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United Kingdom Power Report Q1 2012 - Product Image

United Kingdom Power Report Q1 2012

  • ID: 2062669
  • January 2012
  • Region: United Kingdom, Great Britain
  • 58 Pages
  • Business Monitor International

BMI View: In Britain, the power clock is ticking. Key decisions must be reached and new policies implemented. Nuclear is to be a key plank of electricity supply strategy, but is not backed by public support. Investment in renewables has been rising fast, with wind power the chosen option. Proposed changes to planning rules may help accelerate the onshore wind turbine trend, while offshore schemes are making good progress. Shifting subsidies for solar installations may slow the rate of expansion. The UK has pledged to derive 15% of its energy from renewable sources by the end of the decade and reduce carbon-dioxide emissions by 80% from 1990 levels by 2050. Achieving this will require as much as 40GW of low-carbon energy projects, according to a December 2010 report from the Committee on Climate Change.

Key trends and recent developments in the British electricity market include: Britain's nuclear regulator in December 2011 issued interim design approval for Areva and EdF Energy's European Pressurised Water Reactor (EPR) and Westinghouse's AP1000 nuclear reactor, paving the way for UK plant developers to use them in new power stations. Both companies have additional technicalities READ MORE >

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Executive Summary
SWOT Analysis
UK Power SWOT
Global Industry Overview
Regional Industry Overview
Industry Forecast Scenario
UK Snapshot (Macro)
Country Snapshot: Economic and Demographic Data
Country Snapshot: Power Sector
UK Forecast Scenario
Electricity Generation and Power Generating Capacity
Table: United Kingdom Total Electricity Generation Data And Forecasts
Table: United Kingdom Electricity Generating Capacity Data And Forecasts
Table: United Kingdom Electricity Generating Capacity Data And Forecasts
Thermal
Nuclear
Electricity Consumption
Table: United Kingdom Total Electricity Consumption Data And Forecasts
Table: United Kingdom Total Electricity Consumption Data And Forecasts
Transmission & Distribution, Imports & Exports
Table: United Kingdom Electric Power Transmission And Distribution Losses Data And Forecasts
Table: United Kingdom Electric Power Transmission And Distribution Losses Data And Forecasts
Table: United Kingdom Trade Data And Forecasts
Table: United Kingdom Trade Data And Forecasts
Key Policies/Market Structure
Regulation and Competition
Pricing
Table: Electricity Prices In the EU Member States, As Of June 2011
Key Projects Database
Table: Major Infrastructure Projects -- Energy & Utilities
Business Environment
Developed Countries Power Regional Risk/Reward Ratings
Developed States Power Risk/Reward Ratings (Scores Out Of 100)
UK Power Risk/Reward Ratings
Rewards
Risks
Competitive Landscape
EDF Energy
The National Grid Company
EON
RWE npower
SSE
Scottish Power
Centrica
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Glossary of Terms
Table: Glossary of Terms
Methodology And Sources
Industry Forecasts
Power Industry - Data Methodology
Generation and Consumption Data
Electricity Generation Capacity Data
Power Risk/Reward Ratings Methodology
Table: Power Risk/Reward Indicators
Sources

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