Nuclear Plant Life Extension (PLEX) Market, Update 2018 – Global Market Size, Average Cost, Trends, and Key Country Analysis to 2030

“Nuclear Plant Life Extension (PLEX) Market, Update 2018 – Global Market Size, Average Cost, Trends, and Key Country Analysis to 2030” is the latest market analysis report from GlobalData, the industry analysis specialist.

The report provides a clear overview of and detailed insight into the global nuclear PLEX market. It explains the key drivers and challenges affecting the market and provides data covering historic and forecast nuclear PLEX market size, globally, and in nine key nuclear power markets - US, Canada, France, UK Spain, Russian Federation, Ukraine, Japan, and Republic of Korea.

The report uses data and information sourced from proprietary databases, primary and secondary research, and in-house analysis by GlobalData’s team of industry experts.

Scope

The report includes:

Nuclear power market study at global level and at key country level covering nine key countries in depth, and another 13 smaller nuclear PLEX markets.

Coverage of the key growth drivers and challenges related to each country’s PLEX market, and the influence of the environment and the country’s economy on the market.

Historic (2010-2017) and forecast (2018-2030) data for cumulative and annual installed nuclear power capacity and generation is provided at global and key country level.

The number and capacity of reactors starting PLEX each year during the historic and forecast periods.

Capital cost and market size data at key country and global level.

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Maximize potential in the growth of the PLEX market

Identify key partners and business-development avenues.

Respond to business structure, strategy and prospects.

Companies mentioned

Areva

SNC-Lavalin Doosan-Babcock Bechtel Hatch Ltd Aecon EDF Rosatom Group Westinghouse Kansai Electric Kyushu electric Kepco Plant Service and Engineering

Areva

SNC-Lavalin Doosan-Babcock Bechtel Hatch Ltd Aecon EDF Rosatom Group Westinghouse Kansai Electric Kyushu electric Kepco Plant Service and Engineering

