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Nuclear Power Market in Iran

  • ID: 2132071
  • Report
  • Region: Iran
  • 220 Pages
  • Taiyou Research
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Ameren Corporation
  • E.ON AG
  • Edf Energies Nouvelles
  • Enel SpA
  • General Electric Company
  • Iberdrola SA
  • MORE
Iran has had a major boost to its nuclear power industry lately. The country also has a substantial program developing uranium enrichment, which was concealed for many years. Iran produced 215 billion kWh gross in 2008 from over 31 GWe, giving per capita consumption of about 2000 kWh/yr. 80% of its 2008 electricity was from gas and 16.5% from oil, both of which it has in abundance. Russia's Atomstroyexport by the end of January 2008 had delivered the 163 fuel assemblies for the initial core of Bushehr plus 17 reserve ones - 82 tons of fuel in total.

The Russian government had withheld supply as negotiations over Iran's uranium enrichment activities proceedings. As of September 2009 the reactor was reported to be 96% complete and testing had begun earlier in the year. Fuel loading was expected by October, with first power soon after, but further delays pushed this to 2010, then to 2011. Atomstroyexport delivered the first one-third core reload by air from TVEL in May 2011 - about 30 tons of fuel which will be needed in 2012.

The reactor was finally due to start up in February 2011 and to "reach first power" in April, and fuel had been loaded by the start of December. However, late in February 2011, before starting up it was found that a pump had failed and possibly shed metal particles into the primary cooling system, which could damage the fuel elements. The fuel therefore had to be unloaded, checked and cleaned, and any debris removed from the pressure vessel. The pump concerned was one supplied in the 1970s and was part of the old equipment required to be used under the terms of the Russian contract. Eventually the reactor started up on 8 May 2011, was grid connected early in September 2011, and is expected to enter commercial operation soon.

In this industry scenario, Taiyou Research analyzes the Nuclear Power Market in Iran.

Divided into five chapters, this in-depth research offering from Taiyou Research is a complete analysis of the nuclear power market in Iran.

The report deals with an overview of the global power market which is consistently rising due to rapid industrialization resulting in ever increasing demand for power. 66% of global power market is dominated by thermal power sources viz. coal and petroleum but stringent emission norms and depletion of sources is driving global attention towards renewable technology and nuclear power with a 7.5% market share is going to play a major role in future.

In spite of the Chernobyl disaster and the more recent Fukushima setback, the global installed nuclear capacity is likely to increase at a CAGR of nearly 4% and nuclear generation at a CAGR of 3.9% during 2011-2020. In comparison to other technologies the nuclear power has a nominal impact on greenhouse gas emission.

Chapter 1: Introduction to Nuclear Power covers the following:

- An industry definition and an overview of nuclear power.

- Present-day use of nuclear power and looking at why we need nuclear power?

- We look at the various reasons why the world needs nuclear power, such as the rising energy demand in the world, the global power situation, environmental impact of nuclear, and many others.

- An in-depth comparison is carried out of nuclear power and other power generating technologies such as gas and coal.

Chapter 2: Analysis of the Global Nuclear Power Industry covers the following:

- An analysis of the global nuclear power industry through a market profile, market statistics, industry value and volume analysis, industry capacity and generation analysis, and much more.

- We carry out region-wise industry segmentation, and also analyze the technological trends in the industry and an industry outlook.

- We carry out an analysis of the global nuclear power industry in a Porter's Five Forces Framework. We look at the global nuclear power industry by taking nuclear energy providers as key market players. The section analyzes the forces driving competition in the industry viz. buyer power, supplier power, new entrants, substitutes and rivalry amongst major players in the industry.

- A brief profile of the emerging nuclear power markets sums up this chapter.

Chapter 3: Nuclear Power in Iran covers the following:

- A brief analysis of the nuclear power industry in Middle East and Africa.

- We analyze the Iranian nuclear power industry through a market profile, industry statistics, installed capacity and generation analysis, the impact of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, nuclear reactor technology, operating and upcoming nuclear reactors in the country, regulatory framework, how favorable the country's nuclear power industry is for doing business, a look at R&D in the industry, and industry competition.

Chapter 4: Analysis of Major Global Players is an in-depth study of the major players in the global nuclear power industry with special emphasis on company overview, business analysis and a SWOT analysis of the key players.

