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Japan Electricity Market Landscape Report 2018

  • ID: 4577779
  • Report
  • May 2018
  • Region: Japan
  • 50 Pages
  • Skipping Stone, Inc
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  • Chubu Electric Power
  • Kyushu Electric Power
  • Shikoku Electric Power
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This report provides an in-depth understanding of the Japanese marketplace for retail energy companies, technology and service providers exploring expansion into the Japan electricity market.

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The following are included in the report:

  • Topics Utilities
  • Key Legislation TEPCO
  • Market Structure Chubu
  • Market Size & Customers Data Kansai
  • Switch Rates Chugoku
  • Retail Market Information Hokuriku
  • Regulatory Structure & Agencies Kyushu
  • JEPX Market Tohoku
  • OCCTO Information Shikoku
  • Generation Information Hokkaido
  • Renewable Energy Okinawa
  • Meter Information
  • Demand Response
  • Grid Data & Statistics
  • Maps, Diagrams & Much More...
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  • Chubu Electric Power
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  • Shikoku Electric Power
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1 Introduction

2 Executive Summary

3 Japan Electric Reform & Deregulation Landscape Post WWII
3.1 Electric Power Market Structure
3.2 Key Regulatory and Industrial Agencies
3.3 Key Legislation
3.4 Retail Mass Market
3.5 Wholesale Market (JEPX)

4 Japan Electric Utilities & the Electricity Market
4.1 Generation Assets Overview
4.2 Impact of “3.11” on Generation
4.3 Electricity Sales
4.4 Natural Gas Utilization and Import Statistics
4.5 Renewable Energy

5 Wholesale Market Liberalization
5.1 Wholesale Market (JEPX)
5.2 Legal Unbundling and OCCTO

6 Retail Electric Market Landscape
6.1 Electric Retailers for Power Sector
6.2 Electric Retailers for Mass Market
6.3 Enhanced Services for Electric Retailers

7 Demand-Side Management
7.1 Smart Community Pilots
7.2 HEMS, MEMS and BEMS Programs
7.3 Utility Demand Response Trials & Future Direction

Appendix A: Selected Organizations, Associations & Publications
Appendix B: Wholesale Market (JEPX) Member Companies: Founding Members, Trading Members
Appendix C: Demand Focused Technology and Infrastructure Companies
Appendix D: References

List of Tables
Table 3-1: Electricity Market Structure Before 2016
Table 4-1: Total Numbers by Type
Table 4-2: Generation Capacity 2010-13
Table 4-3: Electricity Consumption by Segment Class
Table 4-4: Number of Electricity Users by Segment Class
Table 4-5: Retail Gas Consumption FY 2010 to 2014 (est)
Table 4-6: FY2014 Feed-in-Tariff as set by METI Agency of Natural resources and Energy
Table 4-7: RES Integration
Table 4-8: Electric Utilities Suspension of Renewable Energy Project Applications
Table 6-1: Electric Retailers’ Share of Electricity Demand
Table 6-2: Electric Retailers’ Share of Electricity Demand
Table 6-3: Switching
Table 6-4: Types and Examples of PPSs
Table 7-1: Japan Smart Community Projects
Table 7-2: Demand-Side Management Programs Funded by METI
Table 7-3: BEMS METI Funded Demand Response Program
Table 7-4: Utility Demand Response Pilot Overview

List of Figures
Figure 3.1: Japan’s Power Grid
Figure 3.2: Japan’s Retail Market Reform 2000 to 2005
Figure 3.3: Electricity Supply System as of 2014
Figure 4.1: Major Power Plants by Generation Type
Figure 4.2: Electricity Generation Source (TWh)
Figure 4.3: Japan’s Electricity Grid
Figure 4.4: Location, Capacity and Status of Japan’s Nuclear Power Plants
Figure 4.5: Tokyo Household monthly invoice increase from March 2004 to March 2014
Figure 4.6: Comparison of Rate Increases for Electric Power to other public services (Tokyo Metropolitan)
Figure 4.7: Full Liberalization of Gas Retail Market
Figure 4.8: Cumulative Renewable Energy Capacity 2003-2013
Figure 5.1: Spot Market: 13,000kWh sold by Participate C to Participate A & B, ¥8.50 14:00-14:30
Figure 5.2: Guaranteeing Impartial Access to Transmission and Distribution
Figure 5.3: New Structure
Figure 5.4: OCCTO - Nationwide Electric System Coordinator
Figure 6.1: Electric Retailers’ Share of Electricity Demand
Figure 6.2: Market Share of Retailers for the Commercial and Industrial by Sales Kw-hours
Figure 6.3: Electric Retailers (PPS) Market Share Landscape
Figure 6.4: Market Sectors under Full Retail Competition 2016
Figure 7.1: Smart Meter Annual and Cumulative Installation Projection
Figure 7.2: Advanced Collaborative Research Organization for Smart Society at Waseda University

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  • Electric utilities of Japan
  • Chubu Electric Power
  • Chugoku Electric Power Company
  • Electric Power Development Company
  • Federation of Electric Power Companies
  • Hokkaido Electric Power Company
  • Hokuriku Electric Power Company
  • Japan Atomic Power Company
  • Kansai Electric Power Company
  • Kyushu Electric Power
  • Okinawa Electric Power Company
  • Shikoku Electric Power
  • Tohoku Electric Power
  • Tokyo Electric Power Company
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