 9: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Region (%), 2015 and 2030 26
Figure 10: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Generation Share by Country (%), 2015 and 2030 28
Figure 11: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity by Fuel Type(MW), 2006-2030 31
Figure 12: Power Market, US, Cumulative Installed Capacity Split by Source Type (%), 2015-2030 33
Figure 13: Power Market, US, Power Generation by Fuel Type (GWh), 2006-2030 35
Figure 14: Nuclear Power Market, US, Installed Capacity (MW), 2006-2030 38
Figure 15: Nuclear Power Market, US, Power Generation (GWh), 2006-2030 40
Figure 16: Nuclear Power Market, US, Top Active Nuclear Reactor Sites, 2015 43
Figure 17: Nuclear Power Market, US, Upcoming Projects by Status 2015 46
Figure 18: Nuclear Power Market, US, Deal Volume vs. Deal Value ($m), 2006-2015 47
Figure 19: Nuclear Power Market, US, Split by Deal Type (%), 2015 49
Figure 20: Renewable Energy Market, Washington, Renewable Energy Standards (%), 2012 and onward 71
Figure 21: Renewable Energy Market, Nevada, Renewable Portfolio Standards (%), 2005 and onward 95


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