Japan

TABLE 1. ESTIMATED AVAILABLE ENERGY SOURCES

Estimated available energy sources
Fossil fuels Nuclear Renewables
Solid Liquid** Gas** Uranium*** Hydro Other
renewable
Total amount in specific units* 9.26 71.30 3.25 23.46 49.58 12.55
Total amount in exajoule (EJ)

TABLE 2. ENERGY STATISTICS

(EJ) Average annual growth rate (%)
2000 2010 2015 2018* 2000 to 2018*
Energy consumption**
- Total
22.71

22.00

20.02

19.73

-0.78
- Solids***
4.20

5.00

5.15

4.95

0.92
- Liquids***
11.16

8.86

8.14

7.41

-2.25
- Gases
3.06

3.99

4.66

4.51

2.18
- Nuclear****
2.86

2.46

0.08

0.55

-8.72
- Hydro****
0.75

0.72

0.73

0.69

-0.43
- Other
renewables****

0.68

0.97

1.27

1.61

4.89
Energy production
- Total
4.48

4.34

2.20

2.94

-2.32
- Solids***
0.07

0.03

0.03

0.02

-5.66
- Liquids***
0.03

0.03

0.02

0.02

-2.48
- Gases
0.11

0.15

0.11

0.10

-0.08
- Nuclear****
2.86

2.46

0.08

0.55

-8.72
- Hydro****
0.75

0.72

0.73

0.69

-0.43
- Other
renewables****

0.68

0.95

1.23

1.55

4.70
Net import (Import-Export)
- Total
18.46

17.73

17.81

16.81

-0.52
Stock change
-0.24

-0.07

0.01

-0.02

-

TABLE 3. INSTALLED CAPACITY, ELECTRICITY PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION

Average annual growth rate (%)
1980 1990 2000 2010 2015 2018* 2000 to 2018*
Capacity of electrical plants (GWe) G
- Thermal 80.77 104.09 138.16 135.07 143.04 171.47 1.28
- Nuclear 15.51 31.48 45.08 48.96 44.26 38.04 -0.99
- Hydro 28.54 36.32 44.85 43.85 45.79 49.58 0.59
- Wind 0.00 0.09 0.05 3.17
- Geothermal 0.13 0.24 0.50 0.50 0.47 0.46 -0.49
- Other renewable 0.01 0.09 8.92
- Total 124.95 172.12 228.60 228.48 231.48 271.69 1.02
Electricity production (TWh) G
- Thermal 317.7 446.6 526.9 553.3 675.7 726.2 1.91
- Nuclear 82.0 201.4 321.3 288.2 9.4 62.1 -9.22
- Hydro 84.5 88.1 89.3 74.2 74.9 85.0 -0.29
- Wind 0.0 0.1 0.1 5.9
- Geothermal 0.9 1.5 3.1 2.5 2.4 2.1 -2.26
- Other renewable 0.0 0.1 10.8
- Total** 485.5 737.6 940.7 918.2 762.4 892.2 -0.31
Total electricity consumption (TWh)*** 575.1
848.4

1073.9
1 141.0 1 039.8 1050.5 -0.02

TABLE 4. ENERGY RELATED RATIOS

1980 1990 2000 2010 2015
2018*
Energy consumption per capita (GJ/capita)** 136 160 180 173 156
155
Electricity consumption per capita (kWh/capita) 4915 6889
8504
8990 8120
8243
Electricity production/Energy production (%) 83.4 85.9 84.3 96.4 172.1
129.5
Nuclear/Total electricity (%)*** 16.9 27.3 34.2 31.4 1.2 7.0
Ratio of external dependency (%)***** 84.4 81.7 80.3 80.3 89.0
85.1