Table of Contents

1. Table of Contents

1.1 List of Tables

1.2 List of Figures

2. Executive Summary

2.1. Aging Reactors Offer a Huge PLEX ...

1. Table of Contents

1.1 List of Tables

1.2 List of Figures

2. Executive Summary

2.1. Aging Reactors Offer a Huge PLEX Opportunity

2.2. While Europe Has the Highest Number of Old Reactors, Asia-Pacific Has the Least

2.3. Europe Had the Largest PLEX Market Size During 2010–2017 and is Also Expected to Have the Largest During 2018–2030

2.4. The US Had the Largest Number of Reactors Starting PLEX in 2017

3. Introduction

3.1. Nuclear PLEX Overview

3.2. PLEX Procedure

3.2.1. Project Initiation

3.2.2. Integrated Implementation Plan

3.2.2.1. Environmental Assessment

3.2.2.2. Integrated Safety Review

3.2.2.3. Global Assessment and Integrated Implementation Plan

3.2.2.4. Acceptance of the Adequacy of the Global Assessment Report

3.2.3. Project Execution

3.2.3.1. Planning of Project Execution

3.2.3.2. Programs and Processes

3.2.3.3. Project Monitoring

3.2.4. Return to Service

3.2.4.1. Commissioning Phases

3.2.4.2. Milestones

3.2.4.3. Hold points

3.2.4.4. Return to Normal Operation

3.2.5. Follow Up

3.3. GlobalData Report Guidance

4. Nuclear Power Market, Global

4.1. Nuclear Power Market, Global, Overview

4.2. Nuclear Power Market, Global, Installed Capacity, 2010–2030

4.3. Nuclear Power Market, Global, Generation, 2010–2030

5. PLEX Market, Global

5.1. PLEX Market, Global, Overview

5.2. PLEX Market, Global, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

5.3. PLEX Market, Global, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

5.4. PLEX Market, Global, Market Size, 2010–2030

5.5. PLEX Market, Global, Costs, 2010–2030

5.6. PLEX Market, Global, Key Drivers

5.6.1. Aging Nuclear Reactors

5.6.2. China’s Nuclear Ambition will Drive PLEX after 2040

5.6.3. Smaller Nations’ Keenness about Energy Independence

5.7. PLEX Market, Global, Key Restraints

5.7.1. Phase-out Plans in Europe

5.7.2. Resistance for PLEX from Environmental Organizations

5.7.3. Longer Design Lives of new Reactors

5.8. PLEX Market, Global, Regional and Country Analysis

5.8.1. Market Size by Region

5.8.2. PLEX projects by Region

5.8.3. Market Size by Country

6. PLEX Market, US

6.1. PLEX Market, US, Overview

6.2. PLEX Market, US, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

6.3. PLEX Market, US, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

6.4. PLEX Market, US, Market Size, 2010–2030

6.5. PLEX Market, US, Costs, 2010–2030

6.6. PLEX Market, US, Major Contractors

6.6.1. Areva

6.6.2. Westinghouse

6.6.3. General Electric

6.6.4. Babcock & Wilcox Company

6.6.5. Bechtel Power Corporation

6.7. PLEX Market, US, Key Drivers

6.7.1. Positive Public Opinion

6.8. PLEX Market, US, Key Restraints

6.8.1. Waste Disposal

6.8.2. Lack of Skilled Workers in Nuclear Industry

6.8.3. Advent of Shale Gas

7. PLEX Market, Canada

7.1. PLEX Market, Canada, Overview

7.2. PLEX Market, Canada, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

7.3. PLEX Market, Canada, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

7.4. PLEX Market, Canada, Market Size, 2010–2030

7.5. PLEX Market, Canada, Costs, 2010–2030

7.6. PLEX Market, Canada, Major Contractors

7.6.1. Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd

7.6.2. SNC-Lavalin Nuclear

7.6.3. Babcock & Wilcox Canada

7.7. PLEX Market, Canada, Key Drivers

7.7.1. Abundant Uranium Reserves

7.7.2. Rising Electricity Demand and the Need to Reduce Carbon Emissions

7.8. PLEX Market, Canada, Key Restraints

7.8.1. High Refurbishment Cost for Continued Operations

7.8.2. Safety Concerns and Anti-nuclear Public Opinion

8. PLEX Market, France

8.1. PLEX Market, France, Overview

8.2. PLEX Market, France, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

8.3. PLEX Market, France, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

8.4. PLEX Market, France, Market Size, 2010–2030

8.5. PLEX Market, France, Costs, 2010–2030

8.6. PLEX Market, France, Major Contractors

8.6.1. Électricité de France

8.6.2. Areva SA

8.6.3. Alstom

8.7. PLEX Market, France, Key Drivers

8.7.1. Economic Benefits of Life Extension of French Nuclear Reactors

8.7.2. Need to Reduce Carbon Emissions

8.7.3. Soaring Fossil Fuel Prices

8.8. PLEX Market, France, Key Restraints

8.8.1. Political Opposition to Nuclear Power

8.8.2. Anti-nuclear Public Opinion

9. PLEX Market, UK

9.1. PLEX Market, UK, Overview

9.2. PLEX Market, UK, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

9.3. PLEX Market, UK, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

9.4. PLEX Market, UK, Market Size, 2010–2030

9.5. PLEX Market, UK, Costs, 2010–2030

9.6. PLEX Market, UK, Major Contractors

9.7. PLEX Market, UK, Key Drivers

9.7.1. UK Greenhouse Gas Emissions Target

9.7.2. Public Opinion

9.8. PLEX Market, UK, Key Restraints

9.8.1. Solution for Nuclear Waste Disposal Urgently Required

10. PLEX Market, Spain

10.1. PLEX Market, Spain, Overview

10.2. PLEX Market, Spain, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

10.3. PLEX Market, Spain, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

10.4. PLEX Market, Spain, Market Size, 2010–2030

10.5. PLEX Market, Spain, Costs, 2010–2030

10.6. PLEX Market, Spain, Major Contractors

10.7. PLEX Market, Spain, Key Drivers

10.7.1. Sustainable Energy Law Amendment

10.7.2. Public Opinion

10.8. PLEX Market, Spain, Key Restraints

10.8.1. Different Stands of Political Parties

11. PLEX Market, Russian Federation