Concluding with Chapter 5, we include an appendix, a glossary of terms, and a research methodology.

Overall, Taiyou Research’s report on the nuclear power market in Iran is in depth-study of the Iranian nuclear power market.

Taiyou Research’s report makes an intensive study of the installed capacity and generation, nuclear facilities and region, regulatory policies and framework, major players and competitive scenario with business viability of the Iranian nuclear power industry.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Ameren Corporation
  • E.ON AG
  • Edf Energies Nouvelles
  • Enel SpA
  • General Electric Company
  • Iberdrola SA
  • MORE
Executive Summary

Chapter 1: Introduction to Nuclear Power

1. What is Nuclear Power?
1.1 Industry Definition
1.2 Overview of Nuclear Power
1.3 Current Use of Nuclear Power
1.4 Safety of Nuclear Power
1.5 Nuclear Weapons Non-proliferation

2. Why the World Needs Nuclear Power?
2.1 Primary Energy Situation
2.2 Global Power Market
2.3 Generation Options
2.4 Global Installed Capacity & Power Generation
2.5 Nuclear versus Conventional Thermal Power Sources
2.6 Role of Nuclear Power in the Global Power Industry
2.7 Environmental Impact of Nuclear Power
2.8 Does the World Really Need Nuclear Power: Exploring Other Options

Chapter 2: Analysis of the Global Nuclear Power Industry

1. Global Nuclear Power Industry
1.1 Market Profile
1.2 Market Statistics
1.3 Industry Value & Volume Analysis
1.4 Industry Capacity & Generation
1.5 Region-wise Industry Segmentation
1.6 Technological Trends in the Industry
1.7 Global Nuclear Power Industry Outlook

2. Global Nuclear Power Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Power of Buyers
2.3 Power of Suppliers
2.4 Competitive Rivalry
2.5 New Entrants in the Industry
2.6 Presence of Substitutes

3. Emerging Nuclear Power Markets

Chapter 3: Nuclear Power in Iran

1. Nuclear Power in Middle East & Africa

2. Nuclear Power Industry in Iran
2.1 Market Profile
2.2 Industry Statistics
2.3 Installed Capacity and Generation
2.4 Impact of the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster
2.5 Operating & Upcoming Nuclear Reactors in Iran
2.6 Regulatory Framework
2.7 Doing Business in Iran’s Nuclear Industry
2.8 Industry Competition

