The preparation of Country Nuclear Power Profiles (CNPP) was initiated within the framework of the IAEA's programme on assessment and feedback of nuclear power plant performance. It responded to a need for a database and a technical publication containing a description of the energy and economic situation, the energy and the electricity sector, and the primary organizations involved in nuclear power in IAEA Member States. The CNPP covers background information on the status and development of nuclear power programmes in countries having nuclear plants in operation and/or plants under construction. It reviews the organizational and industrial aspects of nuclear power programmes in participating countries, and provides information about the relevant legislative, regulatory and international frameworks in each country. The CNPP compiles the current issues in the new environment within which the electricity and nuclear sector operates, i.e. energy policy, and privatization and deregulation in these sectors, the role of government, nuclear energy and climate change, and safety and waste management, which differ from country to country. (This publication is also availableToday, Toshiba, Hitachi and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries have emerged as Japana#39;s representative suppliers of nuclear ... Decommissioning information and plans It is Japana#39;s fundamental policy to dismantle and remove decommissioned anbsp;...
|Title||:||Country nuclear power profiles|
|Author||:||International Atomic Energy Agency|
|Publisher||:||Intl Atomic Energy Agency - 2004|