11.1. PLEX Market, Russian Federation, Overview

11.2. PLEX Market, Russian Federation, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

11.3. PLEX Market, Russian Federation, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

11.4. PLEX Market, Russian Federation, Market Size, 2010–2030

11.5. PLEX Market, Russian Federation, Costs, 2010–2030

11.6. PLEX Market, Russian Federation, Major Contractors

11.6.1. State Atomic Energy Corporation (Rosatom)

11.6.2. JSC Atomenergoproekt

11.7. PLEX Market, Russian Federation, Key Drivers

11.7.1. Government Support and Policies

11.7.2. Numerous Intergovernmental Agreements

11.7.3. Rosatom Plans PLEX for Most Reactors

11.8. PLEX Market, Russian Federation, Key Restraints

11.8.1. Substantial Fossil Fuel Reserves

12. PLEX Market, Ukraine

12.1. PLEX Market, Ukraine, Overview

12.2. PLEX Market, Ukraine, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

12.3. PLEX Market, Ukraine, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

12.4. PLEX Market, Ukraine, Market Size, 2010–2030

12.5. PLEX Market, Ukraine, Costs, 2010–2030

12.6. PLEX Market, Ukraine, Major Contractors

12.7. PLEX Market, Ukraine, Key Drivers

12.7.1. Rising Power Demand

12.7.2. Developing Nuclear Capacity to Reduce Reliance on Fossil Fuel Imports

12.8. PLEX Market, Ukraine, Key Restraints

12.8.1. UN Convention Challenges PLEX Activity

12.8.2. Agreements with Russia Affected by Political Unrest

13. PLEX Market, Japan

13.1. PLEX Market, Japan, Overview

13.2. PLEX Market, Japan, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

13.3. PLEX Market, Japan, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

13.4. PLEX Market, Japan, Market Size, 2010–2030

13.5. PLEX Market, Japan, Costs, 2010–2030

13.6. PLEX Market, Japan, Key Drivers

13.6.1. Soaring Power Demand

13.6.2. Need to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

13.7. PLEX Market, Japan, Key Restraints

13.7.1. Lack of Public Support

13.7.2. Lack of Domestic Uranium Resources Necessitates Imports to Meet Fuel Demand

14. PLEX Market, Republic of Korea

14.1. PLEX Market, Republic of Korea, Overview

14.2. PLEX Market, Republic of Korea, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

14.3. PLEX Market, Republic of Korea, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

14.4. PLEX Market, Republic of Korea, Market Size, 2010–2030

14.5. PLEX Market, Republic of Korea, Costs, 2010–2030

14.6. PLEX Market, Republic of Korea, Major Contractors

14.6.1. Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction

14.7. PLEX Market, Republic of Korea, Key Drivers

14.7.1. Soaring Power Demand

14.7.2. Increasing the Share of Nuclear Power to Help Limit Carbon Emissions

14.7.3. Substantial Fossil Fuel Imports Threaten Energy Security

14.8. PLEX Market, Republic of Korea, Key Restraints

14.8.1. Lack of Uranium Reserves

14.8.2. Inadequate Waste Storage Capacity

15. PLEX Market, Other Countries

15.1. PLEX Market, Argentina, Overview

15.2. PLEX Market, Brazil, Overview

15.3. PLEX Market, Armenia, Overview

15.4. PLEX Market, Belgium, Overview

15.5. PLEX Market, Bulgaria, Overview

15.6. PLEX Market, Czech Republic, Overview

15.7. PLEX Market, Hungary, Overview

15.8. PLEX Market, Romania, Overview

15.9. PLEX Market, Slovakia, Overview

15.10. PLEX Market, Sweden, Overview

15.11. PLEX Market, Switzerland, Overview

15.12. PLEX Market, India, Overview

15.13. PLEX Market, South Africa, Overview

16. Appendix

1.1. Abbreviations

1.2. Bibliography

1.3. Market Definitions

1.4. Methodology

1.4.1. For calculating the capacity and market size of nuclear plant life extension

1.4.2. Coverage

1.4.3. Secondary Research

1.4.4. Primary Research

1.4.5. Modeling and Forecasting

1.5. Contact Us

1.6. Disclaimer

List of tables

Table 1: PLEX Market, Global, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

Table 2: PLEX Market, Global, Market Size, 2010–2030

Table 3: PLEX Market ...

Table 1: PLEX Market, Global, Capacity of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

Table 2: PLEX Market, Global, Market Size, 2010–2030

Table 3: PLEX Market, Global, Average Cost by Type of Reactor ($/kW), 2010–2030

Table 4: PLEX Market, Global, Market Size by Region, 2010–2030

Table 5: PLEX Market, Global, Number of Reactors starting PLEX by Region, 2010–2030

Table 6: PLEX Market, US, Average Cost by Type of Reactor ($/kW), 2010–2030

Table 7: PLEX Market, Canada, Average Cost by Type of Reactor ($/kW), 2010–2030

Table 8: PLEX Market, France, Average Cost by Type of Reactor ($/kW), 2010–2030

Table 9: PLEX Market, Spain, Average Cost by Type of Reactor ($/kW), 2010–2030

Table 10: PLEX Market, Russian Federation, Average Cost by Type of Reactor ($/kW), 2010–2030

Table 11: Abbreviations

List of figures

Figure 1: PLEX Market, Global, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

Figure 2: PLEX Market, Global, Active Nuclear Reactors by Age and Region, 2018 ...

Figure 1: PLEX Market, Global, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

Figure 2: PLEX Market, Global, Active Nuclear Reactors by Age and Region, 2018

Figure 3: PLEX Market, Global, Market Size by Region, 2010–2030

Figure 4: PLEX Market, US, Number of Reactors Starting PLEX, 2010–2030

Figure 5: PLEX Process

Figure 6: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Cumulative Installed Capacity (GW), 2010–2030

Figure 7: Nuclear Power Market, Global, Generation (TWh) , 2010–2030

Figure 8: PLEX Market, Global, Snapshot, 2017

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