Chapter 4: Analysis of Major Global Players

1. Atomic Energy Organization of Iran

2. Ameren Corporation
2.1 Company Overview
2.2 Business Analysis
2.3 SWOT Analysis

3. EDF Electricité de France SA
3.1 Company Overview
3.2 Business Analysis
3.3 SWOT Analysis

4. Edf Energies Nouvelles
4.1 Company Overview
4.2 Business Analysis
4.3 SWOT Analysis

5. Enel SpA
5.1 Company Overview
5.2 Business Analysis
5.3 SWOT Analysis

6. E.ON AG
6.1 Company Overview
6.2 Business Analysis
6.3 SWOT Analysis

7. General Electric Company
7.1 Company Overview
7.2 Business Analysis
7.3 SWOT Analysis

8. Iberdrola SA
8.1 Company Overview
8.2 Business Analysis
8.3 SWOT Analysis

9. RWE AG
9.1 Company Overview
9.2 Business Analysis
9.3 SWOT Analysis

10. Siemens AG
10.1 Company Overview
10.2 Business Analysis
10.3 SWOT Analysis

11. Vattenfall AB
11.1 Company Overview
11.2 Business Analysis
11.3 SWOT Analysis

Chapter 5: Conclusion

1. Appendix

2. Glossary

3. Research Methodology

List of Figures

Figure 1: Share of Nuclear Power in Total Global Electricity Production (1971-2010)
Figure 2: Electricity Generation from Nuclear Power in 2010
Figure 3: World Electricity Consumption by Region
Figure 4: Load Curves for a Common Electricity Grid
Figure 5: Installed Capacity and Power Generation Worldwide (MW and GWh) 2005-2020
Figure 6: Power Generation from Various Sources (%) 2010
Figure 7: Capacity of the Global Power Market (MW) 2010-2020
Figure 8: Environmental Impact of Power Generating Resources
Figure 9: Outlook for Net Electricity Generation by Fuel Type (000s TWh) 2007-2035
Figure 10: Penetration of Nuclear Power Worldwide, 2010
Figure 11: Nuclear Reactors Operational in the World, by Country, 2011
Figure 12: Evolution of Nuclear Power Reactor Designs
Figure 13: Globally Operating Nuclear Power Reactors by Age, 2011
Figure 14: Number of Nuclear Power Reactors under Construction by Country as of 2011
Figure 15: Value of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (USD Billion) 2006-2010
Figure 16: Volume of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (Thousand GWh) 2006-2010
Figure 17: Installed Capacity and Generation in the Global Nuclear Power Industry (MW & GWh) 2005-2020
Figure 18: Region-wise Segmentation of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (%) 2010
Figure 19: Operating Nuclear Power Plants Worldwide by Generation Type, 2010
Figure 20: Operating Nuclear Power Reactors Worldwide by Region, 2010
Figure 21: Forecast Value of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (USD Billion) 2010-2015
Figure 22: Volume Forecast of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (Thousand GWh) 2010-2015
Figure 23: Porter's Five Forces Analysis of the Global Nuclear Power Industry
Figure 24: Installed Capacity and Generation in Middle East & Africa Nuclear Power Industry (MW & GWh) 2005-2020
Figure 25: Technologies Used for Power Generation in Iran in 2010
Figure 26: Installed Capacity and Generation in Iran’s Nuclear Power Industry (MW & GWh) 2005-2020
Figure 27: Competitors of Nuclear Power
Figure 28: Pressurized Water Reactor Vessel
Figure 29: Advanced Liquid Metal Reactor
Figure 30: Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator of Cassini Probe
Figure 31: Nuclear Fuel Cycle
Figure 32: Control Rod Assembly
Figure 33: Steel Pressure Vessel
Figure 34: Siemens Steam Turbine with Open Case
Figure 35: Sources of Nuclear Waste

List of Tables

Table 1: Installed Capacity and Power Generation Worldwide (MW and GWh) 2005-2020
Table 2: Power Generation from Various Sources (%) 2010
Table 3: Capacity of the Global Power Market (MW) 2010-2020
Table 4: Operating Nuclear Reactors in the World by Coolant Type, 2011
Table 5: Number of Nuclear Reactors Worldwide Shutdown Permanently as of 2011
Table 6: Number of Nuclear Reactors Worldwide Shutdown Permanently by Type as of 2011
Table 7: Number of Nuclear Power Reactors under Construction by Type as of 2011
Table 8: Value of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (USD Billion) 2006-2010
Table 9: Volume of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (Thousand GWh) 2006-2010
Table 10: Installed Capacity and Generation in the Global Nuclear Power Industry (MW & GWh) 2005-2020
Table 11: Region-wise Segmentation of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (%) 2010
Table 12: Planned/Under Construction Nuclear Power Plants till 2020
Table 13: Forecast Value of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (USD Billion) 2010-2015
Table 14: Volume Forecast of the Global Nuclear Power Industry (Thousand GWh) 2010-2015
Table 15: Emerging Nuclear Power Countries
Table 16: Upcoming Nuclear Power Plants in Emerging Markets
Table 17: Installed Capacity and Generation in Middle East & Africa Nuclear Power Industry (MW & GWh) 2005-2020
Table 18: Technologies Used for Power Generation in Iran in 2010
Table 19: Installed Capacity and Generation in Iran’s Nuclear Power Industry (MW & GWh) 2005-2020
Table 20: Operating Nuclear Power Plant in Iran
Table 21: Waste Management for Used Fuel from Nuclear Power Reactors
Table 22: Estimates of Total Electricity Generation and the Contribution of Nuclear Power
Table 23: Nuclear Plant: Projected Electricity Costs (c/kWh)
Table 24: Economics of Fossil-Fired Electricity Generation
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- Atomic Energy Organization of Iran
- Ameren Corporation
- EDF Electricité de France SA
- Edf Energies Nouvelles
- Enel SpA
- E.ON AG
- General Electric Company
- Iberdrola SA
- RWE AG
- Siemens AG
- Vattenfall AB
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