TABLE 5: STATUS AND PERFORMANCE OF NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS AS OF 31. DECEMBER 2019

Reactor Unit Type Net
Capacity
[MW(e)]
Status Operator Reactor
Supplier
Construction
Date
First
Criticality
Date
First Grid
Date
Commercial
Date
Shutdown
Date
UCF
for
2019
GENKAI-3 PWR 1127 Operational KYUSHU MHI 1988-06-01 1993-05-28 1993-06-15 1994-03-18 80.1
GENKAI-4 PWR 1127 Operational KYUSHU MHI 1992-07-15 1996-10-23 1996-11-12 1997-07-25 80.4
HAMAOKA-3 BWR 1056 Operational CHUBU TOSHIBA 1983-04-18 1986-11-21 1987-01-20 1987-08-28 0.0
HAMAOKA-4 BWR 1092 Operational CHUBU TOSHIBA 1989-10-13 1992-12-02 1993-01-27 1993-09-03 0.0
HAMAOKA-5 BWR 1325 Operational CHUBU TOSHIBA 2000-07-12 2004-03-23 2004-04-30 2005-01-18 0.0
HIGASHI DORI-1 (TOHOKU) BWR 1067 Operational TOHOKU TOSHIBA 2000-11-07 2005-01-24 2005-03-09 2005-12-08 0.0
IKATA-3 PWR 846 Operational SHIKOKU MHI 1990-10-01 1994-02-23 1994-03-29 1994-12-15 98.3
KASHIWAZAKI KARIWA-1 BWR 1067 Operational TEPCO TOSHIBA 1980-06-05 1984-12-12 1985-02-13 1985-09-18 0.0
KASHIWAZAKI KARIWA-2 BWR 1067 Operational TEPCO TOSHIBA 1985-11-18 1989-11-30 1990-02-08 1990-09-28 0.0
KASHIWAZAKI KARIWA-3 BWR 1067 Operational TEPCO TOSHIBA 1989-03-07 1992-10-19 1992-12-08 1993-08-11 0.0
KASHIWAZAKI KARIWA-4 BWR 1067 Operational TEPCO HITACHI 1990-03-05 1993-11-01 1993-12-21 1994-08-11 0.0
KASHIWAZAKI KARIWA-5 BWR 1067 Operational TEPCO HITACHI 1985-06-20 1989-07-20 1989-09-12 1990-04-10 0.0
KASHIWAZAKI KARIWA-6 BWR 1315 Operational TEPCO TOSHIBA 1992-11-03 1995-12-18 1996-01-29 1996-11-07 0.0
KASHIWAZAKI KARIWA-7 BWR 1315 Operational TEPCO HITACHI 1993-07-01 1996-11-01 1996-12-17 1997-07-02 0.0
MIHAMA-3 PWR 780 Operational KEPCO MHI 1972-08-07 1976-01-28 1976-02-19 1976-12-01 0.0
OHI-3 PWR 1127 Operational KEPCO MHI 1987-10-03 1991-05-17 1991-06-07 1991-12-18 78.1
OHI-4 PWR 1127 Operational KEPCO MHI 1988-06-13 1992-05-28 1992-06-19 1993-02-02 79.6
ONAGAWA-2 BWR 796 Operational TOHOKU TOSHIBA 1991-04-12 1994-11-02 1994-12-23 1995-07-28 0.0
ONAGAWA-3 BWR 796 Operational TOHOKU TOSHIBA 1998-01-23 2001-04-26 2001-05-30 2002-01-30 0.0
SENDAI-1 PWR 846 Operational KYUSHU MHI 1979-12-15 1983-08-25 1983-09-16 1984-07-04 80.1
SENDAI-2 PWR 846 Operational KYUSHU MHI 1981-10-12 1985-03-18 1985-04-05 1985-11-28 80.4
SHIKA-1 BWR 505 Operational HOKURIKU HITACHI 1989-07-01 1992-11-20 1993-01-12 1993-07-30 0.0
SHIKA-2 BWR 1108 Operational HOKURIKU HITACHI 2001-08-20 2005-05-26 2005-07-04 2006-03-15 0.0
SHIMANE-2 BWR 789 Operational CHUGOKU HITACHI 1985-02-02 1988-05-25 1988-07-11 1989-02-10 0.0
TAKAHAMA-1 PWR 780 Operational KEPCO WH/MHI 1970-04-25 1974-03-14 1974-03-27 1974-11-14 0.0
TAKAHAMA-2 PWR 780 Operational KEPCO MHI 1971-03-09 1974-12-20 1975-01-17 1975-11-14 0.0
TAKAHAMA-3 PWR 830 Operational KEPCO MHI 1980-12-12 1984-04-17 1984-05-09 1985-01-17 100.0
TAKAHAMA-4 PWR 830 Operational KEPCO MHI 1981-03-19 1984-10-11 1984-11-01 1985-06-05 71.3
TOKAI-2 BWR 1060 Operational JAPCO GE 1973-10-03 1978-01-18 1978-03-13 1978-11-28 0.0
TOMARI-1 PWR 550 Operational HEPCO MHI 1985-04-18 1988-11-16 1988-12-06 1989-06-22 0.0
TOMARI-2 PWR 550 Operational HEPCO MHI 1985-06-13 1990-07-25 1990-08-27 1991-04-12 0.0
TOMARI-3 PWR 866 Operational HEPCO MHI 2004-11-18 2009-03-03 2009-03-20 2009-12-22 0.0
TSURUGA-2 PWR 1108 Operational JAPCO MHI 1982-11-06 1986-05-28 1986-06-19 1987-02-17 0.0
OHMA BWR 1328 Under Construction EPDC H/G 2010-05-07
