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Japan power markets long-term outlook 2015

Japan power markets long-term outlook 2015

Report summary

Japan's power market has yet to recover from the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami, as electricity demand remains weak and all but one of the country's nuclear plants remain offline. 

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  • Japan power markets outlook 2015 PDF - 579.22 KB 19 Pages, 6 Tables, 9 Figures
  • Japan.xls XLS - 848.44 KB


Due to their sensitivity to political events and the global economy, energy demand and trade remain extremely volatile. The rapidly changing cost environment for hydrocarbon production and renewable energy, combined with energy policy changes, means the fuel mix in energy markets can be unpredictable at best. Further complicating the outlook is the transition and pace of the energy-intensive developing world from industrial to services-based economic growth, supporting the growing need for power generation.

This Energy Markets Long Term Outlook report provides a multi-fuel supply and demand forecast supported by a breakdown of the key facts.

Companies involved in all sectors of the energy industry can use this long term outlook report to assess inter-fuel dynamics and market drivers for strategic planning and investment opportunities. Use it to understand supply and demand fundamentals across hydrocarbon and renewables.

Analysing 92 markets and providing comprehensive coverage of global energy supply and demand, Wood Mackenzie is ideally placed to offer extensive expertise and robust knowledge of the energy markets sector. We write detailed supply and demand forecasts across all fuels and sectors based on our objective, proprietary data.

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  • Executive summary
  • Demand
    • Residential/commercial
    • Industry
  • Supply
    • Nuclear
    • Coal
    • Gas
    • Oil
    • Hydro
    • Renewables
  • Market structure
    • Organisation
    • Competitive landscape
  • Key companies
    • 10-EPCOs
      • Tokyo Electric (TEPCO)
      • Kansai Electric (KEPCO)
      • Chubu Electric
      • Kyushu Electric
      • Tohoku Electric
      • Chugoku Electric
      • Hokkaido Electric
      • Hokuriku Electric
      • Shikoku Electric
      • Okinawa Electric
    • Wholesale Electric Utilities
      • J-Power
      • Japan Atomic Power Company (JAPC)
  • Policy and regulation
    • Policy
    • Regulation
    • Reform
  • Infrastructure
  • Prices

In this report there are 15 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
  • Demand
    • Electricity demand (2005-2035)
    • Electricity demand by sector (2014)
    • Electricity demand (2005-2035)
  • Supply
    • Power output by fuel (2005-2035)
    • Generation capacity by fuel (2005-2035)
    • Electricity output by fuel (2014)
    • Electricity output by fuel (2005-2035)
    • Fuel inputs to power generation (2005-2035)
  • Market structure
    • Power market structure
    • Japanese generating companies and capacity breakdown (MW)
  • Key companies
  • Policy and regulation
  • Infrastructure
    • National transmission and distribution network
    • Electricity infrastructure map
    • Electricity supply regions
  • Prices
    • Electricity prices (2009-2013) in yen/kWh
    • Electricity price (2009-2013) in US ¢/kWh
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