Research and Markets: Analyzing Nuclear Power in Japan 2013
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http://pdf.reuters.com/htmlnews/8knews.asp?i=43059c3bf0e37541&u=urn:newsml:reuters.com:20130306:nBw065560a DUBLIN--(Business Wire)-- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vvmc54/analyzing_nuclear) has announced the addition of the "Analyzing Nuclear Power in Japan" report to their offering. Since 1973, nuclear energy has been a national strategic priority in Japan, as the nation is heavily dependent on imported fuel, with fuel imports accounting for 61% of energy production. In 2008, after the opening of 8 brand new nuclear plants in Japan (2 on the Island of Hokkaido, 3 on Honshu, and 1 each on Kyushu, Shikoku, and Tanagashima) Japan became the third largest nuclear power user in the world with 53 nuclear reactors. The report - Analyzing Nuclear Power in Japan - by Aruvian's R'search, explores the importance of nuclear power in today's world, with Section One being dedicated to Understanding the Basics of Nuclear Power. The report looks at the basics of the nuclear industry that is, how a plant works, analyzing and understanding the fuel cycle, the various components which are involved in the working of a nuclear power plant, and much more. Economics, issues and barriers, and other such factors are also explored in-depth in this report. Key Topics Covered: A. Executive Summary Section 1: Understanding Nuclear Power B. Basics of the Nuclear Industry C. Profiling the Global Nuclear Power Industry D. Global Climate Change & Nuclear Power E. Challenges & Barriers to Nuclear Power F. Fukushima Nuclear Accident of 2011 G. Future of the Nuclear Power Industry Section 2: Nuclear Power Industry in Japan A. Japan's Energy Reserves B. Governmental Scenario C. Analyzing Nuclear Power in Japan D. Non-Nuclear Weapons Policy in Japan E. Japan's Three-Non Nuclear Principles F. Case Study: US-Japan Joint Nuclear Energy Action Plan G. Analyzing the Major Nuclear Power Plants in Japan H. Major Nuclear Accidents in Japan I. Major Industry Players & Organizations J. Future Perspective for Japan's Nuclear Power Industry Section 3: Conclusion A. Appendix B. Glossary of Terms Companies Mentioned * Chubu Electric * Chugoku * Hokkaido Electric Power Company * Hokuriku Electric Power Company * Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) * Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute * Japan Atomic Power Company * Japan Nuclear Fuel Limited * Japanese Atomic Energy Commission * Japanese Nuclear Safety Commission * Kansai Electric Power Company (KEPCO) * Kyushu Electric * Mitsubishi Heavy Industries / Atmea * Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency (NISA) * Power Reactor and Nuclear Fuel Development Corporation (PNC) * Shikoku Electric Power Company * Stop Rokkasho * The Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) * Tohoku Electric * Toshiba For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vvmc54/analyzing_nuclear Research and Markets Laura Wood, Senior Manager. firstname.lastname@example.org U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907 Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716 Sector: Nuclear Power Copyright Business Wire 2013