SHIMANE-3 BWR 1325 Under Construction CHUGOKU HITACHI 2007-10-12
FUGEN ATR HWLWR 148 Permanent Shutdown JAEA HITACHI 1972-05-10 1978-03-20 1978-07-29 1979-03-20 2003-03-29
FUKUSHIMA-DAIICHI-1 BWR 439 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO GE/GETSC 1967-07-25 1970-10-10 1970-11-17 1971-03-26 2011-05-19
FUKUSHIMA-DAIICHI-2 BWR 760 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO GE/T 1969-06-09 1973-05-10 1973-12-24 1974-07-18 2011-05-19
FUKUSHIMA-DAIICHI-3 BWR 760 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO TOSHIBA 1970-12-28 1974-09-06 1974-10-26 1976-03-27 2011-05-19
FUKUSHIMA-DAIICHI-4 BWR 760 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO HITACHI 1973-02-12 1978-01-28 1978-02-24 1978-10-12 2011-05-19
FUKUSHIMA-DAIICHI-5 BWR 760 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO TOSHIBA 1972-05-22 1977-08-26 1977-09-22 1978-04-18 2013-12-17
FUKUSHIMA-DAIICHI-6 BWR 1067 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO GE/T 1973-10-26 1979-03-09 1979-05-04 1979-10-24 2013-12-17
FUKUSHIMA-DAINI-1 BWR 1067 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO TOSHIBA 1976-03-16 1981-06-17 1981-07-31 1982-04-20 2019-09-30 0.0
FUKUSHIMA-DAINI-2 BWR 1067 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO HITACHI 1979-05-25 1983-04-26 1983-06-23 1984-02-03 2019-09-30 0.0
FUKUSHIMA-DAINI-3 BWR 1067 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO TOSHIBA 1981-03-23 1984-10-18 1984-12-14 1985-06-21 2019-09-30 0.0
FUKUSHIMA-DAINI-4 BWR 1067 Permanent Shutdown TEPCO HITACHI 1981-05-28 1986-10-24 1986-12-17 1987-08-25 2019-09-30 0.0
GENKAI-1 PWR 529 Permanent Shutdown KYUSHU MHI 1971-09-15 1975-01-28 1975-02-14 1975-10-15 2015-04-27
GENKAI-2 PWR 529 Permanent Shutdown KYUSHU MHI 1977-02-01 1980-05-21 1980-06-03 1981-03-30 2019-04-09 0.0
HAMAOKA-1 BWR 515 Permanent Shutdown CHUBU TOSHIBA 1971-06-10 1974-06-20 1974-08-13 1976-03-17 2009-01-30
HAMAOKA-2 BWR 806 Permanent Shutdown CHUBU TOSHIBA 1974-06-14 1978-03-28 1978-05-04 1978-11-29 2009-01-30
IKATA-1 PWR 538 Permanent Shutdown SHIKOKU MHI 1973-09-01 1977-01-29 1977-02-17 1977-09-30 2016-05-10
IKATA-2 PWR 538 Permanent Shutdown SHIKOKU MHI 1978-08-01 1981-07-31 1981-08-19 1982-03-19 2018-05-23
JPDR BWR 12 Permanent Shutdown JAEA GE 1960-12-01 1963-08-22 1963-10-26 1965-03-15 1976-03-18
MIHAMA-1 PWR 320 Permanent Shutdown KEPCO WH 1967-02-01 1970-07-29 1970-08-08 1970-11-28 2015-04-27
MIHAMA-2 PWR 470 Permanent Shutdown KEPCO MHI 1968-05-29 1972-04-10 1972-04-21 1972-07-25 2015-04-27
MONJU FBR 246 Permanent Shutdown JAEA T/H/F/M 1986-05-10 1994-04-05 1995-08-29 2017-12-05
OHI-1 PWR 1120 Permanent Shutdown KEPCO WH 1972-10-26 1977-12-02 1977-12-23 1979-03-27 2018-03-01
OHI-2 PWR 1120 Permanent Shutdown KEPCO WH 1972-12-08 1978-09-14 1978-10-11 1979-12-05 2018-03-01
ONAGAWA-1 BWR 498 Permanent Shutdown TOHOKU TOSHIBA 1980-07-08 1983-10-18 1983-11-18 1984-06-01 2018-12-21
SHIMANE-1 BWR 439 Permanent Shutdown CHUGOKU HITACHI 1970-07-02 1973-06-01 1973-12-02 1974-03-29 2015-04-30
TOKAI-1 GCR 137 Permanent Shutdown JAPCO GEC 1961-03-01 1965-05-04 1965-11-10 1966-07-25 1998-03-31
TSURUGA-1 BWR 340 Permanent Shutdown JAPCO GE 1966-11-24 1969-10-03 1969-11-16 1970-03-14 2015-04-27
Data source: IAEA - Power Reactor Information System (PRIS).
Note: Table is completely generated from PRIS data to reflect the latest available information and may be more up to date than the text of the report.